Build your career at AICD

We make a positive impact on society and the economy through governance education, director development and advocacy. We have a values-driven, positive culture, and we value the professional and personal lives of our people.


Why work here?

The Australian Institute of Company Directors is committed to excellence in governance. We make a positive impact on society and the economy through governance education, director development and advocacy.

Growth and opportunity

Our rapid membership growth creates a fast paced, dynamic professional environment. Our growth creates opportunity for our people to develop in their roles to meet our emerging business needs and their own career goals. Our environment is ever evolving. This gives our people opportunity to enhance their skills by developing new products and business systems.

We develop our people through a capability framework and development planning process that equips our people to succeed at AICD and then throughout their careers.

Values driven, positive culture

We are committed to embedding our values and desired cultural qualities into every part of our organisation. We offer programs which give our people and teams opportunities to appreciate our values and to find new ways to improve our organisation through our values framework.

People focused

We are a dynamic organisation which values both the professional and personal lives of our people. We offer flexible work options, professional development that goes beyond people’s immediate roles, and a range of financial benefits. For more information, read about our benefits.

What we look for

  • People who want to lead their own career development by taking advantage of the rich educational and professional development environment offered at AICD

  • People who value creating a lasting, positive impact on our organisation and the quality of governance in Australia

  • People who can add value to AICD through a strong customer focus

  • People who are willing to ‘give it a go together’, to change and adapt as we grow

  • People who identify with and commit to displaying our values in everything they do


Types of roles we offer

We offer roles within Members & Clients, Advisory, Education, Advocacy, Corporate Services, International and Marketing and Communications.

Members and Clients

Our Members and Clients teams are located in all states and territories and cover a diverse range of activities. They are providers of services and resources dedicated to assisting members to access, adopt and benefit from world’s best governance practices through offering education courses and events. Members and Clients teams include client management and sales professionals.


The AICD Advisory division offers in-house and bespoke governance education programs to support clients in pursuit of better organisational performance through better governance. The team includes professional sales consultant teams which align to for-profit, not-for-profit and government markets and a business planning team that delivers market insights, trade marketing, project management and delivery and logistics.


Our national education team brings together specialists who construct, manage, assess and deliver the various education courses across our curriculum. The key functions in the team are supported by roles in the area of instructional design, performance management, course assessment and program management.


Our team of policy, research and media relations specialists is committed to improving the standards of good governance for organisations across all sectors. We engage with a broad range of external stakeholders, including government, media and policy makers.

Corporate Services

Our finance, legal, technology and human resources teams support AICD to achieve its strategic objectives. We seek to make it easy for members and clients to engage with us, and make it easy for our people to fulfil their roles in a professional and engaging environment.


Our International team provides education, events and services to over 1500 members in more than 70 countries, from USA, UK, New Zealand, Fiji and Europe to Kazakhstan, Congo, Brazil, and Trinidad and Tobago. This small yet dynamic team delivers a range of programs to large multinational companies, and public short courses and workshops predominately in the South East Asian region and Hong Kong.

Marketing & Communications

The focus of our Marketing & Communications team is to deliver targeted, content led, multi-channel communications for members and potential members through its design, writing and marketing specialists.

Current vacancies

Our current vacancies at the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Our employee benefits

We offer a range of benefits designed to support and reward the career, lifestyle and finances of our people.

We offer a range of benefits designed to support and reward the career, lifestyle and finances of our people.

Reward and recognition

  • Annual salary review and bonus opportunity
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Innovation rewards
  • Values champion awards


  • Bonus opportunity
  • Financial advice
  • Salary continuance insurance and Death and Total and Permanent Disability (TPD) insurance
  • Discounted health insurance
  • Values champion awards

Health and wellness

  • Paid parental leave and paid superannuation while on parental leave
  • Confidential counselling services
  • Workplace flexibility and purchased leave
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Free flu vaccinations
  • Volunteer leave day


  • Education support scheme
  • Access to AICD events and courses

Develop your director network

Our LinkedIn membership of more than 15,000 includes directors and senior leaders from business, government and the not-for-profit sectors