In McGrathNicol's Canberra office, we help our Commonwealth Government clients and both listed and private companies, including some of Australia's leading and best known organisations to perform better. Our involvement can vary from providing strategic advice on governance arrangements, through to actively managing distressed companies, assisting businesses in analysing their financial performance, investigating fraudulent behaviour, providing advice on internal assurance frameworks and undertaking internal audit engagements for Government organisations.

As a Vacationer in Canberra, you will gain broad exposure to all of our services and assist in providing Advisory services for a diverse range of Commonwealth Government clients, ranging from peak funding bodies across various Australian Government portfolios to some of Australia's largest Government departments. Some of our key Government clients include the Department of Industry, the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, the National Health and Medical Research Council, the Department of Health and Ageing, Department of Human Services, and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

We are currently accepting applications for our 2018 / 2019 Summer Vacation Program and are seeking students with:

  • strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • excellent analytical and problem solving capability; and
  • the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

To be eligible for our Summer Vacation Program you must be:

  • an Australian Citizen at the time of your application;
  • in your penultimate year of a commerce or related degree with a major in accounting, economics or finance; and
  • available to commence work for a 4-week period in either November 2018 or January 2019.

High performing Vacationers may be offered a full-time Graduate position with us.

Interested? To submit your application, please click 'Apply'. If you would like further information, please contact the HR team via