Senior Executive Officer

NSW Government

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 07/11/2018

Job Category:

Property & Real Estate / Facility / Asset Management

Job description:


· Key role in providing high level ministerial and executive support to Property and Advisory Group Executives

· Full time role based in Sydney

· Grade 9/10, salary package up to $131,969 per annum


Our Organisation

Property NSW is part of the Department of Finance, Services and Innovation. We are focused on excellence in property and places. We deliver continuous improvement and innovation. Our approach is to collaborate with stakeholders to deliver government objectives for the community. We manage the State's significant property portfolio and its places, which results in better visitor experiences and services for the people of NSW. 


This role

Join a dynamic, engaged team that provides high level ministerial, executive, administrative and project support to the divisions within PNSW and the works directly with the Deputy Secretary, in order to contribute to efficient business operations.

 Key Accountabilities:

· Ensuring multiple competing projects are completed within tight deadlines and providing high levels of quality support and guidance.

· Preparing written Ministerial briefings, and correspondence on behalf of the Ministers Office, and the CEO within the required timeframes.

· Managing, prepare written communications and reviewing all incoming briefings for the CEO.

· Managing,  prepare written communications for GIPA requests, House Folder Notes and Cabinet Submssions.

· Satisfying stakeholders enquiries and meeting requirements in a timely, courteous and efficient manner whilst maintaining confidentiality at all times.

· Planning and prioritising high volumes of work with conflicting and critical deadlines with internal and external stake holders.

· Supporting the Executive Directors, Directors and Senior Managers with briefings, submissions and resports.


Learn more: Please review the Role Description for further information about the role. For enquiries regarding this position, please contact the Sandra Vallelonga on 0466572600. For further information, please visit our internet site Property NSW and the Department of Finance, Services and Innovation.

Closing date: 21 November 2018 [11:59PM] your application should include a two page cover letter, which includes your response to the two target questions, and an up-to-date resume of no more than five pages which clearly details your skills and experience as relevant to this role. Applicants invited for interview will be required to complete additional assessments. 



  1. Describe a time when you had to write a complex brief and enagage with stakeholders to ensure that you had all of the factual information covered.

What was your process? And did your brief achieve its desired outcome?

  1. Outline an occasion when you had to cope with conflicting and/or changing demands. Why was it difficult? What approach did you take? What were the results?


Salary: Grade 9/10 maximum salary package up to $131,969 Package includes salary [$108,044 – $119,061] and employer’s contribution to superannuation, commensurate with skills and experience.


Job Status: Ongoing under the Government Sector Employment Act 2013.

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Job reference: 00006LQH


The Department of Finance, Services and Innovation is an EEO employer and welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from diverse cultures and people with a disability. At DFSI, we endeavour to make roles flexible. While these roles are advertised as full time, we will consider requests to undertake flexible work arrangements including on a part-time or job share basis.