Australian High Commission
Kingdom of Tonga

Job Vacancies

Property and Administration Officer

LE3 broadband level annual salary of TOP17,824 to TOP25,362

(Depending on experience)

The Australian High Commission in Nuku’alofa invites applications for the position of  Property and Administration Officer.


About the role:

Under direction from the SAO, the Property and Administration Officer provides support and assistance in the provision of property management and administration services to the Australian High Commission (AHC), Nuku’alofa.


Terms of employment:

The terms of employment will be in accordance with the Nuku’alofa - Based Terms and Conditions of Employment.  Employment will be offered on a permanent (On-going) Contract basis at the LE3 broadband level with an annual commencement salary of TOP17,824 – TOP25,362.  Continued employment is subject to successful completion of a six-month probation period.

The Australian High Commission in Nuku’alofa offers a package that includes recreation and personal carer’s leave, medical benefits, and superannuation contributions.

The High Commission aims to ensure its recruitment processes are inclusive of people with disabilities and encourages people with disability to apply.  We are committed to making reasonable adjustment for people with disability in our selection processes and for our employees in the workplace.

The Australian High Commission in Nuku’alofa will not be responsible for any costs incurred if applying for a Tongan visa, relocation costs, nor the return of the officer and family to their country of origin at their employment.


How to apply:

A full copy of the Duty Statement and Requirements may be downloaded from our website here; from our Facebook page, through email by contacting the Australian High Commission via email – or collected from the Australian High Commission reception.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 4:00 pm on Friday 30 May 2019.

  • A covering letter (maximum 1 page);
  • A curriculum vitae (maximum 3 pages) which includes details of two referees, one of whom should be a current or recent manager; and
  • A written response against each of the selection criteria outlining your qualifications and experience.

Please submit your application either by email to or in a hard copy addressed to HR Personnel – Job Vacancy and dropped off at the Australian High Commission in Nuku’alofa.

Late or incomplete applications will not be taken into consideration.  We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.