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Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant 

WACOSS EBA Level 3 (Salary Range – $67,839 – $73,375 per annum, plus 9% superannuation) – Full time 38 hours per week

The Western Australian Council of Social Service Inc (WACOSS) is the peak council of community service organisations in Western  Australia. WACOSS is part of a national network comprising ACOSS and the State and Territory Councils of Social Service, which represents the interests of low income and socially disadvantaged people across Australia, and assists and supports the community sector with the delivery of community services.

An exciting opportunity exists for a skilled and motivated person to join the team. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the executive functions of the Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Officer, including secretarial support for the management team, Board, and associated committees. Key tasks include writing sensitive documents and correspondence, report writing, diary management, meeting schedules and support, and planning and delivering logistical support for events and travel. We are looking for an Executive Assistant that is proactive in their approach to a busy work environment.

The successful candidate will build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders across a diverse range of people, including not-for-profit, corporate, and government leaders and their support roles. You will communicate in a professional manner, possess excellent time keeping and organisational skills, and have the ability to take on additional duties. Experience working in the not-for profit sector and knowledge of relevant governance and statutory obligations for Incorporated Associations is highly desirable. The full job description can be accessed here.

How to Apply

Please submit a two page statement generally addressing the selection criteria in the job description, together with a current and concise resume.

Applications for this position close 5pm Thursday 16 August 2018 and we are looking to appoint someone as soon as possible.

Email applications to demelza@wacoss.org.au

Contact: Louise Giolitto, CEO, with any position related enquiries via email at louise@wacoss.org.au.

Download the Job Description here.