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Governance Officer

Governance Officer

Job Title: Governance Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 0406SKE
Contact Name: Sarah Kettlewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2021 12:32

Job Description

Benefits include:
  • Contract to November 2022 with potential to extend
  • Excellent transport links close to council
  • ASAP start - apply today, start tomorrow!
  • Flexible working on offer 
About the role:

Public Sector People
 are currently inviting applications for the role of Governance Officer  to join a inner metro Council in Melbourne's south eastern suburbs on a contract through until end of November 2022!

The main objective of this role is to provide efficient, effective & confidential administration support to the Strategic Governance  & leadership team by undergoing such tasks as; providing high level support to the EA & Team Leader, triaging of a busy email inbox, raising & allocating requests to various departments across the organisation, following up on those requests and running reports, whilst proactively managing diary and meeting schedule for multiple stakeholders.
Requirements include:
  • Proven skills in providing administrative and secretarial support in a confidential team based environment
  • Ability to plan workload and manage competing work demands
  • Demonstrated advanced experience in MS Office, especially in creating, formatting & editing complex Word and Excel documents
  • Well-developed knowledge of the operations and protocols of Local, State and Federal Government
  • Ability to liaise with the Directors, Managers, employees and Councillors to progress organisational matters.
  • Knowledge and experience in Council's organisational structure 
For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other Administration roles in Local Government, please contact Sarah Kettlewell on (03) 8535 3111.


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