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2020 Graduate Opportunities | BDO (Nth Qld)

  • Be part of a culture rich in professional opportunities, personal fulfilment and long term growth
  • Freedom to succeed in an environment where development and ongoing learning is valued
  • Work alongside a dedicated team of experienced professionals

BDO (Nth Qld) is one of the leading full service accounting, audit, tax and advisory firms in North Queensland, with a team of nine Partners and over 65 staff. Our office is located in the Cairns Corporate Tower, right in the heart of the CBD. We offer a unique combination of local market knowledge, established relationships, technical expertise as well as the reach, capacity and breadth of the global BDO network.

We are very proud to be ranked in the Top Graduate Employer lists by AAGE, GradConnections and GradAustralia. Our graduates are extremely important to us, as we recognise their potential to become our firm’s future leaders. For the right candidates, these positions provide strong pathways for career development, as part of a growing firm.

Our people identify career development, empowerment, flexibility, a collaborative and personal culture and being part of a growing global firm as the core attributes that define us as an employer. At BDO, we understand that being the leader in exceptional client service begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people.

Current Opportunities

We are seeking Graduates for our Audit, Business Services and Tax teams. You will receive structured training to help you build a strong foundation for career progression. Our local and national L&OD programs will give you the best start in transitioning to professional life, and will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to excel in your career.

What we look for in our Graduates

You will be an undergraduate currently in your final year of a Business / Commerce (Accounting) degree and have the right to work in Australia on an ongoing basis. You will also possess the following qualities:

  • Commitment to providing exceptional client service at all times
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • High levels of attention to detail
  • Solid academic achievement
  • Strong work ethic
  • Teamwork skills and problem solving abilities
  • Strong IT and computer skills including Microsoft Office applications as well as being willing and able to adapt to new technologies quickly
  • Previous work experience
  • Involvement in extracurricular activities
  • Motivation for continuous learning.

Please note if your preference is for a Graduate opportunity within our Tax team you will be studying towards a joint degree, being a Bachelor of Business / Commerce (Accounting) and a Bachelor of Laws.

What we can offer you

In addition to an industry competitive salary package, BDO (Nth Qld) offers a culture that emphasises career growth, professional development, a collaborative culture, workplace flexibility and global opportunities. We take pride in our health, wellbeing and workplace giving programs, as well as organise a range of social activities for our team. We want you to enjoy what you do and the community of colleagues and clients you work with.

How to Apply

To apply for this opportunity please click ‘Apply Now’.

For further information about student opportunities and starting your career at BDO (Nth Qld) please visit or alternatively contact Bonnie Mueller via phone on 4046 0000 or via email at [email protected]

Please note that all applications must be submitted online.

Applications close at midnight on Sunday 7 April 2019.

What happens once you apply?

  • You will receive an email confirming the receipt of your application
  • Each application will be reviewed individually by our People & Culture team
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to complete an online video interview
  • The final shortlist will then be invited to a face-to-face (or phone / Skype) interview and will also be required to complete online testing, reference and background checks. The final shortlist may be invited to a second face to face interview.
  • 2020 Graduate offers will then be made on Tuesday 7 May 2019.

All applicants will be updated via email on the progress of their application throughout the recruitment process. To keep up to date with application dates, events and more please follow the BDO Nth Qld Facebook page.

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Business and Commerce, Law

  • Workrights:

    New Zealand Citizen, Australian Permanent

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  • Closing Date:7th Apr 2019, 12:59 pm


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