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Expression of interest | 2022/2023 Summer Vacation Program

A role at Pitcher Partners is more than a job. It’s a calling; an opportunity to grow; flexibility to enjoy your personal commitments; and recognition in a supportive community.

Pitcher Partners aspires to be the leading accounting, audit and advisory firm to middle market businesses. Our people are what makes us successful, so we provide an environment that enables you to perform at your best. Here, you’ll be encouraged to carve out a career path that suits your interests and expertise, and be rewarded for your contribution to shared successes.

Your new career

Our Melbourne Summer Vacation Program is designed for students in their penultimate year of university, who want to experience life at Pitcher Partners and understand what it is like to work in a professional service environment.

As a vacationer you will be supported by a dedicated buddy and manager and complemented by close interactions with partners and senior staff.

Opportunities across all our Practice Groups are available. Take the time to look through our website to find out which one best suits you.

Why we’re the right fit for you

Healthy, happy and engaged people work better and smarter. Our environment offers flexibility to suit your individual needs and we encourage you to develop and maintain a balanced lifestyle.

Our program provides students with a variety of experiences including the opportunity to gain real life work experience, professional and technical development, networking events and exposure to the amazing Pitcher Partners culture. Through regular interaction with our partners and senior managers and a strong support network including an allocated buddy, this program allows you to promote yourself.

As a Summer Vacationer at Pitcher Partners you will benefit from

  • Hands on client work with opportunities to attend client sites
  • Professional development sessions
  • Volunteering & social networking opportunities
  • Dedicated support network & mentor

Pitcher Partners has a reputation for achieving great things for our clients and a culture of care for our people. Our firm is the kind of place where you make lifelong friendships and this sense of belonging resonates throughout our offices and provides a strong point of difference from our competitors.

Our people are inspired by diversity. If you embrace different ideas, welcome creativity, and are open to new ways of seeing business problems, you will discover a welcoming team who supports your career progression.

The program runs between November 2022 to February 2023. Vacationers will work full time over a 4–8-week period during the summer university break, the firm will close during the end of year period with vacationers having time off. 

What you bring

You will bring a can-do attitude, a willingness to put your hand up, have a go, and step outside your comfort zone. With a track record of working in teams and an interest in self-development, you’re looking to improve yourself.

  • You are currently studying towards a bachelor’s degree in business, commerce, law or similar
  • You are in your penultimate year at university and have strong academic results
  • Australian or New Zealand citizen; or hold Australian Permanent Residency at the time of your application.
  • Available to work throughout end-November 2022 to February 2023.

How do I apply?

You can express your interest today, with applications opening in August.

The recruitment process will consist of an online application, online assessment, phone interview, virtual assessment centre and individual interview. You can find more details on our careers page.

We are happy to make reasonable adjustments throughout our recruitment process.

For further information or if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact our early careers team at [email protected]

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