Program and Business Lead

Monash University
May 30, 2024
Offerd Salary:$131,473 - $139,551
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Program and Business Lead

Job No.: 664918

Location: Melbourne CBD

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12-month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $131,473 - $139,551 pa HEW Level 09 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them
  • At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – 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.

    Learn more about Monash.

    The Organisation

    Climateworks Centre is an expert, independent adviser, acting as a bridge between research and action to accelerate the transition to net zero emissions for Australia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific. It also benefits from strong relationships with an international network of affiliated organisations that support effective policies, financing, and action for greenhouse gas emissions reductions.

    Climateworks was co-founded in 2009 by The Myer Foundation and Monash University and works within the Monash Sustainable Development Institute. There's a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It's the feeling that you're a part of something special. Something significant. If you're looking for the next chapter in your career, it's here. You'll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that's filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.

    The Opportunity

    Shape the Future of Sustainability Education: Join Climateworks Centre as a Program and Business Lead.

    Are you ready to lead the charge in sustainability education? We're seeking a Program and Business Lead to spearhead our innovative professional education initiative, designed to empower both the public and private sectors with essential net zero knowledge and skills.

    About the Role:

  • Strategic Impact: Play a key role in driving our cross-institute program, aligning with our strategic and business objectives
  • Leadership: Manage development timelines, drive business development and sales, and ensure financial targets are met
  • Collaboration: Work alongside the Head of Program Delivery at Climateworks Centre and the Director of Education at MSDI to launch an exciting new suite of education products
  • Your Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Planning: Contribute to the creation and implementation of a cutting-edge professional education offering in the climate change and net zero space
  • Product Lifecycle Management: Lead the strategy for our education products, ensuring alignment across teams and maintaining business performance
  • Innovation: Take charge of the creative process, from generating ideas to prioritising them to meet key business objectives.
  • Cross-Functional Leadership: Coordinate activities across various teams to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Team Development: Mentor and manage a team of professionals to achieve outstanding business outcomes
  • Who You Are:

  • Educated and Experienced: With a postgraduate qualification in business management or a related field, and with extensive experience in program management and business development and the management and delivery of professional education
  • Skilled Leader: Adept at managing educational product lifecycles from ideation to launch, with a keen eye for seizing market opportunities
  • Join us and be at the forefront of shaping a sustainable future through education. Apply now to become our Program and Business Lead and turn strategic visions into reality.

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

    Be part of our story. Work with us to#ChangeIt.

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

    Your employment is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of all pre- employment and/or background checks required for the role, as determined by the University.

    To Apply

    Please submit a current copy of your resume along with a cover letter in which you outline how you meet the key selection criteria.

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


    Michaela Morris, Head of Program Delivery, Climateworks Centre, +61 449 975 540

    Position Description

    Program and Business Lead

    Closing Date

    Thursday 30 May 2024, 11:55pm AEST

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