Development Administration Officer

Casual position $58.48 - $63.48 per hourLocation flexible  About MenziesAs one of Australia’s leading medical research institutes dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Indigenous Australians, and a leader in global and tropical research into life-threatening illnesses, Menzies School of Health Research continues to translate its research into effective partnerships and programs in communities across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. About the positionThe Development Administration Officer is responsible for supporting the preparation and submission of tailored grant proposals and associated written materials to secure philanthropic funding grants for MenziesThey will work closely with other members of the Development team and researchers to develop applications and proposals for new funding opportunities, enhance existing funding and build strong synergies within all areas of Menzies. Key relationships will be built with researchers, divisional business managers, and the Development team to expand and streamline Development functions that support and maximise funding acquisition and grant management.The successful applicant is required to have a tertiary qualification with at least four years relevant experience in business development or research grants administration within an education or similar institution. They will also have high level administration experience in an environment requiring consistent attention to detail, working to strict deadlines preferably in a research or academic environment preparing high quality submissions, proposals and applications for funding. What we offerOpportunity to work remotelyFlexible working arrangements Contact: Colin BaillieEmail: Colin.Baillie@menzies.edu.auClosing date: 20th May 2022 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Selected applicant will be required to provide suitable evidence to Human Resources.Applicants are required to address the selected criteria. For information on how to apply for this position and to obtain the position description and the selection criteria please visit:https://www.menzies.edu.au/page/careers/information_for_applicants/    58 AUD Melbourne 3004