Yes, these are real people that work at ABARES!
What kind of work does ABARES do?
ABARES is the Australian government’s agricultural commodity forecaster and the research arm of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.
We deliver high-quality scientific & economic research, analysis & advice on issues affecting Australia's agriculture, fisheries and forestry sectors.
Our innovative teams are passionate about what we do and enjoy working collaboratively in a relaxed, safe and inclusive environment.
Working at ABARES
The bureau is the ideal workplace to develop research and analytical skills, and build strong and collaborative relationships in the agriculture, fisheries and forestry sectors.
- We value differences and welcome people with diverse backgrounds and working styles.
- We encourage continuous learning and provide a wide range of development opportunities.
- We understand that everyone works best in different ways. Our teams enjoy flexible working arrangements to best support collaborative and balanced working patterns.
- We provide the evidence base for future policy development for the Australian Government. Your work will directly contribute to this from the get-go.
“ABARES has a rich history of providing trustworthy and objective scientific and economic research, analysis and advice. We work on issues that are government and industry priorities and that have both domestic and international significance.
We tell the story of the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors – what is driving performance, their sustainability and market outcomes. “
Dr Jared Greenville, ABARES Executive Director
People working at ABARES are employed by the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF). To check eligibility, benefits and conditions and our RecruitAbility scheme please visit the DAFF People and jobs page.
Apply to work at ABARES
We’re always looking for passionate economists, scientists, analysts and team members with relevant skills. If you want to work at ABARES, we want to hear from you! Email ABARES Recruitment.
All ABARES job opportunities are posted on APS Jobs and on the Department’s jobs portal.
ABARES also offers a 12-month entry level professional program for graduate economists, modellers, scientists and statisticians. Learn more about the ABARES Graduate Program.