Monash University

Monash University

Senior Manager, Candidature Operations

Australia

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Senior Manager, Candidature Operations

Job No: 661634

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $131,473 - $139,551 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 groundbreaking – 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.

    Learn more about Monash.

    The Opportunity

    The Monash Graduate Research Office (MGRO) has an exciting opportunity available for a Senior Manager, Candidature Operations. This position will work closely with the Director and play a core role in delivering the University's research training strategy and operations; as well as managing a range of high quality strategic and operational services such as policy development and interpretation, program management and continuous improvement initiatives to drive the performance of this function.

    As the successful candidate you will be responsible for contributing to strategic planning and the achievement of the Monash Graduate Research Office and university goals as a member of the management team. The Senior Manager, Candidature Operations responsibilities will also extend to leading and managing the operation of complex administrative or technical functions, as well as significant strategic projects, large scale review and development of policy and procedure, and complex compliance and quality processes. You will also lead and develop a highly trained team, ensuring graduate research students receive a high-quality experience throughout their student lifecycle.

    This position is suited to highly experienced candidates that have postgraduate qualifications or extensive management experience and proven management expertise. The successful candidate will have excellent management and customer service skills with the proven ability to strategically manage and provide authoritative technical and policy advice at a high level. The successful candidate should also have outstanding planning and organisational skills, along with significant staff management experience and superior interpersonal and communication skills.

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

    Be part of our story. Work with us to#ChangeIt.

    Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments. This includes supporting parents.

    Your employment is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of all pre- employment and/or background checks required for the role, as determined by the University.

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

    Enquiries

    Dr Clare McCausland, Director - Monash Graduate Research Office, [email protected]

    Position Description

    Senior Manager, Candidature Operations

    Closing Date

    Thursday 22 February 2024, 11:55pm AEDT

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    Job details

    Title

    Senior Manager, Candidature Operations

    Employer

    Monash University

    Location

    Australia

    Published

    February 08, 2024

    Application deadline

    February 22, 2024

    Job type

    Administration/Managerment

    Field

    Business and Economics,Education,Social Science

    About the employer

    Monash University 

    Monash University Is the largest university in Australia, ranked in the world's top 100 and a member of the prestigious Group of Eight.  We're named after Sir John Monash, and fuelled by his desire for our students to leave here with a greater sense of purpose, and the skills and confidence to create positive change. 

    In under 60 years, we've grown from a single campus into an education and research powerhouse with a presence on four continents, committed to the challenges of the age.

    Our work is making an impact all over the world, from bringing clean water to villages in Africa to creating new life-saving medicines.

    An international experience

    With four Australian campuses, one in Malaysia and over 100 international partners, we're making a difference on a global scale.  You'll have access to more research collaborations, more global partnerships, and a greater choice of overseas opportunities.  

    All Monash courses have an international focus, whether you take subjects on global issues, participate in study abroad programs, or learn alongside students from diverse cultures.  Monash prepares you for the global workforce - you can start your degree in Australia, and continue your studies in Italy, Malaysia, India, China, or any of our 100 partner institutions worldwide.

    A recognised world leader in research

    We're active in over 150 fields of research across our 10 faculties, in areas as diverse as additive manufacturing, drug development, domestic violence and sustainable design. Many ideas developed at Monash - such as a new Malaria vaccine and 3D-printed engines - have been commercialised and are making a difference to the world we live in.

    Partnerships in industry and government

    Home to various precincts of innovation, we foster collaboration across traditional and unexpected disciplines.  We build teams and form links, we bring together diverse minds - researchers, companies, businesses and technology - creating knowledge hubs of the future.

    Plenty of options

    Our large range of courses allows you to match your studies with your ambitions.  Monash University offers one of the largest range of degrees in Australia, including over 140 innovative double degree options, bachelor, master and PhD degrees.

    Scholarships 

    We believe everyone should have the opportunity to make their mark on the world, which is why we offer over 200 different types of scholarships  for new and current students. They take care of everything from course fees to travel and accommodation. Our scholarships aren’t just reserved for those with the best academic track record – we provide support for disadvantaged students as well.

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