Administration & Finance Officer

Charles Darwin University
November 29, 2022
Offerd Salary:$70,648 - $81,617
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Working Time:Full time
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Continuing, full time appointment
Professional Level 5 Salary - $70,648 - $81,617 pa
Plus 17% superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave
Casuarina Campus, NT


Provide finance and administrative support to the CDU Global team to ensure professional standards in office administration.


About the Position
As Administration and Finance Officer, you will provide finance and administration support to the Director, CDU Global and CDU Global team, delivering professional standards in office administration, finance reporting, data entry, communications and travel coordination.


About You
To be successful, you will require:

  • Completion of a Diploma in Business or a related area with subsequent relevant work experience, (or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or relevant experience in finance, accounting or office administration)
  • Proven effective administrative and task management skills, with the ability to prioritize workloads, to maintain confidentiality and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with a high-level command of English grammar
  • Demonstrated high level interpersonal skills and ability to engage effectively with senior management, staff, clients and other stakeholders in a respectful and culturally appropriate manner
  • Proven initiative and organisational skills of a high order, together with the ability to work independently and flexibly to complete tasks within required timeframes and engage in effective teamwork


To view the responsibilities of the role please click on the: Position Profile


Appointment to this role will be at Professional Level 5. The base salary will be in the range $70,648 - $81,617 per annum. The total remuneration package will be in the range of $82,658 - $95,491 per annum including 17% superannuation.


What's in it for you?

  • An employer who values your contribution to build a bigger, better and stronger university
  • Work with a University committed to changing people's lives for the better through training, education and research
  • An enviable lifestyle within the unique and spectacular Northern Territory
  • Opportunities for professional development, paid study and career progression
  • 17% superannuation
  • 6 weeks of paid annual leave
  • 20 weeks of paid parental leave, in addition to government payments (eligibility criteria apply)
  • Recognition of prior service with another Australian University / NT Government for Long Service Leave
  • Free on-campus parking in designated areas
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Salary Packaging opportunities


How to Apply
All applications must be received online via the 'apply' button and should include your resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the position.


For a confidential discussion please contact Joanne Chrystal, Director CDU Global on 08 8946 7037 or email  


Diversity and Inclusion
At CDU we actively celebrate our diversity. We innovate, embrace new ideas, and act with courage and kindness. We're about what we can give to the world rather than what we take, and we believe in the transformative power of education. We work hard to make sure every member of our university community feels that they truly belong. Understanding that it is through our focus on our people and leveraging our differences that will make CDU the most connected university in Australia, we are striving to ensure that our culture and our community is inclusive of all our staff, students and visitors. We are committed to maintaining a culture where everyone feels respected, safe, encouraged to speak up and supported in achieving their professional goals. Applications from First Nations people, women at all levels, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disability, neurotypical and neurodiverse people, LGBTIQ+ people, people with family and caring responsibilities and people at all stages of their careers are welcomed.


You make CDU. And we want you to be exactly who you are.  


Applications Close: Tuesday 29 November 2022

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