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Administration Assistant

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Administration Assistant position at Cape York Natural Resource Management (Cape York NRM). This is a part-time fixed term position which is based in our Atherton office.
To be considered for this position applications must be submitted online at The online application process includes the submission of the following:

  1. Online application form
  2. Cover letter
  3. Resume (maximum 5 pages)
  4. A separate document addressing the selection criteria (maximum two pages). The selection criteria is listed in the attached position description. Please provide a concise description and examples of how you consider you meet each of the criteria and use headings to clearly show which selection criteria is being addressed.

The closing date for applications is Monday 4 January 2021 and your application must be submitted by 9:00 AM (AEST). Upon receipt of your application, you will be sent a confirmation email. If you do not receive an email within 24 hours, please contact . It is anticipated that interviews will be conducted during the week of Monday 11 January 2021.

For further information on this position, please direct enquiries to All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

Position Administration Assistant
Reports to Chief Executive Officer
Works with Corporate Services team
Location Atherton
Employment Terms

Fixed Term until 30 June 2023
Part time (30 hours per week - negotiable)

Classification Level 1.3
Salary Range From 1 July 2019, the salary range will be $51,963 - $56,246 per annum full time (37.5 hr week) or $26.56 - $28.75 per hr. Plus 17.5% annual leave loading (on 5 weeks annual leave) and 9.5% super guarantee.

About this role

Cape York Natural Resource Management (Cape York NRM) is a not-for-profit organisation that works to encourage voluntary adoption of improved natural resource management across all land tenures and land uses. We focus on achieving positive outcomes for the people of Cape York through the coordination and delivery of high-quality programs that meet the standards of both government and commercial clients.

The Administration Assistant supports the operations of Cape York NRM by providing a range of administrative services, including reception, general administration duties including data entry and filing, collating, printing, correspondence and specific administration duties set out by the CEO and Program Managers. Whilst the position works under the direction of the CEO, the Administration Assistant is responsible for managing their own time, and planning and organising their administrative workload.


Online Application

One file only.
2 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.
One file only.
2 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.
One file only.
2 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.