Position Details
Reference Number 16764
Position Title Research Receptionist
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Division Cancer Research
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS2 - Administrative Workers Grade 2
Classification To: HS2 - Administrative Workers Grade 2
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


The role of Research Receptionist is responsible for providing effective flow and organisation from the Research Reception to throughout the Research Facility. This role serves to ensure that the front of house is manned throughout core office hours and consistency in this regard is essential. Greeting all visitors and assisting in the development and maintenance of external and internal relationships. Assisting all Research Staff, Students and Visitors by providing information and effective direction daily. This position is also responsible for overseeing a number of delegated projects and is integral for ensuring all Research Staff, Student and stakeholder communications are effectively coordinated. 


To be successful in this role it is essential you are customer focused and able to communicate at all levels effectively.


Applicants should be aware this is not a patient facing role.


Previous applicants need not apply


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Customer focused and able to develop effective relationships with key contacts
Essential: Ability to work collegially to lead and support staff
Essential: Ability to work under pressure and within given time constraints
Essential: Demonstrated initiative and self- direction
Contact Person Zoë Gordon
Contact Number 0385595934
Closing Date 26/05/2019
Position Description
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