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Division: OFFICE OF THE CEO
Unit: OFFICE OF THE CEO
Salary: AUD 93,712.00 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
At the City of Sydney our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Sustainable Sydney 2030 - developing a green, global and connected city.
The Secretariat Team is looking for a Committee Secretary to join the team supporting the City of Sydney Council in their decision making.
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 as well as in a strongly collaborative team environment and high level written and oral communication skills, including advanced word processing, document formatting and experience in the use of up-to-date technology to support meetings.
Tact and sensitivity, a strong customer focus and a broad understanding of the local government sector are also essential.
The four members of the team are responsible for the governance and business processes that underpin the four Committees of Council, Council, the Central Sydney Planning Committee and the Local Planning Panel.
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 as well as administration of all pre and post meeting procedures.
To apply: Click on 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and respond to the online application questions that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Please note the "Essential Criteria Response" field in the online application does not require you to respond or upload a document.
This role will require a national criminal check and a pre-employment health check.
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 Tuesday 22 October 2019.
For further information contact: Erin Cashman, Council Business Coordinator, 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:
- 22 Oct 2019
- NSW - Sydney
- AUD 93,712.00 per annum plus Superannuation (Remuneration stated is for the full-time position)
- Work Type:
- Full Time
- Executive Assistance/PA/Administration