Administration Officer, VPSG3, Mildura

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Job Details

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: North West - Mildura
Reference: VG/DHHS/ND/523789
Closing Date: 27-May-2018
Salary Range: $65,713 - $79,790
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Administration Officer VPS3 523789 May 2018.doc (Word, 909KB)

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Contact: Fiona Harley
03 5022 3053

Position Details

Office Location(s): 253 Eleveth Street, Mildura 

Position Summary:

  • Rewarding Career Opportunity – VPS3 Administration
  • Dynamic Child Protection Program
  • Mildura location

An outstanding opportunity currently exists for highly motivated Administrative Assistant to join the fast paced, yet collaborative Mildura Child Protection team. Providing high level support and expert advice to the Child Protection Manager, the successful candidate will liaise with key stakeholders from a diverse range of Organisations in a sensitive yet purposeful manner.

In particular you will be responsible for supporting the Child Protection Area Operations Manager across a range of key administrative tasks from preparation of ministerial correspondence, compilation of financial information to diary management, meeting preparation and monthly report writing.

Pivotal to your success in this challenging yet fulfilling role, the successful candidate will possess demonstrable skills in the following key areas:

  • Exceptionally strong organisational skills coupled with a strong problem solving orientation
  • Superior analytical skills underpinned by a can do attitude.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills with the ability to forge relationships at all levels of the organisation
  • A remarkably strong team focus with responsiveness and attentiveness a strong indicator of future success

Make the decision to pursue a fulfilling professional career in this value driven organisation.



How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

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