The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, we are globally engaged and committed to responding to the major challenges of our time. Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE) has been the leading Australian provider of engineering and IT education and research for over 150 years. We are a multidisciplinary School organised into three key areas; Computing and Information Systems (CIS), Chemical and Biomedical Engineering (CBE) and Electrical, Mechanical and Infrastructure Engineering (EMI).
MSE has a global reputation and a commitment to knowledge for the betterment of society. The Opportunity Reporting into the school’s Strategic Communications Lead and the Deputy Dean – Engagement, we are seeking a motivated Partnerships Manager to play an exciting and influential role leading industry partnerships within our new purpose-built digital and data science innovation precinct, Melbourne Connect. You will lead the implementation, activation and evaluation of the strategic partnership agreement and work with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders to ensure all aspects of the partnership are proactively planned and achieved.
This role is actively involved in partnership activities and relationship building initiatives, ensuring that activities are delivered on time and to budget, as well as providing regular updates and reports on the progress of partnership activities. This is a fantastic opportunity to bring your client management skills to a role that will deliver positive outcomes for both the University and industry Your Profile You will be experienced in leading commercial partnerships in a complex organisation with a proactive approach to identify issues and opportunities to enhance performance. Your outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships will ensure your success in this role.
You Will Have Post graduate qualifications in a relevant field or equivalent mix of education and experience. Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to influence senior stakeholders and coordinate others to deliver activities coupled with effective written and verbal communication. A strategic mindset with a focus on delivering to stakeholder needs, proactively problem-solving and identifying opportunities for improvement.
What we offer you Many of our benefit programs and onsite amenities are aimed at supporting you – including generous leave, child care subsidies, discounted parking, medical and health care. We offer extensive opportunities for personal and professional development, and we’ll support you in doing what you love. We seek to increase the diversity of our workforce and the representation of all members of our community that have been traditionally under-represented.
If you’re curious, motivated and ready to undertake a meaningful and rewarding role we’re ready to meet you. How to Apply Apply online, complete the application form and upload a copy of y....