University Of Technology Sydney Graduate Research Officer Full Time in Broadway NSW

University Of Technology Sydney

Branch Broadway NSW AU

Graduate Research Officer
Broadway NSW 2007

Graduate Research School is recruiting for two Graduate Research Officers in order to provide high quality service and support for Higher Degree Research (HDR)…

UTS has a bold vision to be a world-leading university of technology. We are a dynamic and innovative university in central Sydney, consistently ranked the top young university in Australia. With a culturally diverse campus life and extensive international exchange and research programs, UTS prepares graduates for the workplaces of today and tomorrow.
UTS: Graduate Research School is recruiting for two Graduate Research Officers in order to provide high quality service and support for Higher Degree Research (HDR) students and the UTS research community.
About the role
The Graduate Research School is a centrally run academic unit, which is responsible for providing strategic leadership, innovation and excellence in research training across the University. We help to produce the next generation of researchers and graduates who can lead their profession and their industries. The organisational structure and work of the school is based on three strategic priorities, growth and capacity, researcher development and research quality. These three priorities capture both the functions of the school as well as the future direction of research and researcher education at UTS.
The Graduate Research Officer is responsible for effective and client focused administration of HDR degrees including admissions, scholarships, collaborative research degrees, candidature management and support, governance and compliance. Additionally there will be opportunities to be involved in student facing events. The two current vacancies sit within the Growth and Capacity team. This team assesses large volumes of course applications, undertakes qualification assessments and processes scholarship awards, all within strict deadlines.
You will have touchpoints with a variety of stakeholders in the UTS research community and will work in a friendly and supportive environment with a management team who are very approachable.
About you
You will see yourself at as the type of individual who is naturally gifted when it comes to providing excellent customer service. Your ability to empathise and provide solutions in a positive manner for stakeholders will stand you in good stead. This coupled with a broad understanding of the issues facing research students and the international student community and an exemplary level of attention to detail will put you ahead of the pack.
Base Salary Range: $65,956 to $75,454 pa (HEW5)
This role attracts 17% superannuation in addition to the base salary. Employee benefits include flexible work practices, child care centres, generous parental leave and salary packaging opportunities.
This position is full-time and appointment will be made on a continuing basis
How To Apply
Prior to commencing your application for IRC93514, please review the Position Description and the relevant selection criteria – click on the apply link to be taken to the relevant page. You are required to address the selection criteria in your submission in a separate document.
Please note that only those applications submitted via the UTS online recruitment system will be accepted. Current UTS employees should apply through their UTS Employee Self Service function.
As you will be unable to save your application once started, please have all required documents and information available prior to commencing.
Please ensure that the file name for each document submitted includes IRC93514.
Specific enquiries or issues with your application may be directed to the UTS Recruitment Team at [email protected] or on +61 (0) 2 9514 1080.
Closing Date: Thursday May 4th , 2017 at 11.59pm (AEST)
We are committed to diversity and social inclusion, evidenced by our WGEA Employer of Choice citation, Wingara Indigenous Employment Strategy and the UTS Access and Inclusion Plan. We welcome applications from women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles), Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Broadway, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-24
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