- Job posted on: 2nd Sep 2021
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Join our crew of champions and assist in maintaining the productivity of our frontline teams. Working on a variety of projects and liaising with a range of diverse stakeholders, often remotely, no two days will be the same in this challenging role. Your administration and coordination support will ensure that our teams can continue working effectively and efficiently to make the world a better place for children.
We're ambitious, creative and outspoken. We stand up for children's rights. We want all children to be educated, healthy and live a life free from violence. We've been working with families and communities in WA as a trusted support for children for over 70 years.
In this permanent, 0.6 FTE role (hours to be spread over 3, 4 or 5 days per week, depending on your preference) based in Kununurra, you'll ensure accurate and efficient administrative, secretarial and general support is provided to all members of the department in a proactive and professional manner at all times. As part of our WA/NT state admin team, you'll report to our Operations and Business Support Manager.
You will make an impact by:
Your excellent organisation and administration skills, alongside your analytical instincts, will see you drive the delivery of quality outcomes within strict deadlines. You'll build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders enabling the reach of productively of our programs to flourish. You're able to plan and prioritise work, and are flexible and self-motivated to provide ranging support to see the team succeed. Importantly, you'll work effectively with other state office coordinators to ensure smooth continuation of programs, and you pride yourself on your integrity and confidentiality.
This role requires:
It's the feeling of knowing that your work is contributing to making the world a better place for children and working with others who feel the same. In addition to a connection to social causes, you will have access to:
We'd love to hear from you. Submit your cover letter and resume by clicking on one of the buttons in the 'Apply' section.
Position Description - Senior Administration Officer Kununurra
At Save the Children, we seek a workforce that is as diverse as our society - in race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexuality, cultures and beliefs - and reflects the communities we work in. We believe diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our culture and core values and we demonstrate this commitment through all our employment practices. Our inclusive workplace culture contributes to making Save the Children a great place to work. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants to apply.
Save the Children Australia is a child-safe organisation. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, a Working with Children Check where necessary, and sign our Child Safeguarding Policy and Code of Conduct.
Save the Children Australia supports the Inter-Agency Misconduct Disclosure Scheme. If you are successful in your application, we will request consent to access HR held information pertaining to your last 5 years of employment. You can read about the Scheme and our commitment to Safeguarding here.