- Job posted on: 14th Aug 2019
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There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. So if you’re looking for the next chapter in your career, it’s here. You’ll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that’s filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.
ClimateWorks Australia is an expert, independent adviser, acting as a bridge between research and action to accelerate the transition to net zero emissions for Australia and Asia Pacific. It was co-founded in 2009 by The Myer Foundation and Monash University and works within the Monash Sustainable Development Institute. ClimateWorks Australia also benefits from strong relationships with an international network of affiliated organisations that support effective policies, financing and action for greenhouse gas emissions reductions.
We are currently seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our dedicated team of professionals. You will be part of the ClimateWorks National Programs Team, providing support for the successful delivery of projects to accelerate emissions reductions within the Missions Possible program, focused on net-zero emissions in Australian industry. You will work closely with project stakeholders, both internal and external, taking a collaborative approach to develop and deliver the project in accordance with agreed time-frames, within budget and to achieve strategic business outcomes.
You will ensure the project reflects input from and needs of our key stakeholders, primarily large industrial corporations, as well as working with relevant government and research entities. You will plan and deliver workshops and other engagement opportunities with those stakeholders. You will also oversee the development of the project’s communication materials, which will include reports, briefings and presentations and support the setup of implementation initiatives coming out of the project, including identifying project partners, management and fundraising activities.
This is an exciting opportunity where you can apply your knowledge and experience with large industrial corporations and you excellent organisational, communication, engagement and management skills to a project with the potential for large impact, while also learning from an experienced team, and rapidly developing skills in a growing organisation.
You are able to work independently and take initiative, and possess the capability and mindset to learn fast on the job. If you are ready to take on this exciting challenge, we look forward to hearing from you. This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.
If making a difference is important to you then we look forward to hearing from you.
This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.
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A position description is attached.