Director, Major Projects

Monash University
February 05, 2023
Offerd Salary:$188,449
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Director, Major Projects

Job No.: 646306

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 3-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $188,449 pa HEW Level 10B (plus 17% employer superannuation)

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  • At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something ground breaking – a place where great things happen.

    We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That's why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

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    The Opportunity

    The Director, Major Projects will be responsible for the provision of high- level advice, project management and research to inform senior decision-making and support the strategic directions of the Provost's office.

    Reporting to the Chief of Staff, the Director, Major Projects will take a lead role in researching and benchmarking in order to provide the intelligence to inform key strategic initiatives and projects, including developing and managing programs, preparing proposals and presentations, as well as influencing and negotiating on internal priorities and agendas.

    This role will also be responsible for leading, managing and coordinating key projects with a whole of university impact, drawing on resources and subject matter experts to achieve the outcomes and aims of the Provost.

    Key to this role is demonstrated strong project management skills and experience in developing and implementing strategic solutions to complex projects and problems. In addition, the successful candidate will have exceptional communication, consulting and relationship management skills with the ability to expertly prepare briefings and other papers, provide authoritative advice and effectively communicate with individuals at all levels.

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

    Join the pursuit of our purpose to build a better future for ourselves and our communities – #ChangeIt with us.

    Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily.

    This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

    For instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”.


    Mr Trent Gillam, Chief of Staff, Office of the Provost and Senior Vice- President +61 417 503 331

    Position Description

    Director, Major Projects

    Closing Date

    Sunday 5 February 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

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