Coordinator, International Mobility – Faculty of EAIT

The University of Queensland

  • Faculty of Engineering, Architecture, and Information Technology (EAIT)

  • Supporting current students to gain overseas experience

  • Supporting academics to apply for NCP grants

  • Coordinate incoming visits from international partners, students, and academics

  • Generous 17% superannuation allowance

  • No visa sponsorship available

  • Full-time, permanent position

  • Broaden your career within one of QLD’s largest employers

  • Based at our St Lucia campus

About UQ

As part of the UQ community, you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside the brightest minds, who have joined us from all over the world.

Everyone here has a role to play. As a member of our professional staff cohort, you will be actively involved in working towards our vision of a better world. By supporting the academic endeavour across teaching, research, and the student life, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to activities that have a lasting, real-world impact.

Join a community where excellence is at the core of our culture, contributions are valued and a range of benefits and rewards are available, such as:

  • 26 weeks paid parental leave or 14 weeks paid primary caregiver leave

  • 17% superannuation contributions and 17.5% annual leave loading

  • Health and wellness discounts – fitness passport access, free yearly flu vaccinations, discounted health insurance, and access to our Employee Assistance Program for staff and their immediate family

  • Cheap parking (from just $5 a day)

  • Salary packaging options

About This Opportunity 

The EAIT Global Experience Program Coordinator supports the development and promotion of a number of EAIT Global Experience Programs, with a particular focus on enriching and broadening educational experience for current and future students. The position will also contribute to additional events and activities designed to raise awareness of EAIT Global Experience Program and to strengthen the EAIT Global Partnership eco-system.

Key responsibilities will include: 

  • Coordinate the delivery of EAIT New Colombo Programs (NCP), including supporting academics in proposal preparation, student logistic management, working with overseas partners to design suitable cultural experience and industry excursions.

  • Coordinate strategic insights of the EAIT Global Experience Program and support the ongoing implementation of the student mobility strategy, including participation on relevant working groups and contributing to identify strategic initiatives.

  • Provide support to the manager and the academic team in new program development in target countries that involves multiple disciplines through a variety of funding channels such as SEED, Erasmus+ Mobility.

  • Provide operational support to Global Experience Program and work with relevant team members to improve systems and process that capture key participation and outcome data.

  • Coordinate marketing and recruitment activities including management of information provision via the web, faculty presentations, and other opportunities to highlight the advantages of participating in an outgoing overseas study experience with the aim of building awareness of EAIT Global Experience Program.

  • Oversee the coordination of ideation and validation EAIT Global Experience programs aimed at expanding the suite of Global Experience offerings at EAIT.

  • Build EAIT Global experience networks within UQ to connect students from various disciplines.

  • Engage and connect EAIT with relevant stakeholders locally and globally.

  • Other related duties as required.

This is a full-time, permanent position at a HEW level 6. The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $84,871.95 – $91,158.90, plus a generous super allowance of up to 17%. The total FTE package will be up to $99,300.18 – $106,655.91 annually. 

About You  

Essential

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree with subsequent relevant experience; or extensive experience in a relevant area (marketing and communication, client and relationship management, student and academic administration, international student administration) or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.

  • High level interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to provide advice, negotiate and liaise with stakeholders to achieve desired outcomes.

  • Ability to work to objectives with limited guidance either independently or as a member of a small team.

  • Ability to work collaboratively and professionally with colleagues.

  • Initiative, flexibility, and willingness to work across a range of activities.

  • Excellent organisation skills and the ability to prioritise tasks with accuracy and attention to detail.

Desirable

  • Experience in creating marketing materials by using software package a producing a wide range of communication materials.

  • Experience in working with students and supporting global mobility programs.

In addition, the following mandatory requirements apply:

  • Work Rights: You must have unrestricted work rights in Australia for the duration of this appointment to apply. Visa sponsorship is not available for this appointment. 

  • Background Checks: All final applicants for this position may be asked to consent to a criminal record check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits. 

 
Questions? 

For more information about this opportunity, please contact Ms Angela Li . For application queries, please contact [email protected] stating the job reference number (below) in the subject line. 
 

Want to Apply? 

All applicants must upload the following documents in order for your application to be considered:

  • Cover letter briefly addressing the ‘About You’ section  

  • Resume 

Please note that you will be asked to add all documents into the one upload box labelled ‘resume’, which is step one of the application form.
 

Other Information 

At UQ we know that our greatest strengths come from our diverse mix of colleagues, this is reflected in our ongoing commitment to creating an environment focused on equity, diversity and inclusion .  We ensure that we are always attracting, retaining and promoting colleagues who are representative of the diversity in our broader community, whether that be gender identityLGBTQIA+cultural and/or linguisticAboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples , or people with a disability . Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to [email protected]  

If you are a current employee (including casual staff and HDR scholars) or hold an unpaid/affiliate appointment, please login to your staff Workday account and visit the internal careers board to apply for this opportunity. Please do NOT apply via the external job board.

Applications close 30 July 2023 at 11.00pm AEST (Job Reference Number – R-27368).

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