EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT (ELECTORATE OFFICER)
FIONA PATTEN MP
Do you love politics?
Are you bossy and passionate?
Are you highly organised and have an eye for detail?
Do you want to be a part of team that is making real change in Victoria?
This could be the role for you.
Applications are sought from suitable applicants, for the position of Executive Assistant (Electorate Officer) for Fiona Patten MP. Fiona is a member for the Northern Metropolitan Region in the Parliament of Victoria and the leader of the Reason Party.
In this role, you will co-ordinate the day-to-day diary for Fiona, manage incoming correspondence and meeting requests and undertake other electorate duties. You will be ‘the glue’ in a team of staff and volunteers that make the electorate office a dynamic and efficient working-machine.
You will work closely with Fiona in her parliamentary capacity, including attendance at functions and events that may be out of hours. In this role, you will also deal with the office accounting system, requiring a keen eye for detail and an understanding of parliamentary expenditure rules.
An interest in, passion for, and understanding of Fiona’s politics is highly desirable. A corporate executive assistant or office administrative background would be an advantage. A willingness to attend evening or weekend events with Fiona and engage with constituents is a plus.
As Leader of the Reason Party, Fiona Patten is pursuing broad change. This is your chance to help shape a future Victoria with one of the State’s most effective and progressive politicians.
Remuneration for this role starts at $75,786, plus an additional annual allowance of approximately $3000 in compensation for additional hours worked over and above ordinary work hours (plus superannuation).
12 month fixed term, parental leave replacement.
If you want to be part of real change in Victoria, throw your hat in the ring and come and join our team!
Please direct a letter outlining your experience and interests, your address to the key selection criteria, resume and full contact details to: email@example.com by 4pm, Friday 7 February 2020.
The Position Description including Key Selection Criteria can be viewed here.