Fairfield City Council Jobs – Governance Co-Ordinator

Website Fairfield Council

Job Description:

This role leads a team of administration staff that service the governance and meeting support functions of Council. Some of the many and varied tasks include facilitating meetings, providing secretariat and councillor support, review of policies and procedures, co-ordinating the donation Funds and providing advice and information to stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated policy development and implementation
  • Ability to effectively liaise with all levels of Council staff and Councillors
  • Working knowledge of political processes
  • Ability to manage competing priorities and meet critical deadlines
  • Computer literacy – MS Word, MS Excel, Powerpoint (intermediate level)

Job Requirements:

  • High level of accuracy and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Superior communication skills both written and verbal
  • Appropriate qualification in business, law, governance or related discipline
  • Minimum 3 years team leader experience in local government or similar
  • Ability to record meeting notes or minutes
  • Demonstrated project management skills and knowledge
  • Commitment to attend meetings held every second and fourth Tuesday of the month
  • Experience in the use of Objective and/or InfoCouncil systems

Job Details:

Company: Fairfield Council

Vacancy Type:  Part Time

Job Location: Fairfield, New South Wales, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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