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About NSW Farmers

NSW Farmers’ Association, Australia’s largest farm body, is dedicated to lobbying on behalf of its members and farmers generally in NSW, as well as representing their interests across all agricultural sectors; to ensure that their voice is heard at all levels of Government as well as by other interest groups and stakeholders. The following position is now available:

Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive

Your challenge:

We currently have a vacant position for an enthusiastic and highly organised professional and pro-active Executive Assistant to join our friendly team. Your superior administrative skills will support the office of our Chief Executive. Working as part of a close knit team, you will be responsible for coordinating all correspondence for the Chief Executive in an effective, efficient and professional manner. This is an exciting and broad based role which will allow you to develop your skills and will provide you with exposure across a number of areas.

To be successful in this role you must display the following skills and attributes:

- Previous Executive Assistant role;
- Have an understanding of the procedures and duties associated with the preparation of Board meetings and minute taking;
- Professional, friendly and courteous personality;
- Responsible for scheduling and maintaining calendars for the Executive group;
- Undertake general clerical duties including data entry and filing;
- Ensure relevant information is effectively communicated to staff & stakeholders;

We are looking for:

- Experience in a similar role
- Demonstrated capability in customer service
- Intermediate to advanced social media skills
- Sound interpersonal and communication skills, with a polite and professional approach in all dealings with members and non members, elected representatives
- High level of organisation and administrative skills
- Competence in clerical skills including using advanced skills in Microsoft Office

To Apply:

Applications including resume and cover letter to be sent to hr@nswfarmers.org.au
Applications close 5pm Friday 18 January 2019
Enquiries please contact 02 9478 1000.