Executive Assistant


Positions Type

Temporary, Full Time – 6 months contract


Yarralin Community

Salary Range

Level 5 Indicative $52,555 pa + 9.5% Super

Annual Leave

6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading


Enjoy Job Security & Benefits of the Council Sector!

Remote Area Allowance

Accommodation with Subsidised Rent

A Relocation Allowance of Up To $5000 to help you move

About the Opportunity

The Council is seeking qualified and experienced Executive Assistant to provide a high level of secretarial and administrative support to the Council Service Manager in the community. More specifically, your duties will include (but not limited to); Liaising effectively with all levels of staff within the Council, external agencies and organisations, to assist in the smooth day to day operations of the Council Service Delivery Centre; Assisting the Council Service Manager with the monitoring of budget expenditure within the community; Coordinating and managing the new employee human resource functions and ensuring the required compliance documentations is met with HR and Finance functions.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated organisational skills of a high order, including an ability to work under pressure and complete tasks within required time frames, work independently and flexibly, exercise initiative and attend to details. You will have demonstrated high level interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, with proven ability to participate as part of a team and to work cooperatively with Council Executives, staff members and peers in achieving objectives. You will be applying your computer skills to utilise a range of computer programs to produce reports, correspondence and presentations.


Applications to


Applications close 16th March 2019


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

Further Enquiries Please Contact

(08) 8972 0777