BDO (Nth Qld) is one of the leading full service audit, tax and advisory firms in North Queensland, with a team of nine Partners and over 65 staff. Our office in the Cairns Corporate Tower, right in the heart of the CBD, encapsulates the culture we share, the values we uphold and the ideals we have as a firm. Our office has been designed to align with the national BDO brand as well as the collaborative environment that we foster and maintains a warm and approachable feel tailored towards our local Cairns market.

We are proud to be part of the large global BDO network made up of over 60,000 professionals. Our people identify career development, empowerment, flexibility, a collaborative and personal culture and being part of a growing global firm as the core attributes that define us as an employer. At BDO, we understand that being the leader in exceptional client service begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people.

We are proud of our strong people-orientated culture and underlying everything that we do are our people, results, relationships and reputation. We understand the importance of a commitment to quality and excellence and believe a strong culture is developed through striving to uphold our core values to: Demonstrate Integrity, Be Energetic, Lead & Learn, Be One Team, Innovate and Embrace Diversity.

What we look for in our Vacationers

Our Vacation Program is the talent pipeline to our Graduate Program. Immerse yourself in the BDO culture, and gain practical and valuable experience during your summer holidays. You will be an undergraduate in your second last year of a Business / Commerce (Accounting) degree and have the right to work in Australia on an ongoing basis. You will also possess the following qualities:

  • Commitment to providing exceptional client service at all times
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Solid academic achievement
  • Strong work ethic
  • Teamwork skills and problem solving abilities
  • High levels of attention to detail
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office applications
  • Previous work experience
  • Involvement in extracurricular activities
  • Motivation for continuous learning


How to Apply
Please click "Apply now" or for more information about student opportunities and careers at BDO (Nth Qld) please visit https://www.bdo.com.au/en-au/careers/students/cairns

Applications close at midnight on Monday 9 April 2018.

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