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Job vacancies at the Australian Embassy in Tokyo are advertised below.

Locally engaged staff do not have diplomatic or consular status, privileges or immunity. Wages and conditions of service are based on Japanese labour laws and Japanese labour market conditions.


Current local job opportunities

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and related travel restrictions, this opportunity is open only for candidates who are currently based in Japan, or are eligible to enter Japan under one of Japan’s permitted categories in time to start work at the Embassy at the required timing for the position.


#TK003 Senior Research Officer (Economic)

The Treasury section of the Australian Embassy is seeking a highly motivated Senior Research Officer to assist in providing ongoing research and analysis on the Japanese economy and to manage the administrative operations of the Treasury section. Relevant tertiary qualifications and high proficiency in Japanese and English are required. Previous experience in analysing and reporting on economic and public policy issues is highly desirable.

A completed Job Application Cover Sheet and your English Resume must be submitted by email (Subject: Insert Senior Research Officer (Economic) position – Your Full Name) as PDF file to [email protected] by 27 September 2021, 9 a.m.


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Please note that a security assessment is a mandatory condition of employment with the Embassy.

The Embassy is an equal opportunity employer and is a smoke-free workplace.