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VCOSS is committed to equal opportunity in employment. VCOSS accepts that it has a responsibility to create an environment free from discrimination and harassment, and to this end will ensure that its structures are free from direct or indirect discrimination on the grounds of sex, marital status, pregnancy, family or parental status, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, political or religious beliefs, disability or health.

This policy commitment applies to all phases of employment, including but not limited to, selection and appointment, promotion, training, superannuation, compensation and terms and conditions of employment.


Office Adminstrator

Applications close:  Midday Tuesday 18 April 2017

  • Full-Time – Six Month Contract Position
  • Level 2 – $60,072–$68,943
  • Fixed Term: To 30 November 2017

The Victorian Council of Social Service (VCOSS) is seeking an Office Administrator to join our team for a six month contract.  The Office Administrator is responsible for the effective office, membership and financial administration of VCOSS.

VCOSS is the peak body of the community sector in Victoria.  It raises awareness of the existence, causes and effects of poverty and disadvantage.  VCOSS is a unique membership based organisation with a rich history in social justice advocacy in Victoria.

The Office Administrator position is a key support function that ensures the effective day to day running of the organisation.  The position is responsible for reception, equipment and office maintenance, membership finance and database administration and any other administrative support required.

The successful candidate will have relevant qualifications and/or experience in office administration or a related field.  Demonstrated knowledge and experience in office systems, equipment and processes are essential and an understanding of the financial administration program MYOB is desirable.

This position is full time six month fixed term contract until November 2017.  Salary and conditions of employment are governed by the Victorian Council of Social Service Enterprise Agreement 2014 and VCOSS policies and procedures.

We embrace diversity amongst our staff and welcome applications from people from all cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, as well as people with a disability.  If you require a copy of this advertisement or any attached documentation in an accessible format, such as large print, please email jobs@vcoss.org.au.

Applications must address the selection criteria and include a resume.  Please forward to jobs@vcoss.org.au by midday Tuesday 18 April 2017.

Contact person: Andrea Foreman

Executive Administrator

(03) 92351046 or email Andrea.Foreman@vcoss.org.au