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Employer and Industry Engagement Officer

Employer and Industry Engagement Officer  Western Sydney, Australia




About the role

The Employer and Industry Engagement Officer is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with Employment Service Providers, the community, employers, industry and other stakeholders, to promote Navitas Skilled Futures’ (NSF) programs and range of services.

The role is responsible for identifying and developing collaboration opportunities to optimise workplace experiences and employment prospects for clients and to deliver growth and expansion of the employment programs.

The person we seek will ideally have the following experience or skills:

  • Familiarity with business environments in the education and the employment services sector
  • Demonstrated experience working with stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to build and maintain effective relationships both internally and externally
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and a willingness to work and collaborate with others
  • A talent for creative thinking and problem-solving


What we can offer you:

  • Collegial and collaborative environment with a commitment to education, and providing opportunities to clients and stakeholders
  • Career exposure to work within in a global education provider
  • Health & Wellbeing packages which includes discounted gym membership, movie tickets, discounts on travel, accommodation, and insurance
  • Salary packaging and novated car leasing
  • Employee Assistance Programs for you and direct family members


About Us

Navitas is a leading global education provider driven by a commitment to transforming lives through education. It employs more than 7,000 staff to deliver programs and services to approximately 80,000 students around the world. Navitas consists of two distinct divisions: University Partnerships (UP) and Careers & Industry (C&I) divisions.

Navitas Skilled Futures delivers the Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) on behalf of the Department of Home Affairs, Skills for Education and Employment Program (SEE), the Career Transition Assistance Program (CTA), Employability Skills Training (EST) Blocks 1 and 2 and the Foundation Skills for Your Future program on behalf of the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations. 
We are committed to working with Federal and State Governments, education providers, communities, employers and industry groups to provide the language, literacy, numeracy, digital and employability skills that meet the settlement, study and employment goals of our clients.

Navitas Skilled Futures is accredited for the ISO9001 Quality Management System and ISO27001 Information Security Management System Standards.

Diversity and Inclusion

Navitas promotes and embraces an inclusive and diversified workforce. We believe equality, flexibility and diversity in the workplace will deliver a rich and collaborative environment for our employees, students and clients.

We encourage applications from candidates with disabilities, of all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and diverse community groups.


How to apply

Please apply online and for further information please contact Kristy McNair on 0477 707 186.

Applications close on Monday, 12/12/2022 at 5:00 pm however, we reserve the right to progress or confirm applicants prior to the close date. Applications received after the close date may be considered pending the recruitment process.

To our agency partners - thank you for your interest however, we will not be accepting unsolicited applications and we do not require support for this role, at this stage.


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Successful candidates will require full working rights in Australia and may undergo criminal records and working with children check.

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