Community Capacity Building Secretary

$67,493 yearly
  • Rockingham City Council
  • Rockingham WA, Australia
  • 04 May, 2022
Contractor/Temp Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints Media, Journalism, Advertising, and Public Relations

Job Description

Fixed term  (up to two years)

Job Share

20 hours per week, to be worked Thursdays, Fridays and alternate Wednesdays 

The City of Rockingham is located 40km south of the Perth CBD and is one of the fastest growing local governments in the south metropolitan area. We are responsible for the provision and delivery of high quality services, facilities and events that meet or exceed community expectations. Providing a safe and healthy workplace for our employees is important to us and we are committed to employing team members who share the City’s Values of Recognition, Ethics, Service, Professional Development, Empowerment, Communication and Teamwork – RESPECT. These Values are incorporated into all aspects of employment at the City.

We are currently looking for a self-motivate team player to join the Community Capacity Building team.  As our (job share) Secretary you will  provide efficient and confidential secretarial and administrative support to both the Manager Community Capacity Building and the team.  

You are an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual, possessing sound written and verbal communication skills. Your administration skills are well developed and you have a strong working knowledge of a variety of computer packages including the Microsoft Officer suite.

If you can deliver exceptional customer service, have proven time management and organisational skills and are a team player, then the City of Rockingham is the place for you. 

To be considered for this role, you must address the following selection criteria in your online application:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level of public relations and customer service skills
  • Sound experience in the preparation of correspondence, agendas and minutes for Committee meetings
  • Ability to prioritise work, multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Considerable experience in a secretarial or administrative position, preferably in a team environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of products
  • Strong working knowledge of a variety of other computer packages and systems 

We are offering a gross salary of $67,493 per annum, pro rata, and:

  • 11% superannuation with the option to co-contribute
  • A variety of health and wellbeing programmes
  • Salary packaging opportunities for motor vehicles, etc. 

If successful you will be required to provide proof of being fully COVID-19 vaccinated. 

An information package is available on our website.   

Applications will be accepted until 4pm Sunday 29 May 2022, but we may close applications when we have a suitable pool of candidates – be quick! If this sounds like your dream job, we highly recommend you apply as soon as possible. 

The City of Rockingham accepts applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people living with disability and people who speak a first language other than English.

Job Closing Date

29 May, 2022