Executive Assistant

Brisbane, Australia
07 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Centre for Health Services Research

This new Centre within the Faculty of Medicine brings together staff and activities of the Centre for Online Health, Centre for Research in Geriatric Medicine and the Centre for Kidney Disease Research (including the Australian Kidney Trials Network).

The Centre for Research in Geriatric Medicine (CRGM) conducts research and development in aged care and geriatric medicine, with the objective of improving the quality of care for older people. It comprises an enthusiastic multi-disciplinary team of researchers (medical, nursing and allied health) as well as PhD students. Our work aims to use new technology to improve aged care, and has a particular focus on electronic assessment systems, e-health and telemedicine to achieve this. We have numerous projects supported by charitable organisations, government and research funding bodies that range in scope from service development to formal research experiments

The role

The successful appointee will undertake a range of tasks encompassing provision of personal assistance to the Director of The Centre for Health Services Research and administrative support to The Centre for Research in Geriatric Medicine.  The role includes; administrative tasks supporting the Director, Researchers and the Centre.  The position will be based at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Brisbane. 

The person

Applicants should possess a bachelor degree in a health or research related discipline or relevant experience in a similar field.  You should also have experience in office software applications (Microsoft word, PowerPoint and Excel), excellent communication skills and he ability to perform a wide range of administrative functions.


This is a full-time, fixed term appointment for three years at HEW Level 5. The remuneration package will be in the range of $64,598 – 72,349 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17.5% (total package will be in the range $75,579 - $84,648 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File Executive Assistant_ Position Description_25012018.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Vicki Hobson-Green on +61 7 3176 7250 or  v.hobsongreen@uq.edu.au.

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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Application Closing Date

25 February 2018 11:55pm E. Australian  Standard Time