Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth


ARACY is a not-for-profit organisation based in Canberra.

There is a national team of about 20 people. On occasion, opportunities arise to join the team and they are listed on this page.

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Current vacancies:

Office Manager/Executive Assistant to CEO

The role

ARACY seeks to engage an Office Manager/Executive Assistant to the CEO.

As the Office Manager you will ensure productivity of the office at all times whilst providing high-level executive and administrative support to the CEO and Board. This is a diverse, hands-on role which requires professionalism, interpersonal skills, energy and attention to detail.

Position description: Office Manager/EA Position Description (PDF)

About you

You have an easy-going disposition with experience in high level office administration and office management. You like diversity in your day-to-day job and can maintain the highest standards of professionalism at all times.

Tertiary qualifications in business administration and/or equivalent qualifications and experience are preferred but not essential.

Not for profit experience is preferred but not essential.

The benefits

ARACY offers flexible working arrangements and is located in central Canberra. A remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant, commensurate with skills and experience.

Applications MUST address the points above in a cover letter and provide a curriculum vitae.

ARACY actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Applications close: Wednesday 22 February, 5.00pm Eastern Australia Standard Time.

For more information please contact, Devika Naidu-Ihms on: (02) 6248 2400 or

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