Job Description

Job Header

Events Officer

Advertiser: North Sydney Council3.8 out of 53.8 overall rating (6 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
12 Aug 2019
Location
Sydney, North Shore & Northern Beaches
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Advertising, Arts & Media, Event Management

Events Officer

  • Salary from $74,185.75 to $88,582.88 per annum
  • + 9.5% superannuation
  • + $1,000 pa transport allowance
  • 35 hours per week with access to flexi time

 

Position no: 20/11

 

North Sydney Council administers the North Sydney local government area on Sydney’s picturesque lower North Shore. Our 400 employees look after 71,000 residents spread across 10 square kilometres of land on the foreshores of Sydney Harbour providing spectacular harbour views amongst a bustling CBD.
 

Reporting directly to the Team Leader Events, your primary focus is to ensure the seamless co-ordination of Third-Party events and Australia Day activities in the North Sydney local government area.  This is an extremely ‘hands on’ position and you must have excellent attention to detail to ensure all relevant plans are in place as well as the drive, skills and ability to co-ordinate events from start to end.

 

Due to the nature of an Events role, some evening, weekend and public holiday work will be required. Core availability, Monday to Friday, between 9am and 5pm, is also required. Please note, this position involves manual handling tasks to implement events.

 

Selection Criteria

The ideal candidate will be a team player who is happy to assist others with excellent attention to detail.

 

Essential

  • Tertiary qualification in Event Management and/or extensive experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in organising events
  • Highly developed interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills with the ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders
  • Exceptional multi-tasking, prioritisation, time management and organisational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Computer literacy skills including the capacity to effectively use Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel
  • Ability/willingness to work evenings, weekends and public holidays in relation to events
  • Current NSW Class C Driver’s Licence

 

Desirable

  • Local Government experience

 

Benefits
There is an emphasis on training and employee development in this role that will see the successful candidate broadening and honing their skill set. More broadly, North Sydney Council offers a range of benefits including access to flexi time, a culture that supports work/life balance, a salary system that includes bonus payments, accelerated access to long service leave, a health program, free financial advice, social events and a transport allowance.

 

Closing Date:  26 August 2019

 

How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume and answer the selection criteria questions by clicking ‘Apply’.

 

EEO is Council Policy

  • Salary from $74,185.75 to $88,582.88 per annum
  • + 9.5% superannuation
  • + $1,000 pa transport allowance
  • 35 hours per week with access to flexi time

 

Position no: 20/11

 

North Sydney Council administers the North Sydney local government area on Sydney’s picturesque lower North Shore. Our 400 employees look after 71,000 residents spread across 10 square kilometres of land on the foreshores of Sydney Harbour providing spectacular harbour views amongst a bustling CBD.
 

Reporting directly to the Team Leader Events, your primary focus is to ensure the seamless co-ordination of Third-Party events and Australia Day activities in the North Sydney local government area.  This is an extremely ‘hands on’ position and you must have excellent attention to detail to ensure all relevant plans are in place as well as the drive, skills and ability to co-ordinate events from start to end.

 

Due to the nature of an Events role, some evening, weekend and public holiday work will be required. Core availability, Monday to Friday, between 9am and 5pm, is also required. Please note, this position involves manual handling tasks to implement events.

 

Selection Criteria

The ideal candidate will be a team player who is happy to assist others with excellent attention to detail.

 

Essential

  • Tertiary qualification in Event Management and/or extensive experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in organising events
  • Highly developed interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills with the ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders
  • Exceptional multi-tasking, prioritisation, time management and organisational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Computer literacy skills including the capacity to effectively use Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel
  • Ability/willingness to work evenings, weekends and public holidays in relation to events
  • Current NSW Class C Driver’s Licence

 

Desirable

  • Local Government experience

 

Benefits
There is an emphasis on training and employee development in this role that will see the successful candidate broadening and honing their skill set. More broadly, North Sydney Council offers a range of benefits including access to flexi time, a culture that supports work/life balance, a salary system that includes bonus payments, accelerated access to long service leave, a health program, free financial advice, social events and a transport allowance.

 

Closing Date:  26 August 2019

 

How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume and answer the selection criteria questions by clicking ‘Apply’.

 

EEO is Council Policy

Right to live and work

You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Report this job advert

Be careful- Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. If you see something suspicious .

Share this role

Applications will open the advertiser’s site.