Administration and Project Support Officer

Adelaide, Australia
22 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

About the Job

The Australian Centre for Business Growth has an exciting opportunity available for an Administration and Project Support Officer (HEO 4) who will primarily be responsible for providing project and administrative support for the Centre’s programs. The role will be responsible for providing high-level customer service to the Centre’s customers - CEOs and executives of Australia’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs), and key stakeholders, as well as undertaking a range of administrative and project support tasks for all of the Centre’s programs, events and activities.

Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role you will be a highly motivated and highly driven team player, with superior organisation and time management skills and experience in project coordination, including programs, events, resources and administration. You will have excellent communication skills and strong analytical skills, with experience working in a fast paced environment, providing executive support to senior staff.

A University of Enterprise 

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions. 

The Australian Centre for Business Growth is dynamic and industry focused, delivering world-class business growth programs to CEOs/MDs and executives of Australia’s SMEs. The Centre’s mission is to identify, research, teach and disseminate the critical knowledge, skills and values that enable small and medium companies to grow. The Centre brings together Growth Experts who have started, grown and exited companies from industry, government and academia and delivers programs to CEOs, Managing Directors, and Executive teams. The Centre’s programs teach executives the knowledge and skills they need to lead, manage and accelerate the growth of their company. For more information about the Australian Centre for Business Growth and recent videos about our programs and companies we have worked with, please click here.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. Applicants are required to upload a cover letter and resume only. For further information, please contact Georgie Hart, Recruitment Consultant on (08) 8302 1700 or via email to

Applications close: 9:00 am Wednesday 18 October 2017

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% of salary on your behalf. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. This can be clarified during the recruitment process. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading. See more benefits of working for UniSA

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