Working at UAC

Junior Project Manager

12 month fixed-term contract, with potential extension (reference no. 2196)

The Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) builds admission systems and provides bespoke services for universities across NSW and ACT. We are the largest tertiary admissions centre in Australia, and we are recognised as the leader in technology platforms within our industry.

We have exciting national-scale projects underway, building brand-new systems that solve complex problems and drive efficiency improvements for our clients and the sector.

UAC has experienced significant double-digit growth and expansion of market share and capability. We’re looking for a Junior Project Manager to contribute to UAC’s success.

About the role

As the Junior Project Manager, you’ll be responsible for the administration and coordination of all project activities, including maintaining and updating project plans, scheduling meetings, resource planning, research and analysis, and act as first point of contact for the project team. You’ll also have the opportunity for end-to-end project management, including the management of system change requests.

To succeed in the role, you will have:

  • tertiary level qualifications or the equivalent
  • strong project coordination skills, with experience supporting a large team
  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with proven ability to build productive working relationships with colleagues and a diverse range of stakeholders
  • excellent attention to detail, with the ability to maintain a high level of accuracy.

What's in it for you?

We’re a dynamic organisation, committed to providing a supportive workplace culture, where your potential to learn, grow and develop has no boundaries. UAC offers a career with purpose and meaning, where your work will make a difference.

We’re currently offering the flexibility to work both in the office and from home. We’ve got the technology platforms and ethos to ensure that our remote teams continue to stay connected.

So, if you’d like to be part of this journey, we are keen to hear from you!

Remuneration: The salary range for this position is $98,745 - $106,503 pa (includes base salary plus 10% employer superannuation contribution and annual leave loading).

How to apply

Download the Junior Project Manager information package. Send your cover letter, resume, responses to the selection criteria and copies of relevant qualifications to with job reference no. 2195.

For your application to be considered, you must provide a written response to each of the selection criteria described in the position description.

Applications close: Sunday 13 December 2021.


Contact Melissa Arrage on (02) 9752 0725 or email