senior executive officer in Melbourne

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job details

melbourne, victoria
education & training
job type
AU$ 130,000 - AU$ 150,000 per year
reference number
andrew batstone, randstad
02 6132 3888
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job description

Senior Executive Officer required for leading tertiary institution. Responsible for managing business functions and planning for the Executive office by undertaking key process, communication, structure and core business improvement-focused projects that support effective and impactful delivery of the Vice Chancellor's office. In this role you will identify opportunities to grow the collaborative culture across the Executive Office and related teams, as well as develop a high achieving and aspirational work environment.

Experience in Higher Education or the Public Sector is desirable for a role that will challenge and motivate. You'll need to be a critical thinker, be adaptable, collaborative and have strong interpersonal skills to use across a diverse pool of stakeholders.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Management of the Executive Team
  • Support academic direction of the University
  • Support delivery of services supported by the Vice Chancellors Office
  • Key Stakeholder Management
  • Manage the delivery of strategic projects
  • Budgeting and financial management

Experience Skills and Qualifications:

  • Tertiary Qualifications
  • Experience of working in a complex and large organisation
  • Highly developed strategic thinking in relation to organisational purpose
  • Ability to actively seek out alliances and partnerships across the University
  • Exceptional relationship management and consulting skills.
  • Excellent project management skills

This is a exciting and challenging role, with a salary package to match. If you are interested in hearing more please contact Andy on +61 2 6132 3888 or to apply email your resume to

Please note this is a Syndey based position


Senior Executive Officer | Executive Officer | Permanent | Sydney


Tertiary qualifications together with extensive experience in business administration
Experience of working in a complex and large organisation
Experience in a Higher Education setting

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree