Senior Manager, Major Initatives

Monash University
February 21, 2023
Offerd Salary:$126,416 - $134,184
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Senior Manager, Major Initiatives

Job No.: 646127

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $126,416 - $134,184 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 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 Office of Research Grants and Development is seeking to appoint a Senior Manager, Major Initiatives within the Research Development Team who will be responsible for driving operational excellence and management of a high performing team of research specialists. The role will operationalise development services for new research programs under the Commonwealth Government's National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP) and other competitive research opportunities.

    As the successful incumbent, you will work closely with multiple stakeholders across the portfolio to deliver a suite of best-in-class development services to the research community. Additionally, you will drive our success in securing funding by delivering quality, timely and expert advice to the research community in a variety of formats and to diverse audiences.

    About you

    The appointee will hold relevant research qualifications and/or extensive experience across a range of research disciplines and demonstrated knowledge and experience of providing value-add, direct services for competitive research grants development.

    Your comprehensive understanding of Australia's research environment and research management, demonstrated leadership in the design and implementation of strategic initiatives to support new opportunities for research funding and demonstrated leadership in the design and implementation of strategic initiatives will ensure your success in this position.

    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.

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    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.

    Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


    Mr Luke McAvaney, Associate Director, Research Development, +61 3 9905 9790

    Position Description

    Senior Manager, Major Initiatives

    Closing Date

    Tuesday 21 February 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

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