National Administration and Compliance Officer 20180509

The Australian Workers’ Union (AWU), Australia’s largest blue-collar union is looking for a National Administration and Compliance Officer.

The National Administration and Compliance Officer is responsible for:

  • Working with our National Staff and State Branches in order to meet the union’s compliance obligations
  • Executive level administration duties including diary management, drafting correspondence, compliance documents and high level documents.
  • Assisting with the implementation of national policy decisions and programs where required.
  • Assisting the National Office Financial Controller with general bookkeeping tasks and payroll.
  • Additional administrative and general duties.


We are looking for someone who has:

  • Bookkeeping, payroll and financial administration experience.
  • Experience in compliance management, administration and financial processes.
  • A basic understanding of union governance and associated legislation.
  • Strong written communication skills.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time.
  • Ability to work within a dynamic team structure as well as autonomously when required.
  • Accurate and efficient data entry skills.


About us

The Australian Workers’ Union has a proud of history of fighting for workers’ rights for over 100 years. As the name suggests, we cover workers from all over Australia across a range of industries.

Please note we are not able to sponsor a temporary work visa.


Based in Granville NSW


To apply for this position please send your CV with a cover letter addressing our criteria to mark.fagan@nat.awu.net.au using the subject heading ‘National Administration and Compliance Officer.

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AWU National Office

Closing Date

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Closing Time

05:30 PM


Level 1 16-20 Good Street
Granville, NSW 2142

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Contact Name

Mark Fagan

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