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Senior Manager, Center for Research Services – Faculties of Law, Arts and Social Sciences, Commerce and Economics

Classification: Senior Manager 2 (Administration)

Salary package: $132,590 plus 17% superannuation

Term: Full Time, Continuous

Job Overview

The Senior Manager will lead a large team of research service professionals across three colleges; ANU College of Law, ANU College of Business and Economics and ANU College of Arts and Social Science. The Manager will play a pivotal role in consolidating three separate Research Services teams into a single hub service delivery model to provide seamless end-to-end research support and guidance to Researchers throughout. of the life cycle of the research project.

The manager will work closely with the college CEOs, cluster board, and respective college executives and researchers to provide strategic advice on complex research issues, building strong working relationships with stakeholders. internal and external stakeholders. The Manager will be responsible for the career development and training of service professionals by promoting a culture that supports best practice and ensuring high-level complex research service activities, including the provision of expert advice to academics , grant administration, contract, project and risk management. management, while maintaining broad oversight of the procurement and administration of all research funds and contracts.

The ideal candidate has extensive leadership skills and management experience in research services or related fields. Experience in a tertiary environment is highly appreciated.

Requests: Associate Professor Emma Schultz, Associate Dean (Research), ANU College of Business and Economics, T: 0412 930 395 E: [email protected]

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant at [email protected]

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Application Information

To apply for this position, make sure to upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) that includes the names and contact details of at least three references (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees, you can complete them online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if necessary.

Applications that do not meet the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful candidate must have the right to live and work in this country and will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. A job offer is conditional on satisfactory results.

Job description and selection criteria

Closing of applications: March 31, 2022 11:55 p.m. AUS Eastern Daylight Time