Strategy Graduate Experience
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You’ll join a team of trusted advisors to some of the world’s largest and most important companies, governments and nonprofit organisations throughout the region. You’ll be part of the action from the moment you start your first project.
What will I be doing?
Being part of our team means working with people from a wide range of backgrounds, including global technology companies, government agencies, management consulting, the nonprofit sector and academia. You’ll also get to tap our wealth of experience directly advising CEOs and senior executives, prime ministers and premiers, entrepreneurs and technologists. As part of our Strategy team, you’ll build the skills and knowledge you’ll need to create real impact throughout your career.
Through our diverse, values-driven and friendly community, you’ll get support to develop your career, learn new skills and pursue work-life balance.
You will help public and private sector clients solve challenging business and policy problems, and understand critical economic, technological and social forces they face. Recently, our clients have asked us:
Do I qualify?
To qualify, you need to be in your final year in uni or have graduated in the past two years.
This program is open to applicants from all disciplines and backgrounds. Having a policy or economics background is a plus. You must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident.
Our application process will assess your:
The core of our work is data-driven strategy, and we work in multidisciplinary teams. To succeed, you need to have the potential to develop strong Strategy skills and/or have demonstrated ability in data science.
We look at your academic and leadership achievements, teamwork skills and interest in our work. We want to know why you want to join us and what you’re into. We’ll ask you to send your CV.
Once we’ve received your application, we’ll review your CV for eligibility and suitability for our graduate roles, then we’ll be in touch for the next steps.
This round involves two case study interviews to assess your analytical skills.
This step involves a group assessment based on a case study; we want to get a sense of how you work with other members of a team.
At this stage, you’ll have two case study interviews with senior members of our leadership group.
If all goes well, we will make you an offer and work with you to agree a start date. Congratulations and welcome to the Accenture family!
We’ll invest in your development from day one.
We run formal training in your first few weeks to help you get up-to-speed with the basics of Strategy and the analytical tools we use every day. You’ll receive intensive on-the-job training to support you as you develop in your new role.
We will match you with a recent graduate who can act as a sounding board and source of everyday advice as you find your way around Accenture. And you’ll also be allocated a Career Coach —one of our senior consultants—who will support you to reach your own development goals and advocate on your behalf within the company.
On top of this, you’ll also have access to Accenture’s world-leading training resources, both online and in-person.
We want to help you reach your own potential, and become a trusted advisor to some of Australia and the world’s most important and trusted companies, governments and organisations.
What are my chances of getting into Accenture?
Do I need a particular degree?
Will I get a chance to work on public sector projects?
I applied last year and was unsuccessful. Can I apply again?
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What if I have a special requirement and need help applying?
Do you sponsor international applicants?
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Will I be interviewed in-person or over Teams, Zoom or another kind of teleconference?
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Do I need to be in my final year of study to apply?
Our Strategy graduate experience at a glance:
3 -15 months
At Accenture, we strive to be an employer of choice, and our rewards and benefits are designed to reflect what’s important to our people. We understand that you want to be your best self both in and out of work, so we have designed a series of rewards and benefits around this.
Here’s a snapshot of what we offer:
Compensation and Recognition
Work life balance
Health and Well-being
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