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  • Assist in delivery of a new project
  • 1 year contract position

About the role:

Provide support to the Accessible Telecoms project team in a range of administrative duties, which mainly include internet research, creation of documents, and maintaining a document control database. The main purpose of this role is to create and verify accessible documents that will be later uploaded to the Accessible Telecoms website.

About you:

Essential Skills for position

  • Experience in administrative roles
  • Experienced with using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently to meet deadlines
  • Able to maintain accuracy and attention to detail when creating documents
  • Able to follow procedures
  • Flexible and willing to perform other tasks as assigned

Desired Skills for position

  • lived experience of disability
  • Familiar with smartphone and tablet jargon and applications
  • Interest in the telecommunications industry.
  • Knowledge or experience with assistive technologies or the disability sector.

What ACCAN offers

  • 1 year contract position from July 2019 to June 2020
  • Part-time:  20 hours per week with flexible working hours.
  • Position is located at Sydney office in Ultimo
  • Salary negotiable based on experience – SCHADS Award level 2/3.

ACCAN is an EEO employer: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, persons with disabilities and people from culturally, linguistically and religiously diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

If you would like to apply for this position, please email your CV and covering letter identifying the position and addressing the selection criteria to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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