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Working in administration

A computer on a desk

Behind every great team is a hard-working administrator.

Opportunities for administrators exist across every department in the Northern Territory’s public sector.

Vacancies are incredibly diverse and range from entry level administrative assistants through to executive officers and change-makers.

In the Territory, securing a position within this field can open up new and interesting career pathways, helping budding administrators fast-track their success and unlock their potential. Departments are committed to the professional development of their team members and offer a range of pathway programs.

The NT is for ambitious individuals, people chasing a mix of both adventure and opportunity. The following traits can help you thrive in an administrative position:

  • High-level interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • A solid level of computer literacy
  • An understanding of the government process or a keen interest in learning
  • Experience interacting with diverse cultures

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