Accounting Internship Placement
This organisation is a leading fund administrator for fund managers, superannuation trustees and listed companies in Australia.
This is for an accounting graduate looking to join a corporate environment in which to develop both their technical and communication skills. The preferred student will have a high level of attention to detail, ability to work well within a large team and be proactive with time management and prioritising tasks. Previous experience will not be necessary but what’s needed is a good attitude with a strong desire to learn.
In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program, with the Financial Accountant as your mentor you will receive training and opportunities to practice a number of different functions including the preparation of invoices, assisting in weekly bank reconciliations/balance sheets and tracking processes through the financial accounting system. Throughout the Work Integrated Learning placement other ad hoc projects will be open to you so you gain exposure to other teams and can broaden your understanding of how businesses function.
Web Development and Graphic Design Internship Placement
A design agency which takes clients’ ideas and turn them into creative communications that connect. They take a creative problem solving approach which involves listening, imagination and measurement.
This is for a final year student or recent IT graduate who has strong interest in web development and graphic design. A positive attitude and clear communication skills are must-haves for this role, while experience using WordPress would be a strong advantage.
In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will learn alongside the delivery team and gain exposure to real clients. You will spend time with each division of the business to understand the processes in full circle. As well as strengthening your technical skills in web development and graphic design, you will also build up your soft skills through attending internal and external meetings as well as being involved in the day-to-day running of the business. Additionally, your mentor has over 20 years’ of experience in the marketing and web development industry and will be a wealth of knowledge to especially any industry based questions you have.
IT Networking Internship Placement
One of Australia’s best integrations and full-service providers of personal computers, networking solutions and associated services. While based in Melbourne, this company offers customised solutions and support throughout Australia.
This is for an IT final year student or graduate who specialises in networking and has keen interest in infrastructure. You have knowledge in VMWare, basic problem solving skills, strong understanding of ITIL methodologies and ideally are Microsoft Certified (MCSE).
In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will learn through projects involving installation, configuration and the set up of computer hardware and software to be deployed in a network computing environment. This will be within the infrastructure team who will mentor you in the technical and soft skills needed to succeed as a networker.
IT Internship Placement
A company which has created a platform that provides outcomes for workforce safety, security, enablement and operational enhancement through smarter IT infrastructure.
This is for a recent IT graduate who is keen to begin their career in the data analysis field while learning within one of Australia’s most innovative IT companies. You have knowledge in Java, CSS and HTML, are a problem solver and pay high attention to detail.
In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will be learning a lot from a team of enthusiastic and experienced developers, researchers and analysers. Your existing knowledge of social media, website building (Java, CSS, HTML) for android and Apple will be put into practice, and you will also learn to use the languages/programs in further detail whilst shadowing team members. Your use of these packages will assist with the analysis support and visualisation of systems of equations. You will see an improvement to your communication skills as you liaise with and present your findings to the product team and management. Your problem solving skills will be tested as you identify issues and potential solutions. Also, your attention to detail will be vital in producing a high-level survey of the data and techniques that you would have learnt throughout the internship.
Accounts Internship Placement
A busy local government council within Melbourne.
This is for an accounting/finance graduate who is looking to gain experience and exposure to a broad range of accounting tasks. You have a strong will to learn and are able to pick up on accounting concepts quickly.
In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will learn accounts payable functions including invoice processing, payment proposals and reconciliations. You will also learn about banking and investments plus accounts receivables tasks such as invoice raising. Later in the 12 week internship you will be exposed to an overview of the purchasing and assets process plus be exposed to finance tasks such as general ledger, taxation and financial statements. As you will be liaising with multiple teams you will see a sharp improvement in your communication skills whilst also improving your time management skills as you aim for deadlines, all under mentorship of the accounting/finance team.
IT Support Officer Internship Placement
A not for profit organisation that aims to build cultural harmony, wellbeing and inclusion within the community through promoting intercultural understanding and social cohesion.
This is for an IT graduate with an understanding of computer operating systems and servers. An ability investigate issues and identify solutions is key to being successful in this internship.
In addition to the specified learning outcomes of this program you will learn the IT support functions of the organisation. You will be mentored by the IT Manager and communicate with clients and staff members to determine the root causes of IT issues. You will be involved in investigating and solving computer software and hardware faults whilst repairing and replacing damaged equipment. You will utilise your knowledge of operating systems and servers to diagnose issues and find speedy resolutions whilst maintain an accurate record of faults.