Ref 6364/22 Research Data Consultant, Library Services

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: The University Of Sydney, NEW SOUTH WALES
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 04 Dec 2022

  • Western Sydney University Internal Applicants Only
  • Remuneration Package: $110,370 to $119,091 p.a.
  • Full-Time, Fixed-Term position for 2 years based at Penrith 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.

All ongoing and fixed term employees seeking to apply for this position as a secondment must have completed a minimum of 12 months’ full-time continuous service to be eligible to apply for this role, as per Part D of the Recruitment and Selection Policy.

About the Role

The Library is looking for a dedicated professional to coordinate the Library’s research data service.

The position collaborates with other Library staff, the University’s Research Services office, and with researchers to coordinate the identification and description of the University’s research datasets and to collaborate with national research data initiatives, such as the Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC), and the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS).

For further information please refer to the Position Description.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position for 2 years based at Penrith Campus.

About You

You must be eligible for professional membership with the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA), including attainment of a relevant degree, or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.

You will have demonstrated theoretical and practical knowledge and understanding of current and developing trends in scholarly communication together with highly developed planning, teamwork, co-ordination, collaborative and motivational skills with a proven ability to work autonomously and as a member of an integrated team.

Remuneration Package: HEW Level 7 $110,370 to $119,091 p.a. (comprising Salary of $93,264 to $100,633 p.a., plus Superannuation and Leave Loading).

Position Enquiries: Please contact via email Tracy Donnelly, Research Services Manager via

Closing Date: 8.30pm, Sunday 4 December 2022.

Work rights for Australia
Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. You must provide evidence of your working rights in Australia at time of application.

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Western Sydney University is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ, and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged.

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