Executive Assistant City Development

About UsThe City of Unley is a vibrant and dynamic inner-urban Council that provides a diverse range of valued services to its citizens, visitors and the wider community.Based on the Adelaide CBD fringe, Council is highly regarded for its community engagement, environmental sustainability, urban design, infrastructure projects and transport planning.We are passionate leaders in many fields across Local Government and believe that what we do makes a positive difference to our community.The RoleThis is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and motivated person to provide executive support to our General Manager City Development ensuring the effective, timely and smooth operation of the Division. The role also provides some administrative support to our Manager City Design.If you have demonstrated organisation and time management skills together with excellent communication, interpersonal skills and experience in Local Government or a similar environment, we would love to hear from you.About YouTo succeed in this role you will:have extensive experience as an executive assistant in a senior executive environment;poses exceptional administrative and organising skills;be politically savvy when dealing with customers and various stakeholders;act autonomously with confidentiality, discretion, tact and sensitivity;be customer orientated and willing to go above and beyond to deliver outcomes;possess resourcefulness and be highly self-motivated; anda collaborative team player with a flexible approach, can do attitude and easily build rapport with a variety of people and teams.The ExtrasThe role offers outstanding conditions of employment and benefits which are designed to attract and retain high performers.As a member of our team you will benefit from:competitive salary and conditions;salary sacrifice contributions to your nominated Superannuation fund;generous support for your ongoing education and professional development;complimentary access to Journey Insurance and Income Protection Fund;comprehensive programs designed to improve your health and wellbeing; anda great workplace culture to be a part of!All enquiries and applications will remain private and confidential and can be directed to Claude Malak, General Manager City Development on (08) 8372 5420.Applications should include a Cover Letter and Resume outlining the skills, experience and qualities you can bring to this position.Applications close Sunday 26 September 2021.This position is being offered as a 5-year full-time contract with a starting salary at Level 4 classification commencing at $78,983.56 + 10.0% superannuation. It will also be critical that you hold a Department of Human Services (previously DCSI) Screening or have the ability to obtain one as part of the recruitment process.City of Unley is a diverse and inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any adjustments to the application process to enable you to apply. Position Description - Executive Assistant City Development 78983 AUD Adelaide