Team Assistant

We are looking for candidates who have excellent people skills, writing and communication capabilities, and are interested in providing a high standard of support.
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Department: Infrastructure Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1402599
Closing Date: 30-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $67,866 - $82,404
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: VPS 3 Team Assistant - April 2019.docx (Word, 84KB)


Contact: Victoria Thaine
9936 1716

Position Details

Infrastructure Victoria is an independent statutory authority which provides expert advice and guides decision-making on Victoria's infrastructure needs and priorities.

The team assistant will provide high quality confidential secretarial and administrative support to the Executive Director, Strategy & Research, including diary management, monitoring email, and coordination of reading material and meeting papers. The successful applicant will also act as a first point-of-contact for the Executive Director, Strategy & Research, whilst providing ad-hoc secretarial support to the Executive Director, Advisory & Corporate. They will assist with coordination of intergovernmental meetings, preparation of meeting papers and project documentation, monthly project reporting processes, and maintain project governance guidelines, filing, and document management systems.

To be successful in this role you will have prior experience supporting senior executives and demonstrate knowledge of project management approaches and processes. You will have excellent communication and people skills, with a proactive and confident approach, and demonstrate a capacity for being collaborative in the pursuit of team goals. A high level of understanding in Microsoft Suite is preferred. Additionally, you will show sound judgement in providing advice, dealing with stakeholders, and demonstrating integrity and respect for your colleagues and your work.

How to apply:
Applications including a one page pitch are to be submitted online by selecting the ”Apply Now” button

Applications close midnight 30/06/19

Other relevant information:
A comprehensive position description is attached.

For enquiries regarding the position please phone the contact on the position description. If you experience difficulties in applying online, please contact HR Shared Services on 1800 039 411.

Infrastructure Victoria values the contribution of all employees and fair and equitable treatment of all people is integral to all activities. As such, the organisation offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

Infrastructure Victoria is committed to maintaining the privacy of personal information. The recruitment process and all matters relating to it are treated in the strictest confidence. Personal information received during the recruitment process will be managed in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act, 2014. IV recruitment purposes include considering and responding to your job application, providing you with information about prospective or future similar roles within the organisation, considering your application for a future similar role within the organisation or enabling you to receive relevant job alerts. In some circumstances, in order to assess your suitability for the role, IV may seek to contact one or more referees who are not specified in your application. Any proposal to contact an unspecified referee will be discussed with you first and your consent will be sought before doing so. A failure by you to provide consent to contact unspecified referees may, in some circumstances, result in your application not being considered further.You may request access to your personal information by contacting IV.


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