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Partnership Development Manager

Apply now Job No:513851
Area:Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Salary (FTE):Professional Level 08 ($100,264.90 - $112,583.95)
Work type:Part Time - Fixed Term
Location: St Lucia

The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences is a strong faculty that has a coherent focus on health and well-being underpinned by a clear integrative theme related to preventive health and behaviour change. Furthermore, the Faculty provides the opportunity for the allied health sciences to have a strong voice and great visibility within the University.

The Faculty currently includes:

  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
  • School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
  • School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Psychology
  • National Centre for Youth Substance Use Research (NCYSUR)
  • RECOVER Injury Research Centre
  • Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences (QAEHS)
  • Centre for Business and Economics of Health (CBEH)
  • UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health
  • Southern Queensland Rural Health (SQRH)

More information about the Faculty is available at:

About This Opportunity

An opportunity exists for a Partnership Development Manager to be responsible for managing the development of strategic industry partnerships for the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences. It includes responsibility for collaborating with stakeholders across the Faculty’s six schools to understand the specific Work Integrated Learning (WIL) requirements for each program and/or discipline and coordinating the activities of relevant stakeholders in order to manage the development of new partnerships.  This position will develop strong networks to maximise WIL and other external engagement opportunities and foster Faculty strategies including Interprofessional Education to promote a student-centred culture that delivers high quality and responsive levels of service.

This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus, renowned as one of Australia’s most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane’s city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment – you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.

Our Ideal Candidate

We are seeking a candidate with proven success in positively developing and managing relationships with internal and external stakeholders across a wide client base and creating new opportunities.  You will have excellent leadership, communication, consultation and negotiation skills and a demonstrated understanding of the demands and opportunities within a complex and multidisciplinary clinical and/or teaching environment.

You must have unrestricted work rights in Australia for the duration of this appointment to apply. Visa sponsorship is not available for this appointment.

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to

What We Can Offer

This is a part-time, fixed term position for 12 months at HEW 8.

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $100,264.90- $112,583.95 plus super of up to 17%. The total FTE package will be in the range $117,308 - $131,722

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, recreation leave loading, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

Position Description

Download File PD - Partnership Development Manager.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Sarah Dahl ( )

For application queries, please contact stating the job number in the subject line.

Want to Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the apply button. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter addressing key selection criteria
  • Resume

To satisfy pre-requisite questions and ensure your application can be considered in full, all candidates must apply via the UQ Careers portal by the job closing deadline. Applications received via other channels including direct email will not be accepted.


Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

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