Join the Australian Museum and work with us to achieve our Mission to ignite wonder, inspire debate and drive change
About the Role
The Government Relations Coordinator is a crucial role that sits within the Public Affairs & Development team. This is a temporary role offered on a full time basis for a period of 4 years.
The Government Relations Coordinator provides effective administrative and support services to facilitate the day-to-day operations of the Public Affairs & Development division and to manage the various reporting requirements to government stakeholders.
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You will be paid a competitive annual salary $75,992 – $83,211, plus employer’s contribution to superannuation (currently 11%) and annual leave loading.
We are seeking someone that prides themselves in acting with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail, excellent time management and organizational skills and strong stakeholder relations. Your strong communications skills are required as the position includes liaison and coordination between all AM departments to respond and collate timely and accurate information for key Government stakeholders.
Your Knowledge & Experience
To be successful in this role you will need:
- Relevant tertiary qualifications in business, administration, public affairs, government relations or a related field or equivalent work experience
- Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft office suite
- Literacy in the Tessitura CRM system or equivalent an advantage
About The Australian Museum
The Australian Museum is truly a great place to work. We aim to be a leading voice for the richness of life, the Earth and culture in Australia and the Pacific. We commit to transform the conversation around climate change, the environment and wildlife conservation; be a strong advocate for First Nations’ culture; and continue to develop world-leading science, collections, exhibitions and education programs.
Recent staff survey results confirm that our staff feel valued, accepted and supported and that they believe the AM is an inclusive workplace. AM staff also report a high level of job satisfaction
The AM is located on the homelands of the Gadigal people and acknowledges and pays respect to the Gadigal people as the custodians of the land, sky and waterways, paying respect to Elders past and present.
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Besides working together with other like-minded people passionate about the Earth and all it’s wonders, you will have access to:
- Dedicated Wellbeing programs
- Career development and opportunities across the NSW Public Service.
How to apply
For more details, Frequently Asked Questions and how to apply for the role go to I Work for NSW. When you apply you will be prompted to answer two targeted questions in support of your application.