Project Officer - ‘Looking Forward, Moving Forward’

Location: Perth
Job Type: Full time
Reference: 3558934
Position Title: Project Officer - ‘Looking Forward, Moving Forward’
Position Number: 3558934
Tenure: 12 months fixed term, full-time
Salary Range: $78,754 - $83,639 (G06)
Location: Technology Park
Description: As Project Officer, you will support the implementation of the ‘Looking Forward, Moving Forward’ NHMRC research project by undertaking related research activities including Aboriginal community engagement and relationship management.

Your responsibilities will include managing and coordinating relationships with key stakeholders including senior and executive staff, who are working together with local and regional Aboriginal communities, in particular Elders, to ensure the efficacy and sustainment of project outcomes/outputs.

Your ability to demonstrate initiative and develop strong strategic partnerships, as well as exceptional project and time management skills are imperative to your success in this position.

To be successful, you must demonstrate high-level interpersonal and communication skills along with demonstrated experience in coordination roles in health service or similar settings, supported by relevant education and/or training. The ability to coordinate research activities to produce reports and work within a team is essential.

Aboriginality is a genuine occupational requirement under Section 50d of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act 1984.
Benefits and Remuneration: The salary ranges presented are those which are contained within the University's Enterprise Agreements; as are the employee benefits which include employer superannuation contribution at the rate of the current Government Superannuation Guarantee amount up to 17 percent, study assistance, a comprehensive salary packaging and wellness programs and flexible and family friendly work practices.
Contact Person: Dr Michael Wright, Early Career Research Fellow, on telephone 92661637
Contact Email:
Valuing Diversity and Affirmative Action: Curtin University embraces diversity and inclusion and invites applications from women, men and intersex individuals who share the University's values, ethics, international outlook, value diversity and have an informed respect for indigenous people. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace, therefore, if you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application. We will then work with you to identify the best way to assist you through the recruitment process. All personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with relevant privacy legislation.
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Disclaimer: Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at anytime.
Applications Close: 5 pm, Friday 8 September 2017