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2021/2022 Vacationer Program | BDO (Nth Qld)

About BDO

BDO is a trusted adviser to clients looking for audit, tax and advisory services. As one of the world’s leading audit and accounting organisations, we have clients of all types and sizes across an array of industry sectors. 

Our values are at the core of who we are and how we work with each other and with our clients. These values are the foundation of what we deliver, IDEAS | PEOPLE | TRUST. This is about delivering ideas and advice that create value; quality-driven people who are motivated by providing exceptional client service; and being trusted to get the job done. Learn more about BDO

We are proud to be named an Inclusive Employer for 2019-2020 by Diversity Council Australia (DCA) and to be ranked in the 2021 Top Graduate Employer lists by AAGE, GradAustralia and GradConnection. Our graduates are extremely important to us, as we recognise their potential to become our firm’s future leaders.

About the team

Current Opportunity/ies

The BDO (Nth Qld) office, located in Cairns, is growing and looking for Graduates to join in the new year. We are looking for someone intent on delivering exceptional client service and being part of the evolution of the delivery of professional services.

The ideal candidate is keen to engage with colleagues and clients as the role provides the opportunity to work hands on with senior staff members across both Audit and Business Services teams.

What sets our Audit and Business Services specialists apart is their ability to provide exceptional personal service that results in strong relationships however large or small the organisation happens to be.

Their advice is based on a deep understanding of all stages of business growth and is underpinned by a wealth of knowledge and experience in a wide range of industry sectors and the ability to understand not only their clients’ business needs, but also their family needs and their personal wealth needs. By freeing up our client’s visibility and flexibility in these areas, you allow them the opportunity to focus on growing their business, become more efficient – and ultimately, more competitive.

Life at BDO

  • Get to know the Audit and Business Services team and the clients they’re all currently working on
  • Receive exposure to a large variety of client industries & needs
  • Begin experiencing taxation structuring, planning, compliance & financial reporting
  • Exposure to audit a mix of large and small clients, both public and private
  • Receive excellent mentoring and support over your Graduate Program period
  • Work alongside a highly experienced and supportive team, and have the opportunity to grow your accounting skills in a professional services environment

To hear firsthand from our BDO Graduates please visit our Student Recruitment page here.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Are currently in their final year (or recently completed) a Bachelor of Commerce, Business, Postgraduate or similar degrees, majoring in Accounting
  • Will be eligible for CA/CPA postgraduate study
  • Display solid academic achievement
  • Are involved in extra-curricular activities
  • Are a dynamic team player with an innovative approach to work and life
  • Have motivation for continuous learning and development
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent resident at time of application

What happens after you apply? 

  • You will receive an email confirming our receipt of your application.
  • Each application is reviewed individually by a member of our People & Culture team.
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to complete an online video interview, and successful candidates will be invited to attend an interview and networking event.
  • The final stage will involve a face-to-face interview with our partners and business leaders.
  • All applicants will be updated throughout the process as to the progress of their application.

To find out more information about our Graduate opportunities and what it’s like to work at BDO please visit:

Should you have any further enquiries about starting your career with BDO please email us at [email protected]. Learn more what we offer at BDO.


Closed 3 months ago
Closed 3 months ago
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Banking and Finance, Business and

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, Australian Citizen

  • Locations:


  • Closing Date:29th Aug 2021, 1:59 pm


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