- Outstanding working conditions with competitive salary, 16% super + additional leave
- Highly passionate and engaged team environment
- Modern office environment, convenient location at Mile End
About the company
United Workers Union is a member-led union whose sole purpose is to serve the collective interests of members in workplaces and communities by winning significant and long-lasting gains. The Union is continually driving change by growing union membership, developing leadership amongst our members, encouraging active member participation in the union, building and enforcing standards in our sectors, and campaigning both politically and in the community.
The Union consists of 150,000 workers across the country from more than 45 industries and all walks of life, standing together to make a difference.
Due to continued growth, the Union is now seeking a seasoned Executive Assistant to join their passionate and driven team.
About the role
Reporting to the Public Sector Director/SA State Secretary, the Executive Assistant provides high level support and requires someone exceptionally organised and skilled at using technology to increase efficiency and productivity. With a natural ability to build strong rapport with others, you will confidently learn the fast paced working rhythm of your manager and be able to juggle the variety of competing demands while ensuring excellent service delivery.
Key duties include complex diary and email management, respond to emails and phone enquiries, meeting and travel coordination, writing and drafting of correspondence, reports and presentations, managing office systems and filing, event and function coordination, and other duties as required.
Skills & experience
The successful candidate will have proven experience in all facets of providing high level executive support in a busy and dynamic environment. You will be highly energetic, honest, diligent, adaptive and above all resilient. Displaying a calm and confident disposition, you will demonstrate a high level of attention to detail and competence. A strong communicator, your excellent written skills will ensure that the various forms of internal and external correspondence are of the highest quality. Advanced MS Office skills across all packages are required.
Culture & benefits
This is an outstanding opportunity to perform meaningful work in a growing and purpose-driven organization, work alongside a passionate and driven manager. Working in a truly positive and supportive business culture, each day your contribution will support transforming lives. With a long list of benefits including competitive salary, 16% superannuation, 4 weeks annual leave with 25% leave loading, additional leave including 12 discretionary days, onsite parking, tools of trade and an incredible level of variety within the responsibilities – United Workers Union offers first rate working conditions.
Applications in Microsoft Word only (including cover letter addressing skills & experience) should be forwarded to Renae Sullivan, Entrée Recruitment
Quoting reference number JO-2106-4621
Telephone enquiries are welcome on 08 8100 8804