City of Sydney (View other jobs from this organisation)
Division: OFFICE OF THE CEO
Unit: OFFICE OF THE CEO
Salary: AUD 89,196.00 per annum plus Superannuation (Remuneration stated is for the full-time position)
Employment status: Permanent
Employment arrangement: Full time
Location: Sydney CBD
Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement
The City of Sydney, one of Australia's premier Councils is seeking to appoint a dynamic and self-motivated Committee Secretary to support the Committee and Council meetings.
We believe our people are our success, strengthen our organisation and position us to lead, govern, and serve our community enabling us to achieve all that we plan for this spectacular city. Working in the Secretariat Team you will have an ability to coordinate and process large volumes of information, prioritise, multitask, and work under pressure within tight and at times competing deadlines.
You will have initiative, the ability to work independently and in a strongly collaborative team environment as well as high level written and oral communications skills, including advanced computer and document formatting skills.
Tact and sensitivity, a strong customer focus, and a broad understanding of the local government sector are also essential.
The five members of the team are responsible for the governance and business processes that underpin meetings of the four Committees of Council, the Local Planning Panel, Central Sydney Planning Committee, and Council.
Core activities include processing reports for the preparation of agendas, and business papers, provision of advice and assistance to internal stakeholders in drafting reports and other documents for consideration by Committees and Council, as well as administration of all pre-meeting/meeting procedures.
Do you want to be part of something challenging and rewarding? Are you passionate about serving our community? The City of Sydney might be the right career move for you.
To apply: Click on 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and address the essential criteria (selection criteria) as stated within the position description that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. This role will require a criminal check and pre-employment health declaration.
Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.
Applications must be made online via the City's website by 11:59pm on Sunday 27 May 2018.
For further information contact: Erin Cashman, Committee Secretary on 02 9265 9394.
Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.
At the City we provide equal employment opportunity. We are committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive work environment and encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
- Closing Date:
- 24 May 2018
- NSW - Sydney
- AUD 89,196.00 per annum plus Superannuation (Remuneration stated is for the full-time position)
- Work Type:
- Full Time
- Executive Assistance/PA/Administration