Graduate Research Scholarships Officer

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 30 May 2022

Job no:509818
Work type:Fixed term - Full-time
Campus:Adelaide
Categories:Administration, HEO6


(HEO6) $81,254 to $87,770 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Fixed term position for 12 months

Fantastic opportunity to support postgraduate research students and academics in the administration of HDR scholarships.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing high level support for matters relating to higher degree by research scholarship administration including the selection of awardees and establishment of new scholarships.

To be successful you will need:

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret and advise on legislation, administrative policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Demonstrated resilience, initiative and ability to manage and complete diverse tasks within a pressured environment.
  • Proven interpersonal and negotiating skills to work constructively as part of a team and build positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills, including the ability to present information orally and in writing to a variety of audiences.

The successful candidate should be organised with good analytical and problem-solving skills.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your division's broader role

The Division of Research and Innovation leads the University's research strategic planning. It manages research, partnerships, prioritises investment in strategic initiatives, and responds to changes in the external environment. 

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/research/about-us/

If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55pm, 23 May 2022.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Darlene Truong
Manager, Admissions and Scholarships, Adelaide Graduate Research School/Division of Research and Innovation
P: +61 (8) 8313 3882
E: darlene.truong@adelaide.edu.au

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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