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Executive Officer - Graduate Role - Immediate Start

Who we are?

Schindler Lifts Australia is part of the Schindler Group, one of the top elevator companies in the world, spanning 100 countries with more than 60,000 employees worldwide. Founded in Switzerland in 1874, we are one of the largest suppliers of new elevators, escalators and moving walkways in Australia today, employing over 1,100 employees who design install, service and modernise urban transport systems for almost every building type. Vertical Transportation is the way of the future and at Schindler, we differentiate ourselves with our modern technology and innovative people.

About the role?

Based in our Head Office in Botany, we are looking for a dynamic person interested in playing an interdisciplinary role in direct support of the managing director and executive management team to support the coordination of all strategic activities for Schindler Lifts Australia. This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate who is looking for a career path to develop them into a management role. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Coordination of board calendars and meetings
  • Preparation of documentation / communications, presentations for meetings and capturing meeting minutes
  • Coordination of branch reviews and visits for the managing director and executive management members
  • Conducting research and analysis on strategic topics (digitization, competitors, partners, macroeconomics, global trends, technology, etc.)
  • Monitoring implementation of strategic initiatives and updating the executive management team as required

To be successful in this role you will be familiar working in a complex customer focused and operational environment with competing needs and you will be confident in your ability to triage priorities, take directions and navigate a broad scope of work. You will also possess a high level of business intelligence and commercial acumen.

You will also demonstrate a willingness to support other executive members in the business and be an active part of a fluid and supportive team and assist when needed. As you will be dealing at senior levels of the organisation and externally, you will possess an ability to model the behaviours aligned with excellent customer service in all aspects of your professional engagement. Tertiary qualifications in business, management or engineering qualifications are essential.

What’s in it for you?

This role is an excellent opportunity for you to expand your existing skills in a large, global organisation. At Schindler, we have a great culture that is supportive and inclusive. You will have the opportunity to grow and develop both personally and professionally whilst working with a great bunch of people. We offer job stability to our employees as we focus on promoting from within and foresee a growth trajectory of our business in the coming years. Package includes a great annual salary, competitive bonus program, opportunity to access educational support, access to staff discount scheme, a wide variety of social activities – even a day off for your birthday.

How to apply?

If you are seeking an opportunity to join a Global Industry Leader and believe that you possess the required skills and qualifications to succeed in this role, please visit our Career site and complete our online application form. If you are an existing Schindler employee, please ensure you have discussed your application with your line manager prior to applying.

We support diversity and inclusion in all our workplaces; women, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders, people with a multicultural background or a disability are strongly encouraged to apply. Please note we do not accept applications from recruitment agents for any position, this includes those that are submitted directly to the company or where the recruiter has contacted a manager.

Closed 2 months ago
Closed 2 months ago
  • Job type:Entry Level Jobs
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    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:21st Jul 2021, 1:59 pm


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