HR Business Partner

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HR Business Partner| REF: 499223

  • Be part of a collaborative HR Business Partner team
  • $109,649 to $116,155pa plus 17% superannuation
  • Full-time, ongoing appointment

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked among the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the Unit: Human Resources at UWA drive the strategic people agenda to support the University in the search for international excellence and to achieve the strategic aim of being in the top 50 universities by 2050. Our key people objective is to attract, retain and develop the highest quality people.

About the role: reporting to the Deputy Director HR, you will act autonomously and as part of a collaborative HR Business Partner team to manage a portfolio of clients and stakeholders. You will partner with leadership and provide strategic and operational support across all human resources matters to drive business performance, including:

  • People Capability Development & Succession Planning;
  • Performance Improvement & Management;
  • Leadership Development & Coaching;
  • Culture & Change Management;
  • Organisational Design;
  • Workforce Planning; and
  • Employee Relations.

About you: you will be tertiary qualified with a strong HR generalist background and the ability to translate business objectives and strategies into people plans and actions that drive business performance. You will also possess excellent influencing, relationship building and coaching skills. In addition, you will demonstrate highly developed communication skills and significant experience implementing and leading change within large complex organisations.

Closing date: Monday 18th September 2017 at 9am AWST

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.


Advertised:12 Sep 2017 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close:18 Sep 2017 9:00 AM W. Australia Standard Time


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