Executive Assistant

Job Title: Executive Assistant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: New South Wales
Salary: Pay Rate- $ 45-50 per hour + superannuation
Start Date: 2020-02-19
Reference: JO-2002-537691
Contact Name: Jessica Abboud
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2020 11:52

Job Description

Talent International are currently recruiting for an experienced Executive Assistant to join one of our NSW Government departments based in Eveleigh. This position is a contract role initially for 6 months with a high possibility of being extended. This position is a grade 5/6 role and is paying between $45-50 per hour plus superannuation. The position is based in Eveleigh. 

Primary purpose of the role:

The Executive Support Officer provides a range of executive support and administrative services to facilitate the delivery of business operations, and support the Director, Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) in the achievement of Departmental ICT objectives. The role contributes to a high performing team and acts to ensure excellent customer service and continuous service improvement.

Key Responsibilities: 
  • Assess and prioritise requests to facilitate optimal use of the Director, Office of the CIO's time, as well as that of other senior managers within the Office of the CIO
  • Manage the Directors diary appointments and correspondence; coordinate travel arrangements and schedule / support meetings to facilitate the effective agenda management
  • Maintain the role supervisor's confidential filing, calendar and other ad-hoc requests to ensure business continuity
  • Draft and prepare correspondence, agendas, minutes, presentations and briefing notes to support the achievement of business requirements
  • Gather, collate and provide background information for the Director to support informed decision-making and planning
  • Maintain and update administrative practices, systems and procedures to improve efficiency and service delivery
  • Maintain accurate records in accordance with Departmental protocols. 

Essential Requirements:
  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in the public sector
  • Experience supporting Directors and C-Suite Executives
  • Extensive diary management, booking and coordinating travel, booking and preparing meeting agendas, drafting and preparing correspondance, agenads, minut taking, preparing presentations and briefing notes
  • Excelent attention to detail
  • Exceptionally organised with a strong work ethic
  • Available Immediately 

If you can demonstrate all the above, then please apply now. For further information, you may contact Jessica Abboud on 02 9223 9855 for a confidential discussion. 

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