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Receptionist /Administrative Assistant - Sisters of Mercy Parramatta, Parramatta, NSW


Full Time Position, Monday to Friday from 8am to 430pm

The role involves working with a Catholic Congregation of religious women based in Parramatta. This dynamic role would suit an applicant with a positive and friendly personality.


  • Reception duties
  • Monitoring and management of the mail/print desk, office calendar and performance of other clerical duties
  • Provision of support services to office staff and Congregation members 
  • Provision of event co-ordination support
  • Interaction with various external agencies in relation to their provision of services to the Congregation

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • An understanding of, and commitment to, the Mercy charism and ethos.
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Sound competencies in MS Office, particularly Word, Publisher and Outlook
  • A capacity to work independently within an office team 
  • An ability to competently and confidently deal with people, processes, competing priorities and tight timeframes
  • Attentive and good listening skills
  • An ability to navigate through complex issues and systems
  • An ability to manage sensitive and difficult phone calls professionally

For further information regarding this position, please contact Ms Connie Yue Business Manager, Sisters of Mercy Parramatta on 02 9683 2555 or email [email protected]

Applications, including cover letter and curriculum vitae of no more than 2 pages, must be submitted by mail or email no later than 31 March 2017

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