House of Assembly- Employment Opportunity

PARLIAMENT OF TASMANIA

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY

The staff of the House of Assembly provide the administrative machinery for the efficient conduct of the House of Assembly and its committees and certain joint committees and a range of services and facilities for Members in Parliament House.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following position:

CLERK OF PAPERS

The successful applicant will be responsible to the Deputy Clerk of the House for ensuring the efficient and effective operation of the House of Assembly Papers Office as well as assisting with visitor management, messengerial and public interaction roles as required.

The position requires the occupant to possess good communication skills, a comprehensive working knowledge of the Tasmanian Parliament and substantial previous experience in dealing with parliamentary papers, and the ability to work under pressure and in a team environment. 

This position in common with other general positions in the House of Assembly requires the occupant to have the ability to act with tact and discretion in a complex political environment.

The successful applicant will be appointed by the Speaker of the House of Assembly under the provisions of the Parliamentary Privilege Act 1898.

The annual salary is $68,043 to $78,457.  Other work conditions broadly relate to those applying to State Service employees.

Information and Inquiries:

Statement of Duties

For futrher enquiries contact Laura Ross, Deputy Clerk of the House of Assembly, by phone on (03) 6212 2366 or by email to laura.ross@parliament.tas.gov.au

Applicants must address the ‘Selection Criteria’ listed in the Position Description.

Applications should be forwarded to the Deputy Clerk of the House of Assembly, Parliament House, Hobart, or by email to laura.ross@parliament.tas.gov.au by close of business on Friday, 26 April 2019.