Executive Assistant


  • Full Time, fixed term/continuing  
  • $77,999 84,155 per annum plus up to 17% superannuation
  • Based at the Melbourne (Bundoora) campus

About the role

At La Trobe we are constantly sourcing and recruiting exceptional talent into our teams and departments and currently have a focus on building our talent pool of exceptional EAs in various arrangements this being, full time, part time, continuing and fixed term opportunities.

If you are an experienced Executive Assistant with a genuine passion to work in the Higher Education Sector, wed encourage you to apply to be a part of our talent pool. This will provide you with the best possible opportunity to join La Trobe University.

To be considered for future opportunities you must have a solid background in EA roles.

To be successful you will have:

  • A relevant degree, and/or extensive experience, preferably in a strategic, policy or operational advisory role, in providing project, administrative and high-level executive support to senior
  • High-level organisational skills including the ability to manage complex tasks, pay attention to detail and plan workflow to meet competing deadlines
  • High level written communication skills, including the ability to present alternative options to resolve issues and provide recommendations for a position
  • Proven ability to work autonomously including the skill to priorities, mange workflows
  • Strong problem-solving ability to think outside the box
  • Computer literacy and knowledge of relevant computer systems and software

How to Apply

Closing date: Monday 23rd March

This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.


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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

About La Trobe

La Trobe Universitys success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australias research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and were passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.



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