Moving to Canberra

Cantlie’s specialist consultants are experts on the Canberra employment market and will be able to provide you with advice on your new career.

Canberra is a modern city in a natural setting, offering all the benefits of a big city with none of the hassles. You can enjoy a more relaxed pace of life, shorter travel times, outstanding facilities, internationally acclaimed educational institutions and a natural bush setting that’s close to the snowfields and the beach.

Canberra is very family-friendly. As well as Australia’s best education system and excellent health facilities, we have a clean environment, low crime rate, Australia’s best roads and hundreds of kilometres of bike paths. Canberrans enjoy the highest full-time average income in Australia (source:

Cantlie has developed extensive knowledge of the Canberra and region employment market. This key understanding allows us to provide quality and valued advice to individuals and employers alike.

We specialise in the professional sector focusing on executive, leadership and specialist roles. Whilst we work across a range of sectors our expertise is centred around key leadership, corporate services including finance and human resources positions, along with specialist roles in project and program management, procurement, consultancy, business analysis and information technology (non-technical).

Whilst we do not cover every area of expertise, we are keen to hear about your professional background. We encourage you to make personal contact with us to discuss your career aspirations, at which point we will be able to advise you on how we can support you in your career goals.

An initial phone call to +61 2 6239 7755 providing us with a broad outline of your career goals and your expertise, will help to kick start our conversation and enable us to understand where the employment opportunities may lay in relation to your move to Canberra.

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