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Vacation Program

The BDO (Nth Qld) Vacation program runs each year for four weeks between December and February.  This is a fantastic opportunity to gain paid work experience in one of North Queensland’s leading accounting firms.

Our Vacation program is open to students completing their second year of a Business/Commerce (Accounting) degree. Our Vacation students gain valuable practical experience, enhancing their skills and gaining exposure to a broad range of disciplines and services.

How does the recruitment process work?

  • Applications will open on the BDO website
  • Submit your application (cover letter, resume and academic transcript)
  • You will receive an email confirming receipt of your application
  • Your application will be reviewed by the People & Culture Team
  • Shortlisted applicants will receive an email inviting them to complete a one-way online video interview
  • Selected applicants will be invited to a face-to-face interview
  • The final shortlist will be required to complete online testing
  • Reference and background checking will be completed for the successful candidate(s)
  • Offers will be made.


We only consider applicants with the right to work in Australia on an ongoing basis.

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in an opportunity at BDO (Nth Qld). Applications for our 2019/2020 Vacation Program intake will open on Monday 18 February 2019, will close on Sunday 7 April 2019 and offers will be made on Tuesday 7 May 2019.  

More information

To stay informed and keep up to date with recruitment opportunities, events and more:

Bonnie Mueller - People & Culture Adviser
+61 7 4046 0000
Email: bonnie.mueller@bdo.com.au

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