Manager, Research Collections and Systems

The University of Adelaide

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Position type:

Full time


$111,077 - $118,862 per annum

04 Dec 2018
28 Jan 2019

Full details:

Reference number: 499555

(HEO9)  $111,077 - $118,862 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply.

Continuing position available

As Manager, Research Collections and Systems, you will play a vital role in ensuring the accuracy and completeness of the University's Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) submission as well as overseeing the management of systems used to support research administration.

As part of the Research Services branch you will collaborate with other key managers to deliver services to researchers across the University including publications data collection, support for applications for competitive research grants and fellowships, and a range of research compliance and regulatory activities.

To be successful you will need:

  • Ability to interpret government policy, specifications and guidelines associated research funding and government reporting requirements
  • Demonstrated experience in developing, implementing and improving processes and procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to conceptualise, analyse and solve complex problems
  • Sound experience with databases, high level Microsoft Excel skills for analysis and the ability to manage data collections
  • Demonstrated experience in information systems and analysis and the use of database query tools (desirable)


Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. And our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. And our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your division's broader role

The Division of Research and Innovation leads the University's research strategic planning. It manages research, partnerships, prioritises investment in strategic initiatives, and responds to changes in the external environment. 

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For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Simon Brennan

Executive Director, Research Services

P: +61 (0) 83135551


The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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