Ref 6044/23 Senior Administrative Officer, School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: The University Of Sydney, NEW SOUTH WALES
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 05 Dec 2023

  • Western Sydney University Internal Applicants Only
  • Remuneration: $107,358 to $115,073 p.a.
  • Full-Time, Ongoing Position at Kingswood Campus

Western Sydney University Internal Applicants Only.

To be eligible to apply for this position you must be employed by Western Sydney University on an ongoing, fixed term or casual basis at the time of this advertisement.

About the Role - Join us as a pivotal force at Western Sydney University, taking on the role of Senior Administrative Officer!
As a Senior Administrative Officer in the School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment you will fuel the School's success by championing efficient financial and administrative support. Collaborating within a dynamic team, you contribute to the effective management of project finances and reporting, ensuring the School's operational and research initiatives thrive. Your responsibilities intersect with various portfolios, including Finance, Human Resources, and Research Services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide top-tier administrative support to key stakeholders, ensuring seamless operations
  • Manage day-to-day operations for the School's research resources, ensuring smooth functioning
  • Monitor and report on research project budgets with precision and finesse
  • Navigate the financial landscape, reconciling the School’s income and expenditure effectively
  • Collaborate on HR processes for research staff, offering timely advice on HR and Finance matters

Skills and Expereince
  • Undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent professional administrative training and experience
  • Proven track record in delivering high-level administrative support
  • Demonstrated analytical skills and a track record of problem-solving, showcasing a proactive approach
  • Well-developed interpersonal and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated organisational and time management skills

Ready to be the driving force behind our School's success? If you're a proactive, dynamic administrative professional, we want you on our team, apply now! When addressing the selection criteria in your application, we encourage you to provide specific examples and demonstrate how your background aligns with these criteria, as this forms the basis of our assessment. See attached position description for more information.

Remuneration Package: HEW Level 6 $107,358 to $115,073 p.a. (comprising Salary of $90,719 to $97,238 p.a., plus Superannuation and Leave Loading)

Position Enquiries: For position enquiries please contact Tracey Crofts via [email protected]

Closing Date: 8:30pm AEDT, Tuesday 5 December 2023

Interviews: Interviews are scheduled to be held on Thursday 7 December at Kingswood campus

Working Rights in Australia - Eligibility: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For an ongoing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident and provide evidence at time of application.

Please note, only those applications submitted via the WSU online recruitment system will be accepted.

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