Administrative Support Officer


Positions Type

Permanent, Full Time – 38 hours per week



Salary Range

Level 2 Indicative $45,402 pa + 9.5% Super

Annual Leave

6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading


10 days personal leave

Remote Area Allowance

About the Role

As the Administrative Support Officer for the regional office team in Katherine, you will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Governance and Human Resource areas. Your duties will include (but not limited to): Assisting with the recruitment of employees, advertising of positions and compliance requirements; Providing administrative support and assistance for Council meetings, Council committee meetings including the preparation of Agendas and completion of minutes; Ensuring all Council policies and procedures are adhered to and all resources effectively deployed.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated organisational skills, with administrative and secretarial skills, including the ability to maintain confidentiality. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with proven ability to work as part of a team. Additionally, your ability to utilise a range of computer programs to produce correspondence and reports will be highly desired.



Applications to


Applications close COB Wednesday, 18 March 2020


your resume, cover letter and a statement addressing the selection criteria.

For further information about this opportunity with Council Contact: 


29 Crawford Street,
Katherine East NT 0850

Postal Address

PO Box 19, Katherine NT 0851