Executive Assistant

  • Excellent opportunity with a leading national organisation
  • Rewarding and meaningful role with a dedicated team of professionals
  • Full-time position to June 2022 with possibility of extension
  • Competitive remuneration package including 10.5% super, salary sacrifice and packaging options

About us

The National Rural Health Alliance Ltd is Australia's peak representative and advocacy body for rural and remote health. The Alliance works closely with 44 member organisations to align resources to the achievement of better health outcomes for people living in rural and remote Australia.

The role

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, in this highly varied role you will be responsible for delivering high level executive support to the Chief Executive Officer and providing secretariat support for matters relating to the Board, Council and Board committees and working groups.  The role will also provide general administrative support and assistance to the NRHA team and ensure the efficient running of the office.

The successful applicant will have substantial experience providing support at a senior or executive level. You will have a high level of communication skills enabling you to work effectively with a variety of stakeholders including Board Directors, Council member organisations, senior representatives of other organisations, government departments, ministerial and parliamentary staff.

Well-developed written communication skills are essential, as well as a high level of organisation and attention to detail. Equally, you'll be able to prioritise your workload to manage your time effectively and achieve outcomes within agreed timeframes. Excellent computer skills are essential.

You will have demonstrated administrative and office-based skills, including organising general office functions and processes, as well as the ability to perform meeting scheduling, travel and minute-taking tasks to a high standard.

The position offers a generous annual salary, salary sacrifice/salary packaging (full PBI status) and 10.5% employer superannuation contributions.

To view the Executive Assistant position description CLICK HERE.

Written applications, addressing the selection criteria and including a current CV and the contact details of two referees, should be emailed to Sue Pagura at sue@ruralhealth.org.au  by COB Monday, 10 August 2020.

For further information please contact Mary Dalton via email: mary@ruralhealth.org.au or 02 6285 4660.