Global Experience Advisor

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Posted
09 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Jan 2018
Ref
559437
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time, Fixed Term position until March 2019
  • $83,397 - $90,272 + super

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The Global Development Portfolio is responsible for making RMIT genuinely global in reputation, operations and outlook. Under the leadership of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Development) and Vice President, the portfolio:

  • identifies, reviews and harnesses opportunities to further enhance RMIT's global model,
  • nurtures RMIT alumni and stewards RMIT's philanthropic activity,
  • leads and coordinates RMIT's global education partnerships,
  • manages global experience opportunities for RMIT students, staff and alumni.

In addition, it connects and coordinates RMIT's presences throughout the world including RMIT entities in Australia, Vietnam and Europe (Spain) and representative offices in other countries.

The Role & Your Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Manager, Global Experiences, the Global Experience Advisor is responsible for coordinating a range of international global mobility programs to ensure exciting and relevant programming is available to students across all of RMIT and its global entities. This role works closely with colleagues within RMIT's Global Development portfolio and across the University to achieve ambitious objectives for improved student mobility outcomes. The position is a key connection for RMIT students seeking to participate in Global Experience programs, and the Advisor is an integral part of a team that delivers student-centric, proactive and timely customer service experience for all students across all RMIT global entities.

Skills & Experience Required

You will coordinate a range of international global mobility programs and establish and manage the relationship between RMIT and partner institutions and organisations to ensure achievement of group, portfolio and university goals. This role will see you contribute to the development of RMIT's Global Mobility strategy and action plan and the achievement of goals and targets. Important to this role will be your experience in developing and delivering transformative student programming in the University sector. Key to your success will be your experience with international or cross-cultural work experience and sensitivity to cultural differences and communication issues as well as the ability to exercise initiative, to think creatively, monitor and evaluate program and process performance and to meet deadlines in a complex and demanding environment

To Apply

To view a position description, please visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job# 559437 or for further information please contact Linda Rust on (03) 9925 5185.

Applications close on Tuesday 23 January 2018.

Applicants must separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.