Australian High Commission

Career Opportunities

Australian Embassy Singapore

There are two categories of staff employed at the Australian High Commission, Singapore. They include Diplomats and Locally Engaged Staff.

Diplomats are posted to Singapore by the Australian Government to undertake specific roles that hold diplomatic responsibilities.

Locally engaged staff (LES) are recruited locally and support the roles of Australian Diplomats. LES are employed by the High Commission on either an ongoing basis or a short term (fixed term) temporary basis with High Commission-specific terms and conditions of employment.


Job opportunities are listed below, when available.

Please submit applications in MS Word or PDF formats

The following documents must accompany all applications when applying for vacancies at The Australian High Commission;

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Completed Application Pack

When applying for jobs at the Australian High Commission, Singapore, please refer to the following documents to assist with your application submission.

  1. The relevant job description for which you are applying.
  2. Guidelines to applying for a job with the Australian High Commission
  3. Application Pack

For more information on how recruitment at the Australian High Commission, Singapore is carried out, please click here: Recruitment at the Australian High Commission, Singapore.

Current Vacancies

EA to the Deputy High Commissioner

The Australian High Commission in Singapore is seeking an energetic and professional individual with relevant experience to work as the Executive Assistant to the Deputy High Commissioner. As the Executive Assistant to the Deputy High Commissioner, you will be expected to provide high level support the Deputy High Commissioner, the Political and Economic Section, the Visits and Events Section and, from time to time, the High Commissioner.  This role can include opportunities to take on greater responsibility, depending on the successful applicant’s skills and experience. Applications close 19 November 2017.





EA to Deputy High Commisioner   DFAT Advertised

Security Manager




Investigative Assistant




Manager Visits and Events (6 month contract)