Senior Co Ordinator, Research Development

at La Trobe University

  • Full time, Fixed Term role until 31st December 2022
  • Based at the Melbourne (Bundoora) campus
  • Travel to regional campus will be required as part of the role
  • $94,222 - $108,005 per annum plus up to 17% superannuation

About the role

The Senior Co-ordinator, Research Development will be based in a small team in the Office of the PVC (Research Development) and will report to the Senior Manager, Research Development Strategy. The Senior Co-ordinator, Research Development will provide high level project coordination, advice and support to ensure the delivery of key strategic programs, including the regional research strategy and research centres strategic framework.

Key responsibilities will range from program support, internal and external stakeholder management, coordination of meetings, preparation of reports, executive support to relevant working groups and committees, provision of high level advice and contribution to the development of new strategies and initiatives.

Skills & Experience

In order to be successful in this role the incumbent will have:

  • A degree, with extensive experience, preferably in a business development or project management; or with experience in a high level strategic and executive support to senior management role;
  • High level problem solving skills with the ability to exercise judgment and initiative to achieve objectives;
  • Experience in developing written communication materials and providing quality advice to senior management and key stakeholders


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How to Apply

Closing date: 11pm Sunday 3rd March 2019

Position Enquiries: Ms Emmanuelle Duglas, Senior Manager, Research Development Strategy,Tel: +61 (03) 9479 5574, Mob: 0417 054 531, Email:

Position Description below:

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

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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 Justin Bolton on +61 (03) 9479 1073

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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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