Future Students Assistant

Date: 15 Sep 2023

Job Location: Mackay, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity


  • Continuing, Full Time
  • Global Brand and Marketing Directorate
  • CQUniversity Mackay
  • Higher Education Worker Level 4
  • Total Remuneration $79,115 to $83,564 pa (including salary of $66,854 to $70,613 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)

Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

Working at CQUniversity


The Global Brand and Marketing Directorate at CQUniversity is primarily charged with generating interest in the University, a goal which is shared by all departments. The Directorate is responsible for student recruitment and all marketing activities, including branding and providing support and advice to faculties and divisions on a range of specialities.


As Future Students Assistant you will assist with the operational delivery (including planning, implementation, and review) of our local and national Future Students strategy. In this role you will assist with a variety of tasks, such as conducting school visits, delivering presentations, organizing group activities, fostering relationships with both external stakeholders and internal university teams, managing events, offering guidance on career options and courses, as well as collecting and tracking data.


We are seeking a motivated individual with excellent customer service and communication skills to join our dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the engagement and development of future students while sharing the CQUniversity experience with the broader community.

Position Requirements


  • Experience in customer service, sales, marketing or education.
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills with ability to liaise with a range of people from various backgrounds.
  • Excellent communication skills including ability to speak to small groups), as well as a high level of written communication.
  • Attention to detail (accuracy and consistency), time management, problem solving and well-developed organisational skills.
  • Knowledge in the use of computers including a range of business support software (e.g. word processing, spread sheeting, database, electronic diary, email etc.) and using large corporate information systems.

Position Description


For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Description.

Apply today for a career that changes lives


Applications Close: 11:59pm, Sunday 8 October 2023.


Job Requisition ID: 3749


Contact Details: 

Kylie Ciocca




When submitting your application, please include:


Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position.


Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.


CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and CQUniversity’s domestic and international student graduates with post-study work rights are encouraged to apply.