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Manager - TEQSA Re-registration

Full Time
Vacancy type: Internal Vacancy, External Vacancy
Categories: Administration

Salary Package: HEW Level 9 ($122,653 – $129,541) plus 17% employer’s superannuation and annual leave loading.
Appointment Type: Full-time, Fixed Term for 2 years
Location: Macquarie University (North Ryde)
The RoleThis role will lead the project management of the TEQSA Re-registration Project and will engage with key stakeholders across the University to ensure the Macquarie quality framework is embedded into the policy and activities of the University. The Manager will report regularly to the TEQSA Re-registration Steering Group, the Executive Group and others on the progress against plan, citing issues and risks for the project. They will lead a series of working parties with key stakeholders and subject matter experts across the University to identify gaps and opportunities, critically evaluate areas of potential risk, and to deliver plans for the remediation of any issues raised. further they will research and analyse the experiences and outcomes of other institutions facing registration and accreditation and apply lessons learned to ensure a compliant process is adopted.
About YouThe successful applicant will have significant knowledge of the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Framework, and project management experience in supporting the re-registration of a tertiary institution.  They will have an extensive understanding of university structures, governance and policy as it relates to TEQSA compliance, and be able to influence decision making in this specialist area.  They will be an expert in project management principles and processes, and will have experience in the development of plans, processes, communications and stakeholder engagement to ensure and effective and compliant outcome. They will have exceptional spoken and written English communication skills, and the ability to effectively engage key stakeholders and negotiate mutually beneficial outcomes.
About UsThe Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) is the chief academic officer of the University and is the member of the University Executive.
The DVC (A) portfolio has a key role in overseeing the development of a balanced academic staff profile for the University as well as the capabilities of the academy. The portfolio also oversees the development and execution of Indigenous and widening participation strategies and plans as well as the operations of the University Library and Art Gallery.
The Executive Manager DVC (A) reports to the DVC (A) and is responsible for a range of functions to support the Portfolio, including leading TEQSA re-registration activities.
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To ApplyThis position is being re-advertised following the withdrawal of a successful applicant. Previous applicants need not to re-apply as their applications will automatically be re-considered.
To be considered for this position, please apply online and attach your resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria below:
Sustained experience of ensuring the delivery of processes and activities within the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Framework.
Experience supporting the registration and/or accreditation of a tertiary institution.
Experience in successfully delivering large compliance projects within a complex environment.
Managing and/or coordinating complex university activities where significant innovation, initiative and judgement were required.  
Sustained experience of delivering written and verbal reports to senior managers
Demonstrated experience of building and managing relationships with key stakeholders including senior management.
Enquiries: For enquiries about this role, please contact Gill Kirk, Executive Manager – DVC (Academic) Operations at
Applications Close: Sunday, 30 August 2020 at 11:55pm AEST
Position Description:  TEQSA Manager.pdf
Given current Australian Government COVID-19 border restrictions, applications for this position are only being accepted from Australian citizens or permanent residents or people currently residing in Australia with full working rights.
At Macquarie University, we are committed to providing a working environment where each individual is valued, respected and supported to progress. Our priority is to ensure culture, policies and processes are truly inclusive and that no-one is disadvantaged on the basis of their Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity, gender, culture, disability, LGBTIQA+ identities, family and caring responsibilities, age, or religion. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria and shares Macquarie University’s values of scholarship, empowerment and integrity to apply.
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Advertised: 14 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 30 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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