Join a small supportive and agile team
Varied and complex domestic and international transactions
Live and work in scenic regional NSW
Continuing, Full time (Part time of 80% may be considered)
Level 7 - $95,414 FTE to $104,255 FTE pa (plus 17% superannuation)
Bathurst, Orange or Wagga Wagga with hybrid working arrangements
You will be responsible for undertaking and contributing to key aspects of
research contract negotiation and management ensuring the University's risk
exposure is managed appropriately, ensuring stakeholders are aware and
understand the key terms and conditions of research contracts, and undertaking
some tasks of a legal nature.
To be successful you will have:
A relevant degree or an equivalent level of knowledge gained through any
other combination of education, training and/or experience.
Proven skills and experience in contract administration and experience in
reviewing, drafting and managing research contracts.
Ability to identify, manage and mitigate risk through the development of
compliant financial, commercial, legal and research grants, contracts and
Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in
the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or
for further information on completing the application process please visit our
how to apply page or contact us.
We are a university of the land and people of our regions. True to the
character of regional Australia we have gumption, we have soul and we
collaborate with others. We develop holistic, far-sighted people who help
their communities grow and flourish.
The Wiradjuri phrase yindyamarra winhanganha means the wisdom of
respectfully knowing how to live well in a world worth living in. This phrase
represents who we are at Charles Sturt University – our ethos. It comes from
traditional Indigenous Australian knowledge, but it also speaks to the mission
of universities – to develop and spread wisdom to make the world a better
Harnessing technology, we thrive as a distributed yet connected community,
welcoming and engaging with people across Australia and the world.
The Office of Research Services and Graduate Studies is a key operational
unit within the DVC (R) portfolio. The critical role of the Office of
Research Services and Graduate Studies is to provide an integrated suite of
high standard research administration and support services. Effective
leadership of the Office of Research Services and Graduate Studies is
essential to ensure excellence in research higher degree candidature
management, research grants and contracts administration, research finance and
commercialisation, research information management and reporting, research
compliance and research policy development. These activities are undertaken
through active liaison with internal and external stakeholders and a strong
The University offers a great work-life balance, professional development
opportunities and generous financial benefits.
Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to
diversity and inclusion. This is demonstrated through our Athena SWAN Bronze
Institutional Award and our participation as a member in the Australian
Workplace Equality Index. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous
Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and
non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQA+; and those from
culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or
applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.
Additional information is available in the position description or by
Robert Doubleday Senior Manager, Research Grants and Partnerships
Ph: 02 6933 2811
Closing Date: 11 pm, 18 February 2024