We're Canterbury's distinguished rural and commercial specialist Accountants and Advisors, because of our clients, our people and our geographic reach. As a graduate accountant you will work alongside our friendly and experienced staff, becoming part of our team from day one. We are committed to helping you achieve your professional and personal goals. The people and culture at Leech & Partners make it a great place to work and learn. Our culture emphasises teamwork, providing opportunities, and recognising and rewarding performance.

We recognise the importance of building your networks early in your career and encourage our graduates to be involved in Young Professional Groups, and provide significant one-on-one engagement with Directors, clients and other professionals. Our size ensures you will have the resources you need to achieve your goals, you will never become just a number!


Graduates are supported in the completion of their post graduate qualification through payment of fees, study leave, mentoring and payment of professional membership fees. Other benefits graduates can expect from Leech & Partners;

  • Personal guidance from an experienced mentor
  • Direct contact with Directors & clients
  • Opportunity to build networks
  • Right balance between hard work and fun

If this is what you are looking for and you are in final year of study, Apply now! Applicants should submit the following information to Careers@leech.co.nz, referencing "Graduate Position" in the subject:

  • A cover letter addressed to Leech & Partners
  • Your CV
  • A certified copy of your academic transcript