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Impact Program Manager (Compacts)RMIT University
Job no: 596139 Work type: Full time - Fixed term/Contract Categories: Project Management, Education Full-time, fixed term ( until November 2022) position available Salary Level HEW 9 17% Superannuation and Flexible Working Arrangements Based at the City campus, but may be required to work and/or be based at other campuses of the University About us RMIT is a multi-sector university of technology, design and enterprise with more than 91,000 students and 11,000 staff globally. RMIT offers postgraduate, undergraduate, vocational education and online programs to provide students with a variety of work-relevant pathways. Our purpose is to offer life-changing experiences for our students, and to help shape the world with research, innovation, teaching and industry engagement.
With strong industry connections forged over 130 years, collaboration with industry remains integral to RMIT’s leadership in education, applied and innovative research, and to the development of highly skilled, globally focused graduates. Culture Our Values inspire us, wherever we are in the world, and guide how we live and work together . Imagination.
Agility. Courage. Passion.
Impact. Inclusion. What unites us is our purpose and our values; they are at the heart of who we are, what we stand for, how we make decisions and connect with each other.
Our people make everything at the University possible. We encourage new approaches to work and learning, stimulating change to drive positive impact. RMIT exists to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.
You will be a part of a productive and collaborative team, who values working relationships and outcomes through open and inclusive planning, continuous information sharing and transparent work practices. About the role This role is an exciting opportunity to help shape the future of RMIT’s impact agenda and its partnership with the Victorian Government. As the Impact Program Manager, you will be responsible within Policy, Strategy & Impact for managing and overseeing a program of the priority strategic projects funded by the Victorian Government through its newly signed Compact with RMIT, including through the Victorian Government Higher Education State Investment Fund.
In this role, you will establish and maintain valuable network and relationships with stakeholders from within the University, as well as from outside of the organisation. You will act as a conduit between the project control groups, project steering committee and government stakeholders. This role will see you being actively involved in and leading the project control meetings and fostering culture of continuous improvement to drive projects’ progress and success.
About you To be successful in this position, you will have: Previous experience in designing, delivering and implementing large and complex projects/programs of activity; preferably within the Higher Education industry Deep knowledge of project manageme....