Executive Assistant / Office Manager


  • Apply your outstanding organisational skills to traditional EA duties, office management, projects and handling enquiries
  • Work with a dynamic CEO and leadership team in Australia's longest serving mental health non-government organisation
  • Supporting requirements for our Board calendar
  • Be part of a fantastic culture creating change in people's lives, in a rapidly evolving industry
  • Flexible working conditions and attractive benefits for the right candidate


About us:

It's an exciting time to be part of our journey. You may have noticed we've recently changed our name from Aftercare to Stride.

We are leaders in mental health service delivery, specialising in working with adults and young people, and in early childhood intervention.

Stride is a name that expresses our ambition – it’s a name that’s purposeful and shows awareness of the important role we play in the recovery journey.

As we embark on our next stage, join us to make a difference. We're here to Stride.


About the Role:

The role is based at our head office in Lilyfield. We are looking to recruit someone on a permanent, full-time basis but would be open to someone working 4 days per week.

The main responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Administrative Support to our CEO
  • Administrative Support to our Board
  • Secretariat Support for Leadership Team
  • National Office Management
  • Reception, Phone and Administrative Support Management
  • Projects and Other Duties


About the benefits:

  • Excellent Base Salary plus Super
  • Plus Salary packaging options (up to $15,899 tax free!!)
  • Plus meals and entertainment allowance of up to $2,650!!
  • Leave loading at 17.5%
  • Company rewards scheme
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible supportive team environment
  • Excellent training & development


About you...what makes this the right fit?

  • You will have significant experience in Administrative roles and (preferred) at least 3 years' experience in an Executive Assistant role for a senior management team member or CEO.
  • You will have a maturity to handle multiple issues simultaneously and collaborate closely with a wide array of different stakeholders - including members of Stride's Board, Executive and Management teams, in addition to external stakeholders such as Funders and Partners.
  • With strong communication skills, and excellent attention to detail and time management skills, you will be a vibrant, positive, proactive and a can-do person who has the ability to take initiative and work independently.
  • You will thrive in a team environment, love what Stride does and will be strongly motivated by contributing to our organisations' outcomes.


Apply Now!

To apply complete the online application form, please attach a copy of your Resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability for this role.

Applications will be viewed upon receipt, with a final closing date for applications at midnight on 2nd August 2020.