Faculty Administrator

Professional and Administrative Lincoln, Canterbury


As the longest-running agriculturally-based university in the Southern Hemisphere, Lincoln University’s story begins with farming, but it certainly doesn’t end there. As New Zealand’s economy diversified, so have we. Lincoln University is here to enhance and enrich lives. To grow the knowledge of our students so they can shape a world that benefits from a greater understanding of the relationship between our land, the food produced from it and the ecosystems within it. With three academic faculties, one teaching division, several research centres and a range of corporate service units, the Lincoln University draws its students from throughout New Zealand and from over 60 countries. Lincoln University has a student roll of around 3,000 and approximately 600 staff.  

We have an opportunity for an experienced administrator to join the administration team, supporting the Faculty of Agribusiness and Commerce on a permanent, full time basis.  This Faculty is one of three based here at Lincoln, delivering programmes in a number of areas including accounting, agribusiness, economics and farm management. 

In this role you will be providing administration support to several departments within the Faculty. You will be experienced with working in a complex environment with a range of administration tasks. You will be a confident communicator, who builds rapport easily and has a warm, friendly manner. A self-starter with good initiative, you will quickly establish yourself as a trusted advisor who adds value to the team. You will be someone who is calm under pressure, proactive by nature and always willing to lend a hand. You must be computer savvy, with a minimum level of intermediate Microsoft Office skills. 

In return we can offer you the opportunity to work in a collaborative team environment on a beautiful campus, competitive salary, free parking and 5 weeks annual leave. 

Please apply online with your CV and cover letter.

For more information, please refer to the position description on the Lincoln University careers page or contact Patrice Wilkin, Recruitment Business Partner, on 03 423 0312.

Applications close on Monday 25/02/19 at 9am.