Transformation Manager, Course Management Systems

at La Trobe University

  • High impact role for the University
  • Full-time, 2 years fixed term position based on Melbourne (Bundoora) campus
  • Attractive remuneration commensurate with the scope of the role

La Trobe University has recently reviewed and implemented tactical steps to improve its course and subject management processes. It is now seeking to implement a strategic solution that will further improve these core operations, ease the administrative burden on course co-ordinators and academics, improve the student experience with this critical information and ensure that all compliance requirements can be met in an ongoing fashion.

About the role

Reporting to the Executive Director, Quality and Standards the Transformation Manager will work closely with the Course Management Team and Project Management Office to lead transformation of business systems and associated practices within the University (including Colleges, Student Administration, Marketing, Planning and Governance and ICT).

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will need exceptional experience leading successful business transformation programs in association with enterprise-level ICT projects, and experience of the range of educational information systems within the Australian higher education sector. Experience in course and subject management will be an advantage.

You will be able to demonstrate your exemplary leadership skills with the ability to communicate, collaborate and drive La Trobe's vision and strategic direction.

It is essential that you will have outstanding interpersonal skills which include conflict resolution and the ability to negotiate outcomes with stakeholders.

You will be able to demonstrate your experience in the delivery of business transformation programs in a complex operating environments.


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How to Apply

Closing date: Thursday the 31st of January 11:55pm

Please attach a covering letter, resume and responses to the Key Selection Criteria.

Position Enquiries: Caitlin Hosking, Senior Recruitment Business Partner 03 9479 1324

Position Description below:Download File ESMC1 CMR Transformation Manager v0.3-2.docx

This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Senior Recruitment Business Partner Caitlin Hosking on 9479 1324 or

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