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Human Resources Officer

Fixed Term
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Professional
Classification: ANU Officer 5

Classification: ANU Officer 5 (Administration)Salary package: $70,078 - $76,611 per annum plus 9.5% superannuationTerms: Full time, Fixed Term (5 months)
Position Overview
The Science; Health and Medicine (SHM) Administration team delivers high quality administrative support and leadership to the core academic activities of research and education for both the ANU College of Science, and the ANU College of Health and Medicine, the most research intensive units of the Australian National University.  The SHM Administration team fosters a dynamic working environment where collaboration and communication are valued, problems are met with innovative solutions, and change is embraced. This allows our highly skilled staff to influence best practice within the University, and to make significant contributions to process and system improvements. To us, a good leader is one who leads by example, empowers others, and invests in people, their career and development.  
The SHM Human Resources team have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified HR generalist to join our team to support a broad range of clients across the two largest Colleges at the ANU; the ANU College of Health & Medicine, and the ANU College of Science.  You will have the opportunity to continue to develop your knowledge and understanding of a diverse range of operational HR tasks, specifically recruitment, payroll, reporting, and exposure to relevant HR Information Systems.
The successful applicant will demonstrate a solid general knowledge of HR processes and procedures and a commitment to developing a career in HR.  We are looking for a team member with excellent interpersonal skills, strong self-management and the capacity to quickly develop productive professional relationships with colleagues and clients. Highly developed organisational skills, effective time management and excellent attention to detail are all essential attributes for this position.
For further information please contact Ms Eline Martinsen, Assistant Human Resources Manager at E: T: 61 2 6125 5679
ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit
Application Information
In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:
A statement addressing the selection criteria.
A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.
Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.
Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 14 Mar 2019 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 25 Mar 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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Human Resources Officer The Australian National University


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