Administrative Specialist

Administrative Specialist

Animates | queensland, QLD, AU

Posted 3 days ago

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Do you want to make the world a better place? We sure do! Our purpose is to make the world a happier place through the love of pets.
Animates is New Zealand’s leading pet specialty retailer with 44 stores, 28 grooming salons, 16 vet clinics and growing!
About the role:
This is not your average front desk role! You’ll be the first to meet all our two and four legged visitors. Your welcoming demeanour and friendly face will set the tone for our fun and welcoming support office.
You’ll also assist with the organisation of events and functions, provide administrative support to the CEO & wider Ops team as well as booking travel and coordinating internal communication newsletters.
This is full-time position working Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 4:30pm.
About you:
It goes without saying you are an animal lover, but to shine in this busy role you will need to be flexible, organised, have a positive 'can do' attitude and great interpersonal skills. Administration experience and attention to detail is essential, along with the ability to work under pressure, build relationships and communicate effectively at all levels.
Why you’ll love Animates:
You’ll join a fun and passionate team, who are dedicated to making the world a happier place through the love of pets.
We offer a supportive company culture with leaders dedicated to the health, safety and wellbeing of their people and where everyone embodies the Animates Vetcare values – passion, authentic, caring, knowledge and togetherness! We encourage you to bring your whole self to work and pride ourselves on being an inclusive Rainbow Tick Certified Employer.
The Perks:
Ongoing learning and development to help you succeed in your role
Generous discounts at our retail stores and vet clinics
Parental leave benefits to support your growing family
Give back to your chosen charities through our ‘Paws for Good’ volunteer leave
Paid bereavement leave following the loss of a pet
Flexible working arrangements
Animals in the office regularly – you can even bring your well-behaved pet to work!
Easy access to public transport, motorways, free carparking, great cafes and local amenities from our Ellerslie Support Office