aps5/6 secretariat in canberra cbd

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canberra cbd, australian capital territory
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job description

As an experienced secretariat officer, working at APS 5/6, you will be self motivated and capable of bringing your talents to our client who values hard work and commitment.

You will bring the following experience to your new role

  • Ability to manage and oversee end to end meeting planning, development and implementation for a committee including meeting paper preparation and publication, managing budgets, and meeting reporting requirements.
  • Ability to develop in-depth knowledge of new subject matter quickly.
  • Effective written correspondence such as briefs, minutes, reports, proposals.
  • Working effectively within team environments and stakeholders for positive outcomes.

About you

  • Strong written skills that are aligned with Government writing style.
  • Able to produce high quality and succinct work quickly.
  • Highly developed judgement, intelligence and common sense.
  • High level of attention to detail, highly motivated, results driven with an ability to work independently.
  • A commitment to support and promote relevant government objectives.

Your responsibilities include

  • Providing high quality written materials in short time frames.
  • Brief Departmental Executive and the Minister as required.
  • Conducting research, preparing input to briefings and other papers.
  • Working with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ad hoc administrative duties.

This position has a strong focus on secretariat support and stakeholder management and would suit a candidate with these skills and experience in a Federal government environment.

If you're interested in the above opportunity please hit “Apply” now using the appropriate link. Alternatively, should you be interested in any other roles Randstad may have available, please call Andrea on 6132 3816 for a confidential discussion.


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.


Secretariat Officer


Bachelor degree

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree