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Our industry specialists will listen to your aspirations and share your story with Australia’s most prestigious organisations. Together, let’s write the next chapter of your career.

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Explore the opportunities from a range of organisations that exclusively partner with Robert Walters for their hiring needs.

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Australia's leading employers trust us to deliver fast, efficient hiring solutions that are tailored to their exact requirements. Browse our range of bespoke services and resources.

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We offer a range of services that we have perfected over time, yet we embrace all challenges without exception. Share your talent challenges with us and together we will find the solution.

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About Robert Walters Australia

G'day! For us, recruitment is more than just a job. We understand that behind every opportunity is the chance to make a difference in people's lives.

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Truly global and proudly local, we've been serving Australia for over 25 years with offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, and Sydney.

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Government recruitment

We see the person behind the numbers

Government recruitment isn't one-size-fits-all. Each role within this complex and dynamic sector requires unique skill sets and mindsets. At Robert Walters, we understand the nuances and intricacies of government recruitment. We know that government organisations need people who are adept at navigating regulatory landscapes, managing public resources, and making decisions that impact entire communities.

Our team of recruitment experts, many of whom have firsthand experience in the government sector, are dedicated to connecting talented professionals with the right government roles. Whether you're looking for a permanent, contract, or fixed-term role, we can help you find your place within Australia's diverse government landscape. From state govt to federal agencies, we collaborate with various government organisations to offer you the most exciting and rewarding opportunities. Let us assist you in taking the next step that's right for you in the government sector.

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Bernadette  Bently

Bernadette Bently

Head of Federal Government - Australia Canberra

Bernadette is a Senior Leader with 22 years recruitment experience at both State and Federal levels. Bernadette has an extensive background working within and across Government leading large scale recruitment projects across Defence, ATO, Health, Education, Foreign Affairs, Australian Elections, and many other priority government programs. Her experience includes strategic planning, industry specialist development, large-scale redeployment, and managing programs like Graduate, Indigenous, Diversity, and STEM. She's known for her strong leadership, HR management skills, and tailored workforce solutions.

T: 0435 485 503
E: bernadette.bentley@robertwalters.com.au

Michelle  Christie

Michelle Christie

Senior Director South Australia & Victoria

Michelle Christie, Senior Director in South Australia & Victoria, has 20+ years of recruitment experience across diverse industries. Specialising in executive-level roles, she provides a deep understanding of recruitment processes and consistently delivers positive outcomes.

Federal Government Talent Solutions

With industry experts specialised in their area strategically placed across each state, we excel in supporting the growth and success of Government departments. Our approach emphasises a deep understanding of government department needs, coupled with a commitment to compliance with legislation and standards, offering peace of mind to our clients. 

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