Executive Assistant Job at Environment Protection Authority – in Sydney NSW

Job Description

Do you want your work to make a difference for NSW?

Together, we create thriving environments, communities and economies.

Join a world class regulator and make a difference to the environment

Be part of an inclusive, dynamic and vibrant team culture

Grow in an organisation that prioritises your development and wellbeing

Remunerations starting from $89,194 plus superannuation

Ongoing role based in Parramatta, with flexible work arrangements

Due to an exciting period of change, we are seeking exceptionally talented, career-minded Executive Assistants who are confident in their ability to support a very busy Executive Director, in either Governance Risk & Planning; Regulatory Policy Initiatives & Advice; or Regulatory Practice & Environmental Solutions.

Working in true partnership with your Executive Director and the broader team, this role will require you to act as a skilled professional as you take control of all executive support and administrative duties.

About You

We are looking for experienced Executive Assistants who will have a demonstrated understanding of the workings of an Executive Office in a complex and fast paced working environment.

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated history of providing high level executive, secretarial and administrative support services across a range of complex issues. You will also have experience in supporting the development and implementation of projects and programs, and the preparation of correspondence, presentation and reports. You will display initiative, a mindset of continuous improvement and the ability to adapt processes to increase productivity and outcomes.

These will be fantastic roles for highly motivated, quick-moving, sharp thinking and naturally skilled Executive Assistants who are keen to utilise their wealth of senior-level experience.

For more information read the full Role Description: Executive Assistant

About us

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is the state’s primary environmental regulator. Our vision is for New South Wales to have a healthy environment, healthy community and healthy business. We believe healthy ecosystems are the foundation for healthy communities, a healthy economy and for enhancing liveability.

In our inclusive and accessible workplace, differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging. The EPA supports various employee affinity groups, practice flexible working, offer job share and workplace adjustments – we invite you to discuss what flexibility you value. We are committed to the Premier’s Priorities and welcome applications from all.

The EPA is an independent statutory authority which sits within the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment.

For more information on the work we do at NSW EPA, go to www.epa.nsw.gov.au/your-environment

To Apply

If excited by the information above, we look forward to receiving your application, including a copy of your resume and cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role.

Guide to applying for a role in the NSW public sector

Applications close 11.59pm 28th October 2021

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary opportunities of the same role or role type that may become available over the next 18 months.

If you are deemed as a recommended candidate following your interview, we will be inviting you to complete various background checks as part of our recruitment process before a final decision is made on the outcome of your application.

Our background checks may include, but are not limited to Reference Checks, National Police Checks, Working with Children and Medical Checks. The background checks will vary depending on the requirements of the role you have applied for and the work and environments you will be working across.

Looking for more information or assistance in applying?

Our Diversity team can assist to:
provide alternative formats to apply

make adjustments to the recruitment process

offer information about workplace adjustments and support networks

We encourage people with disability to apply. If you have disability and require more information on adjustments and assistance to apply, contact the Diversity team on [email protected] (please include reference number).

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander check out Our Mob on Country https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/premiers-priorities/our-mob-on-country to see the work we do and get assistance in applying.


Please refer to the role description.

About Company

Company: Environment Protection Authority –

Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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