Job Description

Full-time Positions – Packages $109,860

Shire of Ravensthorpe has two exciting opportunities for energetic and driven individuals to join the office of the Chief Executive Officer.

These positions are both full time and offer flexible working hours than can be tailored around school hours if required. The successful applicants must be highly motivated with a can do attitude, be team focused, possess excellent problem solving, communication, organisational and time management skills. The successful applicants must demonstrate experience in delivering high level administration services and support with the ability to perform under pressure and have excellent computer skills.

As the Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer, you will be required to attend council meetings that are out of hours and play a key role in preparing agendas and minutes while providing high level administration services and support to the Chief Executive Officer.

As the Executive Officer, you will be required to work on projects for the Executive Team. This may include research, grant applications, community events, and a broad range of other duties as required.

The successful applicants for both roles will be offered an attractive salary package that will be negotiated dependent on qualifications, skills and Local Government experience as per the Shire of Ravensthorpe award classifications. The salary package will include:

  • Base salary up to $90,000 per year
  • Superannuation up to 14.5% with co-contributions
  • Shire provided housing or Rental allowance of $100.00 per week
  • Annual leave of 4 weeks per year plus 17.5% leave loading
  • Public holidays
  • Uniform allowance and training as required
  • Reasonable relocation costs

To be considered fo either of these positions, applicants must submit a statement page (not a selection criteria) as detailed in the information Package. Please contact Rebecca Dickinson, Payroll/Administration Officer, on (08) 9380 4505 to obtain an information Package or directly request a package by emailing

Applications close 4:00pm, Monday 30 March 2020.