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  • Why work with us

    There are many reasons why we are an employer of choice:

    A generous employment package

    Your employment package includes:

    • a competitive starting salary of over $64,000
    • annual salary advancement
    • flexible working arrangements
    • four weeks annual leave per year, plus additional time off between Christmas and New Year’s Day
    • the option to purchase up to eight weeks additional annual leave
    • three weeks cumulative sick leave per year
    • paid maternity leave/supporting partner's leave (after a qualifying period)
    • excellent superannuation benefits (15.4% employer contributions)
    • opportunities for professional development, career advancement and mobility.

    These conditions will help you balance your professional and personal life.

    We recognise and foster diversity

    As an Australian Public Service (APS) agency, we are committed to fostering diversity in the workplace and recognising Australia's diverse community as set out in the Australian Public Service Commissioner's Directions 2016External Link and Section 10A of the Public Service Act 1999External Link.

    We recognise that one of our greatest assets is the diversity of our staff. By embracing our differences, we support everyone to realise their full potential.

    We will make reasonable adjustments to help staff with a disability to perform the inherent requirements of their job.

    The Diversity and Inclusion Plan 2017–19 identifies six key priorities which form our ongoing strategies and initiatives for an inclusive workplace. They are:

    We have employee networks for each of the priority groups listed above such as ATO Making Inclusion Count (ATOMIC) which supports LGBTI+ workplace inclusion to create an environment where employees can bring their whole selves to work.

    We are an award-winning employer

    We pride ourselves on being consistently recognised for our efforts as an employer whose Graduate Program nurtures new talent and allows our employees to excel.

     Image showing the ATO as the Australian's Top 100 Graduate employers 2020.

    GradConnection and Financial Review Top 100 graduate employers 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020

     Image showing the ATO as the Australian's Top 100 Graduate employers 2020.

    GradAustralia Top 100 graduate employers 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020

    Image showing the ATO as the Australian's Top 100 Graduate employers 2020.

    Australian Association of Graduate Employers (AAGE) Top 75 graduate employers 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2020

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    Last modified: 27 Jan 2021QC 64595