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.


Employment Opportunities - Locally Engaged Staff


Manager Human Resources and Protocol (Readvertised)

The Australian High Commission in Singapore is seeking an energetic and professional individual with relevant experience to work as a Manager - Human Resources & Protocol in the Corporate Services team.  As a Manager - Human Resources & Protocol you will be responsible for leading and directing the activities of the HR team in the delivery of shared services to the High Commission.  The role provides practical and operational HR support and provides strategic advice on employment law, employee relations, payroll and pension processing. In addition, the Manager Human Resources & Protocol provides protocol support to the High Commission through formal correspondence with Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and other country missions in Singapore.

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Application Pack

Applications close midnight Wednesday 28 April 2021.



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