Coordinator, Administration and Accommodation Services

Cancer Council Queensland

Opportunity to join a team that is providing accommodation support to Queenslanders affected by cancer. Excellent salary packaging options available.

Our Mission
Reducing the burden of cancer. Cancer Council Queensland (CCQ) raises funds that are dedicated to improving quality of life for people living with cancer, research, patient care, prevention and early detection.
We are dynamic, outcome-focused and responsive to community needs, committed to voluntarism and the pursuit of excellence in all activities. All employees and volunteers from CCQ, through their work, are actively involved in cancer control. 
CCQ supports all Queenslanders affected by cancer – from patients to families, caregivers and health professionals. Our range of support services and programs include telephone and email support,  Cancersupport, Cancer counselling, support groups, Information Sessions Practical Support, information resources and delivering information and education programs.
About the role 
As a member of the Accommodation Services team, you will play an important role in an organisation that makes a difference to Queenslanders every day.  In this role, you will welcome visitors to our Rockhampton Accommodation Lodge and provide administrative and team support.  You will coordinate accommodation bookings, process patient travel paperwork and provide oversight to housekeeping and facility requirements.
This position is a permanent full-time role, working 37.5 hours per week. 
About you
You will be resilient, welcoming, personable and sensitive with the emotional maturity to manage incoming guests who may be unwell or concerned because of a recent cancer diagnosis.  While a good level of skills is important, your attitude and personality is equally important to your success in this team.
It is desirable that you have had experience within the accommodation industry and you will be competent dealing with administration and facility related tasks throughout the lodge. Your absolute discretion and confidentiality when dealing with guests and colleagues is paramount.
Cancer Council Queensland is a community-based organisation offering staff flexible work arrangements, exceptional salary packaging opportunities, and a supportive team environment where healthy lifestyle balance is encouraged.
How to apply
Applications including current resume and cover letter are required by 5pm, Monday 23rd September 2019 and should be addressed to:
Manager Accommodation and Services
Cancer Council Queensland
For your application to be considered, it is recommended that the following documentation is attached with your application:  
  • Cover letter – Your cover letter should clearly indicate the position you are applying for and give a brief summary of your motivations for applying and your relevant skills and experience.
  • Current Resume – Your resume should include your contact details, work experience, educational background and professional development.
Applicants are encouraged to submit their application as early as possible as Cancer Council Queensland reserves the right to reduce the application period and/or remove the job advertisement early should a suitable applicant be found.

Cancer Council Queensland is a smoke free workplace. 
The successful applicant will be required to provide a current National Police Certificate.