Events officer

Our Client is seeking an experienced Events professional to join their Darwin based team.

Your new company
This healthcare-focused federal government agency are actively working on a major projects nationwide.
Due to ever increasing growth, they are currently recruiting for an APS5 Events Officer for a temporary contract until June 30th.

Your new role
Working alongside the Assistant Director and other members of the Event Management and Logistics Team you will be responsible for:

  • Coordinating the preparation and logistics of a range of events for the organisation including sessions, forums, conferences and webinars. Providing local logistical event management as required.
  • Identifying opportunities to represent the organisation in interactions with key stakeholders and public facing events.
  • Liaising with, and helping to coordinate, external suppliers in accordance with Agency deadlines, resources, budgets and contracts.
  • Mentoring and supervising support team members to achieve agreed goals,
    identifying training needs and encouraging career development.

What you'll need to succeed
Demonstrated experience in events management, stakeholder engagement, facilitation and
communication as well as:
  • Positive contemporary attitudes to people with disability.
  • Adaptable communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Has experience in building relationships both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Able to engage in negotiation if dealing with external providers.
  • Competency, or ability to develop competency, in consistently applying assessment tools to identify
  • support needs.
  • Competency with IT systems.

What you'll get in return
You will have the chance to join one of the countries most exciting organisations which are making a real difference in peoples lives.
  • Excellent hourly rate
  • Full time hours- 37.5 per week
  • Great opportunity to travel and be a part of a dynamic and supportive team.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.
Alternatively email your CV directly on ************** or call on 0889436***

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Recruitment


Posted: 15 August 2019

Will be removed: 30 August 2019

Location:  Darwin, NT