Senior Events Coordinator

$84,749 - $89,705 yearly
  • ACT Government
  • ACT Government Offices, London Circuit, Canberra ACT, Australia
  • 24 Jun, 2022
Full time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints Strategy and Planning

Job Description

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $84,749 - $89,705 plus superannuation
Position No: 46871
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 23 June 2022
Contact Officer: Jared Rando on Jared.Rando@act.gov.au or (02) 6256 6709

Details: Venues Canberra manage GIO Stadium Canberra, Exhibition Park in Canberra (EPIC) and Manuka Oval. These are Canberra’s leading sporting, event, and function venues. Some of the Venues major clients include the Brumbies, Canberra Raiders, GWS Giants, Cricket Australia, Summernats, National Folk Festival and Handmade Markets. EPIC also manages a camping/caravan park on its site with over 200 spaces.

We are seeking an experienced events coordinator who will have excellent stakeholder management skills and a background at large venue hosting national and international events.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge and experience of successful event delivery, developing and maintaining relationships with key clients as well as having a positive attitude and passion for event delivery.

The position has a requirement for weekend and after-hours work.

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (CMTEDD) supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/other requirements:

Compliance Requirements/ Qualifications

  • Event management or project management qualifications
  • Familiarity with the operations of NRL, Super Rugby, football, and other large capacity stadia events
  • C Class Driver’s Licence is desirable
  • Ability to perform after hours, public holiday or weekend work to support bookings may be required.

Note:  Duties will include after hours or weekend work

A Merit Pool will be established from this selection process and will be used to fill vacancies over the next 12 months.

How to apply: Please provide a response to the Selection Criteria outlined in the attached Position Description, including a current curriculum vitae and contact details of referees.

Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.

Job Closing Date

07 Jul, 2022