Senior Planning and Governance Officer

Banyule, Australia
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Manage projects to deliver excellence in planning and governance
  • Join a high performing and highly collegiate planning and governance team
  • Leafy Bundoora location - Full-time fixed-term until 28 June 2019 - $92,830 - $ 106,409 p.a + up to 17% superannuation

About the role

Take a prominent role in key planning activities in the College such as enrolment load planning and business planning. Working with a wide range of senior stakeholders, you will support the strategic and operational decision making framework for the College and help to implement continuous improvement initiatives and ensure adherence to compliance and best practice in planning and governance operations.

Skills & Experience

As a highly motivated self-starter, you will have strong analytical skills, business acumen and a demonstrated ability to apply theoretical knowledge and/or policy expertise coupled with management and leadership capability.

Proven experience working with and influencing senior management, managing multiple stakeholders and multiple projects concurrently is essential.

Demonstrated ability to form a detailed knowledge of academic and administrative policies and the interrelationships between a range of policies and activities across a complex organisation will see you succeed in this role.

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.


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How to Apply

Closing date: 22 July 2018

Position Enquiries: Dominic Eyre 94795115

Please address Key Selection Criteria and attach these with your application.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact HR Assist on 9479 1234.