Student Employability Manager

Australian National University

Canberra, Australia Capital Territory, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/07/2018

Job Category:

Education / Management & Executive

Job description:
Classification: Senior Manager 1
Salary package: $109,432 - $114,744 plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Fixed term (3 years)
Position overview
The College of Business and Economics (CBE) aims to provide our students and alumni with excellent professional development platforms for a successful global career. The Student Employability Manager will lead a dedicated student-facing team responsible for the implementation of work integrated learning programs for current CBE students as well as professional skill development initiatives and career opportunities for CBE students and alumni.
The Student Employability Manager is responsible for the day to day management of the team (including Business and Economics Career Consultants, Student Engagement Coordinators, Beijing-based Student Employability and Industry Engagement Officer, and Student Ambassadors). The manager has responsibility for ensuring effective development and implementation of multi-phased and multi-faceted employability programs and initiatives for all CBE students and graduates.
The Manager will take a holistic response to the student experience and forge strong relationships across the University, particularly ANU Student Experience and Career Development (Division of Student Life), and with multiple industry partners. The Student Employability Manager will lead the ongoing improvement of College practices and processes in these areas and ensure they are aligned with CBE strategic and operational goals.

The ANU College of Business and Economics educates the next generation of business leaders, professional economists and academics. Our graduates have the knowledge and skills to lead organizations, design public policy, and research the big issues of business and economy. Located in the national capital, we engage deeply with the business and policy communities. Our academics lead public debate on the critical issues of our time through their research, which is both long term and strategic in focus. Our internationally diverse student body is evenly divided between undergraduate and postgraduate study, and we have a large doctoral program. Our alumni may be found in the world's leading companies, policy agencies and universities.

For more information, please contact Paul Morrice, Manager Education and Experience -

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

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.

Position Description & Selection Criteria

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