Professional Development Leader

Professional Development Leader

Job Title: Professional Development Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: AU$110000 - AU$120000 per annum + Super
Reference: RM19121_1581577719
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: February 13, 2020 18:08

Job Description

Collaborate with other leaders in the market | highly regarded Association | Align your work with a strong brand | Lead a team

The Organisation

Our client is a well-known and highly respected Association, primarily responsible for maintaining ethical standards and levels of knowledge of its members. They also perform regulatory responsibilities and provide member benefits and services, including regular continuing professional development (CPD) seminars, conferences, mentoring and on-going professional advice and assistance.

The Role

Looking for a Leader who can strategise and develop the professional education of the members for this Association. In addition, you will provide support to a number of committee chairs and report to the CEO. In your team, you will be supported by 2 Co-Ordinators.

Duties will include:

  • Planning, implementing and monitoring professional learning opportunities;
  • Attending and participating in seminars and conferences;
  • Working with subject matter experts and organising speakers;
  • Developing and maintaining an operational plan and standards for legal education and training;
  • Identifying professional development needs by evaluating, improving and reporting on program effectiveness;
  • Managing production of promotional materials and newsletters;
  • Developing sponsorship programs and negotiating contracts; and
  • Developing relationships with external stakeholders and respond to enquiries relating to the program.


  • Admitted and practised as a solicitor;
  • Previous experience in planning, designing and delivering legal education and development programs;
  • Experience with training and/or developing learning programs or seminars would be highly regarded;
  • Ability to work with a small team; and
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.


  • Flexibility with hours
  • Role available immediately
  • Prestigious Association
  • Forge relationships with others

For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM19121
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207