Catering and Events Assistant

Brisbane, South East Queensland, Australia
$59,429.60 - $63,305.88
16 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Executive Education, located in the CBD, provides executive level courses for both award and continuing professional development, for individuals and companies. Courses are offered both as open enrolment programs and as tailored programs for in-house delivery to respond to a client's need. Our mission is to work with individuals and organisations to build personal and professional capability, through creative consultation and quality education. We do this by:

  • Co-creating innovative solutions through research and discovery
  • Turning cutting edge theories into proven practice
  • Fostering potential growth through consultation and implementation
  • Challenging the boundaries of traditional executive education.

Information about the School can be accessed at

The role

The Catering and Events Assistant is responsible for overseeing event related activity, including setup and break down of rooms for events, and is the critical link between venue, catering suppliers, catering delivery and event clients. The role is also responsible for the purchase, preparation and provision of food, beverage and catering requirements during events as well as organisation of catering suppliers and orders, and of the upkeep of event equipment and facility areas. This is a physically demanding role, requiring the safe movement of furniture and equipment between a number of spaces to ensure event requirements are met.

The Person

Applicants should possess as a minimum a Certificate in Food Handling Level 1, and a willingness to undertake training to obtain a food safety supervisor certificate. An understanding of hospitality and events management under-pinned by significant hands-on experience is required, as is a demonstrated customer-focused approach.


This is a full-time, fixed-term appointment HEW Level 4. The remuneration package will be in the range $59,429 to $63,305 per annum including employer superannuation contributions of 9.5% (total package $69,532-$74,067 per annum).

Position Description

Download File 3026782_500357_Catering Events Assistant_PD.pdf


To discuss the role please contact Belinda Pritchard on 3346 7111 or email 

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

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