Research and Development Manager - ANZSCO 132511


Description

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates research and development activities within an organisation.

Skill Level

1

Occupation Lists

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1. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
2. RSMS Occupations List
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DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

1. 1299-11 Research and Development Manager

Group: 1325 Research and Development Managers


Description

plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate research and development activities within organisations.

Tasks

1. determining, implementing and monitoring research and development strategies, policies and plans 2. developing and implementing research projects, priorities and targets to support commercial and policy developments 3. leading major research projects and coordinating activities of other research workers 4. assessing the benefits and monitoring the costs and effectiveness of research and development activities 5. interpreting results of research projects and recommending associated product and service development innovations 6. providing advice on research and development options available to the organisation 7. monitoring leading-edge developments in relevant disciplines and assessing implications for the organisation 8. may publish results of significant research projects

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Occupations in this Group

1. 132511 Research and Development Manager