Department of Education Jobs Online – Administrative Officer

Website DESE

Job Description:

We are seeking applicants to fill vacancies in the Engagement, Governance & Reporting Team and the NCI Strategy & Policy Team. Both teams report to the Executive Director of the NCI and engage across the entire NCI to effectively deliver on outcomes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide high level administrative support/coordination activities to the team and broader NCI.
  • Provide research support for policy development and review.
  • Assist with procurement and contract management activities.
  • Manage and contribute to secretariat functions for governance committees/boards.
  • Respond to enquiries from a range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Professionally represent the NCI at events locally, virtually or nationally (optional development opportunity).

Job Requirements:

  • Good judgement when faced with uncertainty and ambiguity.
  • Previous secretariat experience would be beneficial (not essential).
  • Initiative and the ability to prioritise own workload and to drive work outcomes.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail.
  • The ability to effectively liaise with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.

Job Details:

Company: DESE

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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