Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer

About your opportunity
An opportunity exists for an Executive Assistant to provide secretarial and administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the Principal Administrator of Council.

To be successful in this position you will need to have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Duties will include assisting in the preparation of Council / Committee agendas and minutes, maintaining the General Disposal System 40 (GDS 40) filing system, the organisation of civic functions / receptions and a variety of administrative activities including the management of Purchase Orders.

You will also be asked to provide a current National Police Certificate (no older than 6 months) as part of the conditions of employment.

What we offer you

Coober Pedy is a major regional service centre for Outback South Australia, with essential services including medical, health, welfare, law and order, education and leisure. The four main industries are opal mining, tourism, primary production and government support services.

Living in Coober Pedy is about carving out a way of life in one of the harshest environments on the planet. For locals, that means being resourceful, jury-rigging solutions to everyday problems that combine advanced 21st century technology with the low-tech reality of life on the frontier.

This position offers an annual salary ranging from $75,000 to $82,000.

Applications close
The applications close Wednesday 24 July 5.00p.m.

How to apply
All potential applicants are required to obtain an Applicant Pack prior to applying for this role. Copies can be downloaded from Council’s website at www.cooberpedy.sa.gov.au or by phoning (08) 8672 4600. Any further enquiries can be directed to the Human Resources Coordinator.
Applications should be addressed to the CEO, PO Box 425, Coober Pedy SA 5723 or emailed to recruitment@cpcouncil.sa.gov.au.