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Title:  Team Assistant

Job Number:  8300

Fortitude Valley, QLD, AU, 4006

Who we are


We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia and New Zealand.


From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.


While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected, and better to live in.

About the role


Based in our Brisbane office we currently have a nine-month maternity leave contract available for a Team Assistant supporting the QLD / NT Infrastructure General Manager and the General Manager – Water Infrastructure.

Key respsonsibilities


  • Provide professional, confidential support to two General Managers
  • Efficiently manage multiple diaries including scheduling and calendar planning
  • Monitor and respond to communications including emails, phone calls and written correspondence
  • Provide administrative support, such as preparation of correspondence, presentations, marketing materials and reports for using Microsoft applications and other systems
  • Coordinate all aspects of internal and client meetings, by preparing rooms and agendas, typing minutes, and distributing to the relevant stakeholders
  • Process and manage financial records such as expenses, invoices, and purchase requisition
  • Coordinate travel (including international) and accommodation arrangements
  • Identify, modify and improve work processes where necessary
  • Assist other team members with JH systems and programs
  • Treat sensitive information with a high level of confidentiality
  • Organise events relevant to the team and wider office, including the EOY function

About you


  • 5-8 years’ experience in an office environment
  • Experience providing support at a senior level
  • High level of communication skills both in writing and verbal
  • Knowledge of accounting, data and administrative management practices
  • Advanced computer skills and knowledge of relevant software such as Microsoft Office Suite and other John Holland systems such as FCM travel system
  • Knowledge of administrative practices and procedures
  • Knowledge of document management procedures and processes
  • An understanding of the technology and systems associated with records management



As part of the team, you’ll help us deliver on our promise to transform lives. Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.


We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.

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