About the opportunity Open to University of Sydney employees only The University of Sydney is welcoming applications for an experienced Administration Officer to join the School of Mathematics and Statistics, within the Faculty if Science.
The incumbent will report to Jessica Cornock, Operations Manager of DARE ARC Centre, covering an array of duties including project support to the DARE Centre as well as the full suite of professional executive support services to the Centre’s Director, ensuring the specific needs and day-to-day requirements are managed in a highly efficient and effective manner.
As the first point of contact representing the Director, this role requires extensive administrative and organisational skills in order to manage detailed operational activities on a day-to-day basis, including supporting the development and delivery of a range of events and engagement initiatives with internal and external researchers and research groups.
Key responsibilities will include :
About you The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity.
As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for an experienced Administration Officer who :
to be expert users of data and models; to quantify, explain and understand uncertainty; and to make the best possible evidence-based decisions in exploiting and stewarding the nations’ natural resources and environment.
The DARE Centre is a collaborative research centre led by the University of Sydney in partnership with the University of New South Wales and the University of Western Australia and funded under a five-year grant from the Australian Research Council in partnership with industry and government.
Our Partner Organisations represent some of Australia’s leading organisations directly involved in natural resource use and management.
will train PhD candidates in world leading data science through an innovative, collaborative program between industry, government and academia.
All students will undertake a cohort-based training program in data science prior to selecting a specific data science project and domain.
Data science research projects will be applied against real world challenges through an industry placement program with one of our Partner Organisations.
The School of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of Sydney is one of the largest in Australia and is world-renowned for its research in pure mathematics, applied mathematics and mathematical statistics.
The School attracts a strong body of excellent students as well as a large number of outstanding researchers, many of whom hold Fellowships and grants.
Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better.
These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion and underpin our long-term strategy for growth.
We’re Australias first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 8,100 academic and non-academic staff who support over 73,000 students.
We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.
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How to apply For further information about the position or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application please contact Laura Brown, Recruitment Consultant on +61 2 8627 9410 or Please refer to the position description for further details.
Job Reference No. 1065 / 0920F Routine pre-employment probity checks will be carried out for this position Please note : visa sponsorship is not available for this position The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion.
and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged. The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.