We're a dynamic, innovative and internationally recognised
organisation, so you can be sure you're enhancing your professional reputation
by working for us.
We offer excellent employment conditions and promote and enjoy a culturally
diverse and safe working environment. Add to that ongoing development, varied and challenging work, and flexible career opportunities, and
you have an employer of choice.
ATO employees enjoy a range of benefits, including salary
advancement, a range of leave entitlements and more.
You will have an employment package that will help you
balance your professional and personal life. In addition to your salary(external link) you will also have access to a range of benefits, including:
The ATO offers a diverse range of opportunities in areas
such as audit, finance, accounting, legal, economics, information technology,
human resources, marketing and communication.
Opportunities for advancement and mobility are available to
you to learn new skills and knowledge, or to work in a different location.
The ATO values transparency, honesty, professionalism and
integrity. These values describe how we want to interact
with each other and the community.
You will need to uphold high ethical standards as our unique
role in collecting revenue for government gives us access to sensitive
information. We also have legal and moral obligations to government and the
community to efficiently administer tax law and provide the best advice and
Our corporate values guide our behaviours, relationships and
decisions, allowing us to undertake our work with confidence. The Taxpayers'
Charter(external link) and compliance
model(external link) underpin our approach to working with clients and administering our legislation.
a family friendly organisation with a range of conditions that enable flexible
working arrangements. We support the wellbeing of staff and offer a range of
activities to employees to assist in achieving a work/life balance and
promoting health and fitness of the body and mind. Wellbeing activities include
access, at participants’ own cost, to pilates, yoga,
meditation classes, massage, as well as free seminars on health and wellbeing,
such as stress management and healthy eating.
the impact we have on the environment due to the size of our workforce, the
resources we use, and our interactions each year with individuals in the
community, organisations and other government agencies. As an ATO employee, you
will be expected to play an individual role in collectively reducing our
environmental impact. We also have a thriving Green Team community which consists
of volunteer staff that inspire, educate and raise the environmental
consciousness of our people and take positive environmental action in their
The ATO has a workplace diversity program which aims to
create an environment that recognises individual and cultural differences and
promotes a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.
We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment
that accommodates the needs of employees and encourages them to contribute to
their maximum potential.
Organisational excellence and the achievement of our
business goals is enhanced by harnessing the talents of all our staff and
effectively using their skills.
The ATO is committed to helping you obtain professional accreditation
and development in your relevant area of expertise.
We believe in life-long learning and offer continual
professional development and further study opportunities. The following outlines some of the training and development activities the ATO
has on offer:
At the end of our entry level advancement programs you will
also be eligible to receive externally accredited certifications, for example,
you will attain a Certificate IV in Government (Project Management) on
successful completion of the graduate development program.
You will also be eligible to apply for study leave and tuition
assistance under various provisions of the ATO enterprise agreement(external link).