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Senior Manager, Events and EngagementMonash University
Senior Manager, Events and Engagement Job No.: 617077 Location: Clayton campus Employment Type: Full-time Duration: 12-month fixed-term appointment Remuneration: $116,800 - $123,977 pa HEW Level 09 (plus 9.5% employer superannuation) Be inspired, every day Enjoy the freedom to discover something new Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University.
It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. So if you’re looking for the next chapter in your career, it’s here.
You’ll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that’s filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers. The Opportunity As the Senior Manager, Events and Engagement you are responsible for leading and managing high-level interactions with senior internal and external stakeholders to coordinate a variety of high profile events and engagement activities aimed at effectively implementing the University’s Strategic Plan.
These stakeholder groups include alumni, senior business figures, high ranking government officials, their representatives, the diplomatic corps, suppliers and community leaders, in addition to internal stakeholders. In this position you will support the Acting Director, Stakeholder Relations and Engagement, by overseeing and supervising the daily operations of the External and Stakeholder Engagement team, managing the intricacies of protocol and providing specialist advice on strategic external engagement, special events and programs, leading the full event life-cycle from planning to delivery and evaluation on behalf of the President and Vice-Chancellor and other senior staff of the University. Additionally, you will lead a team of professionals to deliver on event plans as well as create and enhance guidelines and procedures related to University-wide external engagement processes, contributing to a culture of continuous improvement and operational excellence.
With your extensive experience in planning, coordinating and scheduling a range of high-level events, including resource allocation and budget management, you will be mindful of cultural sensitivities and have a strong understanding of protocols relating to government engagement at state and federal levels and international diplomatic practices. Your superior communication and interpersonal skills will ensure you are able to effectively facilitate and strengthen relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, whilst your leadership strengths will enable you to support and develop your team to deliver on planned objectives. If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus we look forward to hearing from you.
This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated. At Monash University, we are committed....