Joining the Department of Finance (Finance) is a great way to make your mark, build professional skills and contribute to key Government priorities.
Our approach to recruitment is straightforward: we are active in seeking talented individuals who are open minded to possibilities, such as economists, accountants, financial analysts as well as a host of other occupations including public policy, administration and social sciences.
We also have an active graduate program based on our belief that fresh ideas and new ways of thinking add tremendous value to our organisation.
Positions within Finance are attractive with good reason:
- challenging work;
- generous starting salaries;
- innovative development opportunities; and
- much, much more.
The terms and conditions of employment in Finance are addressed in Working at Finance
Interim Recruitment Arrangements
On 31 October 2013, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Public Service, Senator the Hon Eric Abetz, announced interim recruitment arrangements for the Australian Public Service. Information regarding the interim arrangements is available from the Australian Public Service Commission.
View all Current Vacancies in the Department of Finance (Finance).
Why work on the Federal Budget? Opportunities exist for motivated, creative and talented people to join Budget Group at various levels.
Please read the Applicant Information Package before submitting your application. This will help ensure that your application contains all relevant information and that you fully understand the way the Department considers applications.
COMCAR Employment Opportunities
- COMCAR Casual Driver – APS Level 2
- Applications for COMCAR Casual Driver positions are now closed.
- COMCAR Casual Reservations Officer – APS Level 3
- Applications for COMCAR Casual Reservations Officer positions are now closed.
- COMCAR Casual Allocations Officer – APS Level 4
- Applications for COMCAR Casual Allocations Officer positions are now closed.
Temporary Employment Register
Please follow the link to view the Temporary Employment Register.
For information about the Graduate Program, please visit the Graduate Program homepage.
For information about the Vacation Employment Program, please visit the Vacation Employment Program homepage.
Career Starters' Program
For information about the Career Starter Program please visit the Career Starter Program homepage.
Diversity in Finance
Finance is an inclusive organisation in which diverse skills, perspectives and backgrounds are appreciated, valued and utilised.
Finance has implemented a Diversity Strategy 2013-2015 which aims to increase representation and support for the following diversity groups:
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples;
- people with disability; and
- women in senior management.