Executive Assistant to the Director InSpace

Canberra, Australia
11 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 6/7 (Administration)
Salary package: $78,956 - $91,157 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Continuing (Contingent Funded, 3 years of initial funding)

  • Small and dynamic team
  • Challenging and rewarding role
  • Flexible working environment

College Overview

The ANU College of Science (CoS) comprises: the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, the Research School of Biology, the Research School of Chemistry, the Research School of Earth Science, the Fenner School of Environment and Society, the Mathematical Sciences Institute, the Research School of Physics and Engineering, and the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science.  Staff and students within the ANU College of Science conduct research and delivers a research-led education program that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities.  The College has a strong tradition of research excellence that has fostered distinguished Nobel Laureates and Kyoto Prize winners and that trains scientific leaders in disciplines in which the ANU is consistently ranked in the top twenty in the world.

Position overview

The InSpace is seeking an exceptional Executive Assistant, someone who possess qualities that include a high level of organisational skills and excellent communication skills combined with discretion.  Working closely with the InSpace Director, the Executive Assistant is a member of a small team of professional staff supporting the day to day operations of the institute

This position will be based at the picturesque Mount Stromlo Observatory, which offer spectacular views, free parking and a unique working environment.

The Australian National University is a world-leading institution and provides a range of lifestyle, financial and non-financial rewards and programs to support staff in maintaining a healthy work/life balance whilst encouraging success in reaching their full career potential. For more information, please click here.

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For further information please contact Milica Symul, T: 6125 0224 or E: milica.symul@anu.edu.au 

Closing date: 28 June 2019

Position description: Executive Assistant

ANU Values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. People with a disability are encouraged to apply. For more information about staff equity at ANU, click here

Application information

In order to apply for his role, please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria, and
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) 

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.