Corporate Administrative Officers

Application Due:
5 April 2023
Application Details:
Position Description

About the Role:

We are currently looking for couple of administrative ‘wizes’ as a parental leave cover until mid-2024 and for an ongoing vacancy.

The Corporate Administrative Officer roles requires people who have a strong customer focus, as a first point of contact for both internal and external clients.   Our ideal people are ‘office all-rounders’, agile and open to applying a wide range of skills to pitch in and help make things happen.  Every day will not be the same and you will support and work with leaders within the community services sector in the ACT.

About You:

If you have excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise effectively with a range of people, including customers, senior managers, colleagues, YWCA Canberra members and clients and key stakeholders, have a can-do attitude, we look forward to hearing from you!

The successful applicant will hold, or be able to obtain, Working with Vulnerable People registration, current National Criminal Record Check and a current driver’s license.

The right person will have:

  • Relevant qualifications or experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent customer service skills and a commitment to maintaining a high standard of customer service.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate (both verbal and written) and liaise effectively with a range of people
  • Attention to detail and ability to maintain a high standard of confidentiality.
  • Computer literacy, particularly the Microsoft suite of products.
  • Ability to maintain accurate relevant records.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team (self-motivated).

 What’s in it for you?

  • Work for a values-based organisation within a feminist and social justice framework which is making a difference in our community.
  • Applying your wide and considerable skills and knowledge in a dynamic and growing organisation.
  • Generous Salary Packaging Benefits.
  • A permanent full-time role in an interesting organisation.

YWCA Canberra is committed to the safety of children and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to participate fully in all child protection risk management recruitment processes and ongoing character checking and assessment processes.

How to Apply:

  1. Access the position description (here: 0230322- Corporate Administrative Officer (PN0182) Position Descri2ption – March 2023) and job demands checklist (here: Corporate Administrative Officer – Job demands checklist).
  2. Applications including a cover letter addressing key criteria together with a resume can be submitted through the YWCA-Canberra e-recruitment web portal

Want more information?

 For a confidential discussion or further information please contact Isobel Daly via email at

Application Details:

Download Position Description Here

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