Melbourne Graduate Program

Who is the Melbourne Graduate Program applicable for?

The Melbourne Graduate Program is for students in their final year of study or who have completed their university studies within the last two years, who are ready to commence their professional career. 

To be eligible, applicants must be an Australian citizen or hold permanent residence. 

What will you experience in the Melbourne Graduate Program?

The Pitcher Partners’ Melbourne Graduate Program allows you to experience the diverse range of career pathways in a full-service professional services firm, including accounting, auditadvisory and consulting services. 

Gain access to a wide variety of clients; from well-known international brands and family run businesses, to government and not-for-profit organisations. 

Pitcher Partners’ Melbourne Graduate Program includes: 

  • Full-time role in a permanent position 

  • A dedicated buddy to guide you through the program 

  • A two-day on-site induction program, where you learn about the firm culture and processes, and meet your new colleagues and other graduates 

  • The National Graduate Induction Program – an immersive learning experienced designed tintroduce you to the values of the network and help you build authentic relationships with Pitcher Partners grads across the country 

  • Technical training, to familiarise you with the processes and software you will use in your work 

  • Personal and professional development workshops covering communication and presentation skills, personal branding, resilience, leadership, planning and prioritising, and career development 

  • Both internal and external professional networking opportunities designed to broaden your contact base and develop your interpersonal skills 

Which practice areas are recruiting 2021 graduates in the Melbourne Graduate Program?

Find out more below about Pitcher Partners Melbourne’s key practice areas in which there are opportunities to gain practical experience in a professional services environment. 

When is our Melbourne Graduate Program?

The Melbourne Graduate Program commences in March 2021. Graduates work full time in a permanent position. 

When do applications for the Melbourne Graduate Program open?

Applications for our 2021 Melbourne Graduate Program are open from 24 February 2020 and have now closed

The recruitment process will consist of:

Stage 1: Online application submission 

The online application covers your work experience, leadership and team experience, extra-curricular activities, academic results, eligibility to work and more. 

Stage 2: Online assessment 

This is a timed interactive online assessment designed to determine your fit with Pitcher Partners, while providing a snapshot of the firm. The assessment encompasses a variety of multiple-choice and free-text responses. No audio is required. 

Stage 3: Phone interview 

Undertake a phone interview with an early-careers representative to discuss your application in further detail. 

Stage 4: Assessment Centre 

The Assessment Centre provides further insight into life at Pitcher Partners through a short interactive information session, group activity and individual interview. Enjoy an opportunity to network and meet members of the Pitcher Partners family. 

Stage 5: Individual interview 

During this step, you will undertake a behavioural-based interview with representatives of the practice group you have progressed with. 

Stage 6: Offer 

Applications take time to process and a representative of the recruitment team will be in touch with you in due course. Regardless of whether you’re successful, you will be provided with feedback regarding your application.

An equal opportunity employer 

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.  

As part of our commitment to creating a culture of inclusion and diversity, we are happy to make reasonable adjustments throughout our recruitment process. 

During the online application process, you will be asked whether you require any adjustments. For further information or if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact our early careers representatives at 


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