Senior Academic Services Officer (HEO 5)

University of South Australia
June 13, 2024
Offerd Salary:$76,304
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  • Open to Australian Aboriginal Peoples and UniSA employees only

  • Full-time, continuing position based in Clinical and Health Sciences at the City West campus
  • Commencement Salary: $76,304 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
  • About You

    You are a motivated senior administration officer with the ability to provide advice and solutions through logical, creative and innovating thinking. You have high-level project coordination and interpersonal skills with the ability to appropriately communicate and build relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders.

    About the Role

    Reporting to the Team Leader: Academic Services (Research), you will be responsible for undertaking administrative activities that support the academic unit's program delivery, research and consultancy activities. You will liaise with key industry and university stakeholders and ensure consistent interpretation and application of policies and procedures.

    About the Clinical and Health Sciences Academic Unit

    One of seven Academic Units, UniSA Clinical and Health Sciences offers a wide range of degrees and conducts world-class research in the fields of nursing, midwifery, pharmacy, pharmaceutical science, medical sciences, laboratory medicine, and food and nutrition science with a strong focus on creating positive health outcomes for communities. Our degrees are designed and delivered to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry, ensuring graduates are career ready and equipped with the skills to meet future demands.

    Students learn from industry professionals and their experience extends beyond the classroom, with access to purpose-built facilities, including a wide range of laboratories and simulated hospital and health services environments located on campus. Students also get hands-on experience by completing fieldwork and clinical placement throughout their studies. UniSA Clinical and Health Sciences has clinical agreements with all local health networks, major hospitals, private health providers, rural health networks, aged care services and mental health services.

    Essential Skills and Experience

  • Experience working in a senior administrative position in a complex organisation, involving the provision of advice and recommendations to senior staff
  • Highly developed research and analytical skills and experience in the interpretation of policies and procedures
  • Organisational skills to manage multiple priorities and projects within tight timelines
  • High level verbal and interpersonal skills including experience in liaising with internal and external stakeholders to an organisation to deliver quality customer service
  • Demonstrated experience in writing briefings and reports for a wide range of audiences
  • Benefits

    Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Employee assistance and development programs
  • A variety of leave arrangements
  • Start Your Unstoppable Career

    The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

    Please address your cover letter to Amra Delibasic, Consultant: Recruitment Central. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at [email protected] using job reference number 6218.

    Applications close: 11.30pm Thursday 13 June 2024

    To be eligible to apply for internal positions, you must either identify as an Australian Aboriginal Person, or be a current UniSA continuing, fixed-term or casual staff member at the time the position is advertised and have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of the appointment.

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