Program Manager, Translating Research at Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia
07 May 2018
End of advertisement period
24 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Translating Research at Melbourne (TRaM)
Faculty of Business and Economics

Salary: $99,199 - $107,370 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Melbourne is seeking a Program Manager to help TRaM develop the entrepreneurial capability of researchers. The Program Manager will create and deliver consistent, high-quality training and development for all participants across the suite of TRaM programs. Reporting to the Director, you will work as part of a high performing team, empowering the team to work independently and achieve success, assist the Faculty and Advancement to secure funding and partnerships to meet TRaM’s strategic objectives and ensure that the program is equipped with the critical capabilities (people and infrastructure) to achieve its strategic goals and make its values real.

To be successful in this role you will have extensive relevant experience and an appropriate postgraduate qualification or progress towards postgraduate qualifications. You will be outcome focused and possess high level interpersonal and verbal communication skills; along with project management skills. You will also have proven skills in staff management and leadership in a collaborative environment. Experience in or an understanding of the higher education sector and entrepreneurial frameworks and methodologies for the training and development of research entrepreneurial would be desirable.

A full list of selection criteria for the role can be found in the attached position description.

Close date: 24 May 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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