Team Leader: Scholarships, Graduations and Records (HEO 7)

University of South Australia
July 24, 2024
Offerd Salary:$96,696
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  • Based in Student and Academic Services at the City West campus

  • Full-time, continuing position
  • Commencement Salary: $96,696 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
  • About You

    You are a highly motivated people leader with exceptional relationship building skills and a keen eye for detail. You provide solutions through logical and innovative thinking, and establish credibility through honesty, reliability, accountability and responsiveness.

    About the Role

    Reporting to the Manager: Scholarships, Graduations and Records, you will be responsible for leading best practice scholarship and grant processes and ensuring the professional delivery of UniSA's graduation ceremonies. You will monitor and improve the delivery of student service, coordinate graduation processes, and collaborate with various Academic and Professional units to lead the resolution of complex matters.

    About Student and Academic Services (SAS)

    The Student and Academic Services (SAS) provides senior leadership in student and academic administration in a distributed service environment. It is responsible for the development and maintenance of policy, information systems and procedural frameworks. The Unit coordinates and provides quality assurance for a number of University functions including student admissions, enrolments, examinations, graduations, student finance and scholarships.

    About UniSA

    The University of South Australia is Australia's University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

    Essential Skills and Experience

  • Leadership experience in coordination and work planning, and the ability to effectively build and motivate a high performing team
  • Demonstrated high level interpersonal and negotiation skills including experience in building and managing effective stakeholder relationships and providing expert advice and recommendations to staff of all levels
  • Strong problem-solving skills and analytical thinking including the ability to be innovative in identifying solutions
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills including experience in interpreting and evaluating data and preparing high level reports
  • Ability to operate in a dynamic and fast paced environment with demonstrated excellent organisational skills, and the ability to prioritise between conflicting demands and meet tight deadlines
  • 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
  • Culture

    At the University of South Australia, we value workplace diversity and are committed to providing a supportive, inclusive, and respectful work environment for all people. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, women, members of the LGBTIQ+ community, people of culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disability.

    We are committed to providing an equitable and barrier free recruitment process and encourage you to share any support, adjustments and/or access requirements you have by contacting our Recruitment Central team on [email protected]. Anything you tell us will be kept completely confidential.

    Start Your Unstoppable Career

    For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

    Please address your cover letter to Kiara Lalli, 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 6310.

    Applications close: 11:30pm Wednesday 24 July 2024

    Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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