Senior Adviser, University Governance

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Location
Perth, Australia
Posted
10 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Jan 2018
Ref
002/2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • Strategic and Governance Services Centre 
  • Joondalup Campus 
  • $113,602 - $118,875 pa (HEW 9)
  • Full Time, Fixed-Term (6 months)

Overview

University Governance is seeking someone to fill the role of Senior Adviser for a 6 month, fixed-term contract. The Senior Adviser provides support and advice regarding University Governance with a particular focus on the drafting and reviewing of delegated legislation.  

You will be part of a team providing high level support and advice to ECU’s governing Council and related sub-committees, and to senior staff of the University. The team also works closely with the ECU Student Guild on governance-related matters. 

As Senior Adviser you will work with a high degree of autonomy on often complex tasks and projects. You will provide high quality advice and support to the Manager University Governance, as well as working closely with University Governance Advisers. You will have excellent writing and analytical skills and a thorough knowledge of the legislative and policy framework affecting higher education providers.

You will be a strong team player and will demonstrate personal attributes consistent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence.

Benefits & Remuneration

This position attracts a salary of $113,602 to $118,875 pa, plus 9.5% University superannuation contribution. A part-time appointment (remunerated pro rata) will be considered for the right applicant.

Contact

Interested applicants are welcome to call Jo Quinn, Director, Strategic and Governance Services, on 0411 697 099 during business hours for further information.

How to apply

Please upload your CV and a concise expression of interest describing your suitability for this position (maximum two pages), together with a recent example of a piece of written work authored by you. Interviews with short-listed applicants are expected to take place on Thursday 8 February 2018.

Applications close on Sunday 28 January 2018 at 11.30 pm AWST

PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED FROM CANDIDATES WHO HAVE THE RELEVANT WORKING RIGHTS TO FILL THIS POSITION.

ECU is diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address underrepresentation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds.