executive assistant in Canberra

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canberra, australian capital territory
administration & office support
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david firth, randstad
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job description

The Role

The Executive Assistant will support the CEO and executive team with all associated duties including some finance management, international itineraries and liaising across a high number of stakeholders ranging from key Ministers and sector professionals to Executive assistants and Academics. This is a hands on role that will suit someone with exceptional attention to detail, able to work effectively in a high pressure environment and strong ability to be a diplomatic leader.

Skills & Experience

  • Exceptional communication and relationship building skills
  • Previous Executive assistant or Executive officer experience essential
  • High level of written communication and attention to detail
  • Strong organisation skills and ability to look at the big picture
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with competing priorities
  • Must be a self starter with a high level of initiative

The Culture

The suitable candidate will be confident and engaging with a high level of drive. Be able to think on their feet, work well with in a small team and contribute to a positive and collaborative team.


  • Salary up to $80,000 – 95,000 + super
  • Free onsite parking
  • Working with a not for profit
  • Professional development and career progression

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. For more information please contact Dave at david.firth@randstad.com.au


At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Executive Assistant, EA, Personal Assistant,

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School