RSM Graduate Programs & Internships

RSM Australia offers the combined benefits of a big firm including extensive networks, training and career opportunities within a highly supportive, people orientated workplace. This combination provides a great environment to build skills and confidence.

Globally, our presence spans more than 810 offices in over 120 countries. Within Australia, we employ over 1,300 people across 32 offices in both metro and regional areas. Our broad reach means that we can provide opportunities for e…

View more

Application Process

At RSM, we are committed to making our recruitment process as straight forward as possible.

We understand you have a lot going on between studying, part-time jobs, friends and family commitments so we have made sure the application process doesn’t take up too much of your time.

We have outlined the standard process below so you can see what will be involved at each stage of the process.

  1. Video Interview

     

  2. Recruitment Session

     

  3. Written Assessment<…
View full process

RSM has no active opportunities at the moment.

See who’s currently hiring with our Job Search!

Search for jobs

Application Process

At RSM, we are committed to making our recruitment process as straight forward as possible.

We understand you have a lot going on between studying, part-time jobs, friends and family commitments so we have made sure the application process doesn’t take up too much of your time.

We have outlined the standard process below so you can see what will be involved at each stage of the process.

  1. Video Interview

     

  2. Recruitment Session

     

  3. Written Assessment

     

  4. Cognitive Testing

     

  5. Offer Stage

     

Gary deMuelenaere

Graduate - Business Advisory - Brisbane

5:30am

Monday’s are the hardest days to get out of bed. I’m definitely not a morning person, but if I can score a free lift to the bus stop to save me the walk you better believe I’ll be awake! Time to get ready for work. Still half asleep I try pick out the outfit for the day. Do I want to wear the blue or grey suit today? What shirt do I want? This almost takes as long as it does to do my hair!

6:20am

The bus arrives. Time to choose the music for the trip. I either go on YouTube to utilise their auto play function or choose an album to list…

View more

Jamie Roubin

Graduate - Risk Advisory Services - Sydney

6:00am

Having already delayed my alarm twice, I quickly get up and change into my gym gear.

6:30am

I walk just over 20 minutes to get to the gym in time for my 6:30 Pilates class. I do this class around 3-4 times per week and find it puts me in a really good mood for my day (though I do get a little tired by 3pm) 

7:30am

I have a quick shower and change into my pre-packed work clothes. I’m quite fortunate that my gym is around the corner from work, so I can attend the later sessions and not be late!

8:00am

I make my way up to level twelve, after gra…

View more

About Us

RSM Australia offers the combined benefits of a big firm including extensive networks, training and career opportunities within a highly supportive, people orientated workplace. This combination provides a great environment to build skills and confidence.

Globally, our presence spans more than 810 offices in over 120 countries. Within Australia, we employ over 1,300 people across 32 offices in both metro and regional areas. Our broad reach means that we can provide opportunities for everyone, everywhere.

At RSM, we understand that starting your career is an exciting challenge. In our 100 years of service, we have met many challenges along the way and have succeeded to become the largest nationally owned mid-tier accounting Firm in the country.

We offer a number of opportunities for Students to connect with us, through our Graduate, Vacation and Undergraduate Programs. These programs have been designed to provide you with a combination of business and technical skills, supporting you in becoming our next generation of leaders!

Please visit our website or read through our profile for further information on RSM.

Why Join Us?

As one of the largest mid-tier accounting firms in Australia, we provide meaningful opportunities for students across the country in both metro and regional areas. We believe in a culture that rewards our employees with work/life balance, clear career progression, and meaningful work.

We are passionate about investing in your career early, and believe in providing formal and experiential training, technical and professional development opportunities, as well as on-the-job coaching and mentoring, to develop you to achieve your best.

Graduate Program

At RSM, we offer career opportunities for motivated and enthusiastic Graduates in Assurance & Advisory, Business Advisory, Risk Advisory, Corporate Finance, Tax Services, Digital Services, Financial Services and Restructuring & Recovery.

We believe you are the best person to know where your career should start, so we give you the opportunity to nominate your first and second division preference.

If you are in your graduating year, completing a relevant bachelor’s degree and identify with our values, then apply today for our Graduate Program. All you need to do is click apply to complete our short application form and upload your CV, cover letter and academic transcript.

Graduate Program applications open each year in March.

Check out the Student Opportunities section of our website www.rsm.com.au/careers for key dates in relation to our Graduate opportunities.

For any other available opportunities, visit our website or the available opportunities page here on GradConnection!

Grad COLAB

COLAB is a jam-packed week of professional development, technical training, collaboration, and networking! 

COLAB forms part of our 12-month Grad Development Program ‘myGRAD Journey’, where you will learn more about yourself, your cohort, the firm, and our values!

Vacation Program

Our Vacation Program is an opportunity for you to get a head start on your accounting career by putting your theory into practice in a supportive environment. RSM’s Vacation Program involves up to 2-4 weeks of paid employment to gain practical experience during your university Summer and Winter semester breaks. A Vac placement with us gives you the opportunity to experience firsthand who we are and what we do.

At RSM, we believe you are the best placed person to know where your accounting career should start. We offer motivated and enthusiastic students the opportunity to experience Assurance & Advisory, Business Advisory, Risk Advisory, Corporate Finance, Tax Services, Digital Services, Financial Services and Restructuring & Recovery.

As a valued member of our team you will experience support from your peers, work on a diverse range of tasks, and have access to senior leaders who will guide and mentor you along the way! Typically Vacation placements are offered in the Melbourne, Perth, Regional WA, Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane offices.

WA applications open each March – Summer/Winter Vacation Program
VIC/NSW/QLD applications open each July – Summer Vacation Program

Undergraduate Program

Our Undergraduate Program offers you paid full-time or part-time employment to gain practical experience while completing your degree at University. This program could put you ahead of the rest and give you a head start with on-the-job training, helping you to hit the ground running in the early stages of your career. A great opportunity to further develop your skills and gain relevant industry experience!

For any available opportunities, please visit our website www.rsm.com.au/careers or see them here on GradConnection!

Social Responsibility

Beyond RSM is our national corporate social responsibility program which builds upon local office activities to enhance our overall social impact.

Our Beyond RSM framework is comprised of four distinct phases which includes recognising the great work already done by the firm, aligning relevant practices to ensure they support our CSR vision, exploring how we can share our success with the wider CSR community, and providing our people with the opportunity to give back.

Workplace Giving Program

Workplace Giving allows you to contribute a portion of your pre-tax salary as a charitable donation to one of our shortlisted charity partners.  It's a tax-effective, convenient way to donate, reducing the burden on charities to undertake costly fund-raising activities. A easy way to make a BIG difference.

Community Initiatives

Nationally, RSM contributes to several CSR initiatives including supporting charities, actively participating in community events, and providing pro bono services.

We also run a program called Camp Coin - Bringing financial smarts to classrooms and home.

Financial skills are important at virtually every stage of life. In an increasingly digital age where the use of cash and coin is also on the decline, the importance of having conversations about the history and value of money has never been more important!

The program targets primary school children and delivered by our accountants and financial advisers and is intended as both a community outreach and brand awareness initiative.

Pro Bono

We strongly believe in supporting those that work for the public good in our community, who are reliant upon funds and donations. We do this by providing business services on a without charge or reduced fee basis.

Perks & Benefits

RSM

To view some further benefits we offer our Graduates click here!

When do we hire?

Our most recent hiring trends

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Search

Enter an employer or university you want to find in our search bar.