Member Support Officer

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Department: Court Services Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Legal
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VT2182C
Closing Date: 20-Jan-2019
Salary Range: $67,866 - $82,404
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Candidate Application Form - VPS3 - Member Support Officer - VT2182.docx (Word, 51KB)

Position Description - VPS3 - Member Support Officer - VT2182.doc (Word, 91KB)

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Position Details

VCAT are seeking a highly motivated and collaborative Member Support Officer to join the Member Support Team.

The Role:

The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting Tribunal Members under the direction of the Member Support Coordinator. Working collaboratively in a small team, the successful applicant will deliver administrative support to Tribunal Members to facilitate the effective functioning of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal.

Member Support Officers produce Tribunal orders and Reasons and provide all administrative and secretarial support required for their allocated Members.

What you need to have:

  • Experience in a legal administrative or secretarial environment;
  • Motivation to expand on your current administrative skills and experience;
  • Demonstrated experience in providing administrative support to multiple stakeholders and meeting deadlines;
  • Excellent written skills, including proof-reading and formatting of legal documents; and
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite and the ability to quickly grasp new databases and systems.

What we can offer you:

This is an exciting time to be a part of VCAT! We support our people to do their best work by offering continuous professional development, flexibility to maintain a great work-life balance and opportunities for personal growth and career development.

How to apply

To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button, ensuring you include the following documents in your application:

  • resume 
  • a short covering letter
  • completed application form (see file attachment).

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description. 

Applications close: 20 January 2019

Other information

Court Services Victoria (CSV) is the employer of staff at all Victorian courts and tribunals, the Judicial College of Victoria, and the Judicial Commission of Victoria. CSV offers a wide range of legal and non-legal career options as well as attractive employee benefits.

CSV is committed to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture. We strongly encourage people of all abilities to apply, particularly people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, and those who may experience diversity or disability related barriers in securing employment.

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