National Industrial Officer/Senior Industrial Officer (2 positions)

at National Tertiary Education Union

Level 7 - $102,971 to $113,686 | Level 8 - $117,415 to $128,247
Additional 17% employer superannuation
Rewarding career with a progressive organisation

The National Office, based in South Melbourne, is seeking to employ two full-time staff for their industrial team - a Level 7 Industrial Officer and a Level 8 Senior Industrial Officer. Regular interstate travel is expected.

Duties include:

  • The provision of advice and assistance all levels of the union on industrial matters
  • Representation of members and the union in negotiations with institutional management and employer bodies
  • Liaison and negotiation with other unions, education organisations and peak union bodies
  • Research, preparation and advocacy of cases before industrial and other tribunals

The appointments will be made at NTEU Level 7 (Industrial Officer) and Level 8 (Senior Industrial Officer), depending on qualifications and/or experience and carry a salary in the range $102,971 to $113,686 (Level 7) or $117,415 to $128,247 (Level 8), plus an additional 17% employer superannuation component. The terms and conditions of the positions are currently in accordance with the NTEU National Union Collective Agreement 2014-2017.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Relevant qualifications or extensive relevant experience;
  • Experience in negotiation and advocacy;
  • Experience with unions and/or community organisations;
  • Well developed communication skills, both written and oral;
  • The ability to effectively organise your own work and to work co-operatively with Elected Officers and other Union staff.

Applicants must obtain a copy of the relevant position description by contacting Joanne Riley:

Applicants should provide a written Application containing a brief CV and a Statement that specifically addresses the position description.

NTEU is an Equal Opportunity Employer

How to Apply for this job

To apply for this position go to: and address your cover letter to Matthew McGowan, General Secretary. If you have any questions about these roles, please contact Wayne Cupido on 0438 333 665. Applications close cob on Monday 5th November 2018.

South Melbourne Victoria Australia

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