The Sax Institute
•Not for profit sector •Part-time •Ultimo location.
About the Sax Institute
The Sax Institute is a leading Australian expert in helping decision makers find and make best use of research to solve real-world health and social problems.
We connect individuals and organisations with research, we build research platforms that generate new knowledge for use in decision making, and we lead thinking and knowledge around how to ensure more research has a real-world impact.
We are not a research institute but rather, a transformative organisation established to develop innovative ways of better connecting knowledge from research with those who can use it.
About the position
The Senior Coordinator, Members and Training will be responsible for coordinating and building engagement with the Sax Institute member organisations. This position is important to help the Sax Institute work most effectively with our members and to maximise the ways that we are able to link researchers with decision makers in policy and practice.
The role will also coordinate training for researchers based at the Sax Institute, as well as training for external researchers and for staff in policy and practice agencies.
The role requires you to work closely with staff across the Sax Institute, external researchers and other academic staff and with staff from health and related agencies. You will have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.
Essential – Selection Criteria
The successful applicant will have:
Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline
A minimum of 5 years experience in the research and/or government sectors
Strong understanding of the research sector, including grant application processes
Demonstrated capacity to set and manage priorities in a high activity environment
Excellent interpersonal and organisation skills
Proven ability to manage multiple tasks to tight deadlines
Experience with government agencies and services
Sound knowledge and understanding of public health and health care in Australia.
About the benefits
Competitive salary including packaging
Opportunity to impact health policy/program delivery.
The position description with detailed Selection Criteria is available on the Careers Opportunities page of our website: https://www.saxinstitute.org.au/about-us/career-opportunities/.
To apply please send your CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading: Senior Coordinator, Members and Training.
For any enquiries please contact Sian Rudge on 9188 9500 or email@example.com
Applications close: Friday 28 April 2017.
The Sax Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only.
To apply for this job please visit the following URL: https://www.saxinstitute.org.au/about-us/career-opportunities/ →