Senior Programs Coordinator - Fisher Leadership
Fixed Term
Close Date: 22/01/2023
REF: MONspc1222
Applications for this listing are closed

Senior Programs Coordinator

Fixed Term
Close Date: 22/01/2023
REF: MONspc1222
  • Opportunity to design programs for Australia’s most prominent leaders
  • Contribute to enhancing the effectiveness of Australia’s political leadership
  • Join a committed team during an exciting period of growth


The Organisation

McKinnon Institute for Political Leadership (MKI) is a non-partisan organisation committed to contributing to a better future for Australia by raising the standard of political leadership in Australia through providing professional development for aspiring and established political leaders and their advisors.  McKinnon Institute was formed from a partnership between the Susan McKinnon Foundation and Monash University, with an aim to generate significant, long-term benefits for Australia and to build Australia’s future capacity to meet social and economic challenges.

The Opportunity

As Senior Programs Coordinator, you will provide expert consultative support and educational guidance to internal teams and external partners, in designing and developing curriculum and assessment, including the use of technology platforms to enhance learning outcomes.  Reporting to the Academic Director, you will lead educational design for both online and face-to-face environments. With a focus on rigorous evaluation and advancing program offerings, you will establish and maintain strong relationships with key internal and external partners and associates to enhance content curation and educational outcomes.

This position is offered on an initial two-year fixed term contract with attractive benefits and conditions.

About You

McKinnon Institute is seeking a talented Senior Programs Coordinator with exceptional project management skills and demonstrated experience in educational design.  You will be abreast of the latest developments in program development to create highly relevant and dynamic content and deliver an outstanding user experience.  Strong communication skills are essential, as is the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and a broad range of senior stakeholders to ensure effective delivery. Knowledge of political leadership or similar executive education experience is highly regarded, although not essential.

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Applications close: Sunday, 22 January 2023.


To apply:  Please click on ‘Apply now’ using reference MONspc1222, addressing your cover letter and resume to Sharyn Gowans of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 347 437 for further information.

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