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Collaborations Program Manager


Employer: Spinal Research Institute
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Medical Research, Health Promotion, Project Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 04 March, 2019.
Applications close: 24 March, 2019. (Expired)

About the Organisation

The Spinal Research Institute (SRI) is committed to improving the lives of people with spinal cord injury. People with spinal cord injury live with many challenges and secondary health complications, limiting their independence and quality of life. Our mission is to support world class clinical research and clinical trials by working to overcome the well reported barriers in the research process, by building much needed tools for research collaboration and knowledge sharing, and actively involving people with spinal cord injury in the research process.

Visit our website to learn more: www.thesri.org.

About the position

An opportunity exists for a person with minimum four years program management experience, ideally in the NFP/NGO or research sector.

The SRI is run by a small professional team and the ideal candidate will be self-motivated, proactive and able to work independently. The SRI is seeking a program manager to create, deliver and manage a range of programs to support research collaboration and consumer engagement in the research process, including travel grants program, mentor program, early career researcher engagement, regional outreach program, and education programs. The program manager will also facilitate and support user engagement on the SRI’s Spinal Cord Research Hub (SCoRH) – our online research collaboration platform.

Further information is provided in the Position Description.

About you

  • Proven experience in creating and delivering user-engagement programs from beginning to end.
  • Excellent time management skills with proven experience in managing multiple programs at one time.
  • Outstanding interpersonal communications skills.
  • Self-motivated, proactive and able to work independently.
  • You have a passion for working in the not-for-profit sector and a strong belief in making a difference.
How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.