The University of New England

Position: Senior Manager, Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Department: Office of the Vice-Chancellor
Employment Type: Continuing, full-time
Salary: $129,602 per annum (HEO 10)
Superannuation: 17% employer contribution
Benefits: Salary packaging options, 5 weeks annual leave plus Christmas week shutdown, generous parental leave entitlements, relocation assistance
Work rights: Applicants must have appropriate Australian work rights
Application: Submit application through, using vacancy reference number 223215
Documents required: Covering letter, responses to selection criteria, current CV, certified qualifications
About UNE:
The University of New England (UNE) is a regionally based, globally networked university known for its student experience and research excellence. UNE is dedicated to innovation, change, and community engagement. Equity, diversity, and inclusion are core values of UNE, and it strives to create a richly diverse workforce.
About the Role:
The Senior Manager, Office of the Vice-Chancellor is responsible for ensuring the smooth running of the Vice-Chancellor’s Office. This role requires providing strategic and tactical support and advice to the Vice-Chancellor, coordinating briefing materials, and managing critical tasks. The role involves coordinating complex strategic and operational activities, including research, analysis, stakeholder management, and communication.
To be successful in this role, you should have excellent communication skills, the ability to lead and influence a dynamic team, exceptional knowledge of higher education management, governance, and policy, strong attention to detail, exceptional prioritization and organization skills, and a deep commitment to serving UNE’s mission and communities.
About the Office:
The Office of the Vice-Chancellor supports the Vice-Chancellor and CEO in managing and strategically operating the university.
About Armidale:
Armidale is a vibrant city that combines the features of a bustling regional town with the tranquility of rural living. It offers gourmet restaurants, boutique shopping, quality schools, and sporting facilities. Surrounded by natural beauty, including mountain gorges, waterfalls, and national parks, Armidale provides an ideal living environment.
How to Apply:
Submit your application through using vacancy reference number 223215. The application should include a covering letter, responses to selection criteria, current CV, and certified qualifications.
For further information or to discuss this role, contact Rebecca Cawood, Acting Director, Office of Strategy Management, at (02) 67735055 or [email protected]
Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday, 05 November 2023
Reference No: 223215
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