Executive Assistant


Classification: ANU Officer Level 6/7 (Administration)
Salary package: $80,756 - $92,957 plus 17% superannuation
Employment term: Full time, Continuing

We Offer

  • Professional and collaborative work environment
  • Mentoring and ongoing career development
  • Excellent remuneration and benefits packages
  • 17% Superannuation Contributions
  • Annual Leave Loading
  • Salary sacrificing options for cars, parking, technology, childcare and more

Position overview

The Australian National University is seeking a highly skilled and engaging Executive Assistant to support the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Student and University Experience. To succeed in this position you should be organised, providing high quality support, managing competing priorities for a busy diary, building relationships and networks within the University and across different disciplines, the public sector and private industry, and undertaking projects that grow the expertise of the office and portfolio.

The Executive Assistant, working closely with the Executive Officer and Manager, Business Operations, will lead on managing the diary, inbox and commitments of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, including providing HR, financial, and administrative support, ensuring papers and briefs are tasked and received in a timely fashion, and deadlines are met.


ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. People with diverse identities, backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply.

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.