Senior Coordinator, Student Experience & Events

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
November 30, 2022
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  • Full-time, Continuing position

  • Salary Level HEW 8 + 17% Superannuation and Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Based at the Melbourne CBD campus, but may be required to work and/or be based at other campuses of the University

  • About the Role

    This newly created role within the Student Experience team will see you draw on your expertise in people leadership and events management to provide high- level support for the planning, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of student events at the College of Business and Law.

    As a Senior Coordinator, you will work collaboratively with Marketing and Strategy, International, Schools and Industry teams to design events that drive participation, engagement and belonging, thus enhancing the student experience. This will involve leveraging the use of technology and social media marketing campaigns to support the delivery of both strategic and operational large-scale events such as Open Day and Orientation.

    You will bring a modern and forward-thinking approach to identifying new ways of working collaboratively with internal stakeholders across the University and will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. You will work closely with the Manager, Student Experience and will lead a team of four staff members.

    To be successful in this position, you'll have as a minimum:

  • Excellent relationship building and negotiation skills, with the ability to work collegiately with academic and professional staff, students and external clients from diverse backgrounds.

  • Demonstrated high-level of emotional intelligence with proven well- developed leadership and team-building skills and experience coaching and aligning teams to achieve high performance outcomes.

  • Extensive experience in developing and executing successful major events, spanning both physical and virtual platforms.

  • Proven initiative and problem-solving skills, with the ability to work independently to quickly extract the priority issues and take action without specific direction.

  • Please Note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children and National Police Check.

    About the College

    RMIT's College of Business and Law takes an industry and student-centred approach to its courses and programs, ensuring graduates are work ready and able to tackle business challenges, balance stakeholder needs, act as socially responsible global citizens and create fair and positive futures for all.

    The College delivers impactful research informed by industry, which supports its strong position as a College at the intersection of business and technology with social impact. Its important work is underpinned by the principles of quality, collaboration, big ideas and putting people first.

    As one of the largest Business Schools in the Asia Pacific region, the College is comprised of five schools – four in Melbourne and one in Vietnam – and delivers a broad range of programs in Business and Law, ranging from Degree to PHD levels. The College's Business and Law programs are delivered in Melbourne as well as through RMIT Online, with its Business programs also available in Vietnam and through partner institutions in Singapore and Shanghai. The College employs over 1000 staff and delivers programs to over 26,000 students.

    The College's central operations are located at RMIT University's City Campus in Melbourne and reside in the Swanston Academic and Emily McPherson buildings.

    For further details about the College, please visit: https: // www.

    To Apply

    Please submit your CV and covering letter addressing your suitability for this position by clicking on the ‘ ' link below.

    For further information about this position, please see Position Description below or contact Patricia Antauer ( ).

    Please note: This position is being actively recruited, if a desirable application is received ahead of the advertised close date the recruitment process may be fast-tracked to appoint a successful applicant.

    Position Description: Senior Coordinator, Student Experience and Events

    Applications Close:

    30 Nov 2022 11.59 pm

    RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Isla n der community.

    RMIT is a Disability Confident Recruitment Team and we are happy to adjust the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. Please contact us at telling us your preferred type of communication and we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your requirements.

    Please note that whilst we still accept applications from any persons interested in our roles, due to the impacts of COVID-19, we are currently prioritising applications from those with current working rights in Australia and who are not affected by travel restrictions. Please see the latest updates to Australia's immigration and border arrangements during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreakhere.

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