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BDO Brisbane Research and Development Graduate Program 2020

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BDO is one of the world’s leading accountancy and advisory organisations with almost 75,000 people working out of 1,500 offices in 162 countries. At BDO, exceptional client service underpins our belief system and all aspects of service delivery to our clients. We provide a flexible working environment that encourages open communication and collaboration. There are continuous opportunities to learn, build strong relationships with diverse client groups and expand networks nationally and globally at all stages of your career.

We are very proud to be ranked in the 2019 Top Graduate Employer lists by AAGE, GradAustralia and Grad Connection. Our graduates are extremely important to us, as we recognise their potential to become our firm’s future leaders.

About our Tax Research and Development team

BDO’s Research and Development (R&D) team has established itself as a major player within the local marketplace, advising many of Queensland’s leading public and private sector organisations across a diverse industry base. The team provides assistance to clients to assess whether they are eligible to claim research and development incentives and government grants, and how to go about doing this.

As a Graduate within our Research and Development team you will:

  • Develop your client management skills through attending meetings and dealing with client queries.
  • Help clients consider government assistance for which they may be eligible
  • Learn how to help clients understand the substantiation requirements associated with claiming the R&D Tax Incentive program
  • Be part of a collaborative team environment and receive excellent training, mentoring and support throughout your career

To hear firsthand from our BDO Graduates please visit our Student Recruitment page - https://www.bdo.com.au/en-au/studentrecruitment/our-graduates

We welcome students who:

  • Have an interest in working in Tax Research and Development
  • Have strong report writing skills
  • Are currently in their final year of a Bachelor of Commerce, Law, Engineering, Maths, Physics, Science, etc.
  • Display solid academic achievement
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent resident at time of application
  • Are involved in extra-curricular activities
  • Collaborative personality who thrives in a team, as well as independently
  • Have motivation for continuous learning and development

What we offer

We offer the professional opportunities, personal fulfilment, and long-term growth that only a growing global firm like BDO can provide. We are committed to your ongoing development to build your technical, advisory, leadership, and management skills. We take pride in our health and wellbeing and workplace giving programs, as well as the range of social activities organised by each office. At BDO, we want you to enjoy what you do and the community of colleagues and clients you work with.

In addition to an industry competitive salary package, BDO offers a culture that emphasises career growth, professional development, collaborative culture, workplace flexibility and global opportunities.

At BDO, we value the difference and unique perspective of every individual. As a firm, we are committed to a diverse, flexible and inclusive culture, where everyone can be themselves at work in an environment that brings out the best in them and their colleagues.

What happens once you apply:

  • You will receive an email confirming receipt of your application
  • Each application we receive is reviewed by the People and Culture team
  • Shortlisted applicants will be invited to complete a video interview – You will receive an email if successful by Monday, 8 April 2019.
  • Successful applicants after the video interview will then be invited to attend an Assessment Centre – You will receive an invitation, via email, if successful by Wednesday, 10 April 2019.
  • For successful applicants our Assessment Centres will be scheduled on a date between Thursday, 11 April - Thursday, 18 April 2019.

How to apply

To submit your application for the BDO Research and Development Graduate Program, please click on the Apply Now button below. Applications close 5pm on Friday, 29 March 2019.

Make sure to apply for any other service lines you are interested in through our Job board!

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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Business and Commerce, Law

  • Workrights:

    New Zealand Citizen, Australian Permanent

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  • Locations:

    Brisbane

  • Closing Date:29th Mar 2019, 6:00 am

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