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Multiple APS6 Secretariats

  • Call Jacinta Hehir - (02) 6112 7690

  • 6 month non-ongoing contract

  • Opportunity for High-Profile Government Engagement

Multiple Secretariat Positions. 6 month Non-ongoing contract in Federal Government for an immediate start.

Your new company
This Government Department is working at the forefront of delivering a high level of policies and programs to the public contributing to their Health and well-being. Currently they have a need for a number of high performing secretariats to provide support to a number of external and internal committees for a 6 month non-ongoing contract with view for extension.

Your new role
The Secretariat Officer position will see you contribute at a high level to detailed communication and liaison with a range of internal and external stakeholders of the Department. Additionally this role will coordinate all logistics involving the facilitation of meetings and workshops including the preparation of agendas, speaking points and briefs. The program that you will be supporting is a high profile health program that looks to provide better quality health services to the Nation.

What you'll need to succeed
You will also have the ability to work to tight and competing deadlines and be able to display flexibility as priorities change. You will have the ability to build exceptional, trusted and flexible relationships across all committees will be critical to your success, as well as your:

  • Experience in support the governance bodies (Forums and Boards) by ensuring meetings are effectively coordinated, with agendas, papers, and minutes delivered to timeliness and quality standards.

  • Ability to support the timely, accurate and secure distribution, storage and retrieval of pertinent papers.

  • Maintain a broad professional knowledge of the Health Program functions.

  • Ability to apply principles of governance frameworks and apply these frameworks to the environment.

What you'll get in return
In return for your dedication and drive you'll be rewarded with:

  • A 6 month non-ongoing contract on an attractive salary.

  • Support provided by a dynamic and collaborative team.

  • The ability to give back to the nation.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or forward your CV to jacinta.hehir@hays.com.au or call Jacinta Hehir on (02) 6112 7690.

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Date Posted
Government, Defence & Emergency
Canberra, ACT 2601
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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