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PA / Sales Assistant
Contract Position, Sydney Olympic Park NSW

  • Experience Australia’s largest annual ticketed event
  • Dual Sales Assistant and Personal Assistant Role
  • October 2019 start


About the Role…

The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW is seeking a highly organised and energetic PA / Sales Assistant to join its Commercial Team.


Most famous for the annual Sydney Royal Easter Show, we also run a range of immersive education programs and Sydney Royal competitions throughout the year to judge and award the ‘best of the best’ in Australian agriculture, food, wine and related products.


As PA / Sales Assistant, you will be a part of a dynamic and fast-paced commercial division of the RAS' operation. Reporting to the Head of Commercial, this role is responsible for supporting the Team as they deliver a wide range of partner benefits and securing new partners and advertisers.


About you…

Essential knowledge, skills & competencies:

  • Personal Assistant experience to senior management
  • The ability to manage multiple projects at one time and to work efficiently towards tight deadlines
  • Experience in preparing presentations, reports and managing finances
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to engage well with people at all levels
  • Detail orientated with proven administrative and organisational skills
  • Positive attitude, energetic work ethic and demonstrated initiative
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Outlook
  • Be legally entitled to live & work in Australia.
  • Be willing to undertake a police clearance check if required


About us…

The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) has been an influential force in the direction and development of Australian agriculture through competitions, education and events since its foundation in 1822. The RAS is a not-for-profit organisation committed to supporting agricultural development and rural communities in Australia.


The RAS manages the Sydney Royal Easter Show, Sydney Royal competitions, the RAS Foundation, Australasian Animal Registry and Sydney Showground, which hosts a huge range of events and professional sporting codes including AFL and Cricket.


How to Apply… 

To apply for this role you must complete the online application, attach your resume and include a covering letter addressing the following criteria:

  • Why do you wish to work for the RAS?
  • Describe how your professional background will prepare you for this role
  • What specific experience you have as a personal assistant and/or events and/or sales?






Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!!



We thank you for your interest in the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW and Sydney Showground and look forward to receiving your application. 

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