Advancement Officer: Events

Based in Advancement Services located at City West campus, Full-time, fixed term contract until 30 October 2020, Australias University of Enterprise.


About the Job


The Advancement Officer: Events, in consultation with the Director: Advancement Services, is responsible for managing the staging of alumni, fundraising and corporate events and activities, including national and international events which contribute to the stewardship and fundraising programs undertaken by the Unit. You will be responsible for designing and producing promotional material and providing advice and assistance to academic and professional staff across the University on the staging of development events, public promotional activities and associated protocol matters.

Skills and Experience

To be successful, you will have tertiary qualifications in events, business, marketing or a related discipline or equivalent skills and knowledge along with proven ability and experience in designing, developing and implementing of multiple high profile alumni, fundraising and/or public promotional activities. You will also have demonstrated experience in providing advice on protocol issues relating to significant national and international events. Your high level interpersonal and communication skills including strong public speaking and negotiation skills and the ability to relate to a broad cross section of people internal and external to the University are essential in this role.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application


Applications close: 11:30pm Monday 9 March 2020

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment

02/03/2020 $0 Adelaide 1 Marketing & Communications
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