Advancement Officer

Jul 31, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time

The Faculty of Medicine

The University of Queensland's Faculty of Medicine is an internationally recognised provider of world-class education and research. The research-intensive Faculty has a gross budget of almost $300 million, employs approximately 1000 continuing and fixed-term staff (headcount), has a community of more than 4000 non-salaried academic appointees and around 3200 students (headcount).

The Faculty of Medicine offers Australia's largest medical degree program for graduates and school-leavers. Undergraduate and postgraduate programs are available in the disciplines of Medicine, Health Sciences, E-Health, Mental Health, Biomedical Sciences and Public Health.


The role

The successful appointee will facilitate the fundraising goals of UQ’s Faculty of Medicine by supporting the Director of Advancement and other senior fundraisers as part of the Faculty fundraising team. This position involves administrative support with the opportunity to work closely with senior fundraisers and their prospects to secure and manage philanthropic gifts.


The person

Applicants should possess an undergraduate degree preferably in a releveant area of study. You will have demonstrated knowledge of philanthropy and fundraising in a university or other large not-for profit and/or charity sector and experience working in a project support role. Applicants will also require strong verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to juggle competing priorities, work independently with strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.  



This is a full-time, continuing appointment at HEW Level 6. The remuneration package will be $74,207.07 – $79,964.50 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $86,822.77 - $93,558.47 p.a.).




To discuss this role please contact Ms Tori Darrnell, Deputy Director of Advancement on +61 7 3365 5075 or

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

Important: please do not send your application directly to the person listed in the enquiries section of the advertisement. Applications not received via UQ Jobs online system will not be considered.

For information on completing the application process click here.

Job Applicants must have work rights.

Reference: 500833

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