Massey University

  • MBS – Professional Administration
  • Massey Business School
  • Auckland / Palmerston North

Professional Grade 4 47,180-68,958
Massey Business School
Term length: ongoing
Hours of work: full-time

Position Overview

We are seeking a full-time Administrator to join the Massey Business School  to provide comprehensive, high quality administrative support for the college. 

Massey Business School is one of New Zealand’s leading and largest business schools.  We rank in the top 200 Universities teaching Accounting and Finance and in the top 300 universities for Economics and Econometrics and Business and Management Studies (QS). We were recently number 1 in New Zealand for Business Administration and Communication and number 2 for Management and Economics (Shanghai).  The role available at this time is anticipated to be initially aligned to support our School of Management.   This School delivers Massey’s Management and HR programmes among others.

This Administration role supports the Massey Business School by providing comprehensive, high quality general administration and finance administration support to managers, staff and students, supporting them to achieve their objectives, and supporting awareness and uptake by managers and staff of self-service and work request systems/processes and new ways of performing general administrative tasks.

The location can be either our Auckland Campus at Albany or Manawatū campus in Palmerston North. 

The role requires:

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, being receptive and helpful when dealing with a diverse range of people within the University and externally.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to handle varying levels of complexity and meet multiple deadlines.
  • High self-motivation, with the ability to work independently and cooperatively as an effective team member, with absolute discretion when dealing with sensitive situations and confidential matters.
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities, with a high level of maturity, initiative, and personal integrity.
  • Accuracy, attention to detail and the ability to question.
  • Relevant work experience in administration and the ability to pick up work quickly.

Massey University is committed to being a Tiriti-led organisation. It is therefore expected that applicants will have an appreciation of the Aotearoa New Zealand context and of the needs and aspirations of Māori.

In addition to a competitive salary, Massey also offers:  

  • Up to 6.75% employer contribution to the UniSaver Superannuation Scheme 
  • Five university holidays per year in addition to your annual leave
  • Subsidised Southern Cross Healthcare plan for you and your family 
  • Special staff rates available for campus gym membership
  • Staff purchasing privileges and discounts at many commercial and retail businesses across NZ.
  • Access to a wonderful on-Campus crèche /day care facilities for dependents of staff on our Manawatūand Auckland campuses 
  • Comprehensive professional development and training programmes

This position is full of opportunities, and the chance to be an integral part of an exciting and dynamic new team – if you are seeking a new challenge and have a service centric approach – apply now!

Please apply with a CV and a cover letter which highlights your relevant experience and your fit for the role.

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