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Perpetual / Fordham

4.1
  • #13 in Banking & financial services
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2022 Fordham Graduate

Sydney or Melbourne
Be involved in our client's business journey from start to finish whilst being supported through your CA program!

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
4-6
Start Date
1 Feb 2022

Application dates

Applications Open
9 Mar 2021
Applications Close
26 Apr 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Graduation Results
65 - 74% WAM (Credit)
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Economics

Fordham is a specialist part of Perpetual Private, focusing on private businesses, established wealthy, NFP's and large corporate trusts. Fordham is one of the fastest-growing chartered accounting firms in Australia, helping our clients with specialist accounting advice which has earnt us the title of a trusted advisor. As Fordham is a specialist part of Perpetual, you will also have access to a widely recognised and well-respected financial services organization to ensure we take the best of Perpetual and Fordham to our clients.

As a Fordham Graduate Accountant, you will be exposed to a variety of work and involved in our client's business journey from start to finish. You will experience our business services environment and help to achieve meaningful results for our clients. Fordham will also support you through the Chartered Accountants Program with training, workshops, and study leave, plus we reward you on completion of the program with a $5,000 salary increase.

To be eligible for the Perpetual Program

  • Be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident at the time of submitting this application
  • Have completed your undergraduate or postgraduate degree within the last three years of the program start date (ie 2019, 2020, 2021 or February 2022)
  • Be available to commence in February 2022
  • Be willing to relocate to the location of the role you are applying to
  • Have a credit or above GPA
  • Be eligible or become eligible to undertake your CA if applying to the Fordham Accounting Business here are minor differences in duration between the program we run at Perpetual and Fordham.

Why should you join Fordham/Perpetual?

Perpetual is one of Australia's leading financial institutions because for over 130 years we have been putting our clients first and offering an environment where diversity of thought is encouraged. Through wars, recessions and financial crises, we have continually evolved to meet the challenges of constant social, technological and economic change. This makes Perpetual a great place to work/ Our culture is underpinned by our three core values: Excellence – delivering exceptional outcomes; Integrity – doing what's right; and Partnership – succeeding together. We will continue to earn the trust of our clients in everything we do by staying true to our core values and financial principles.

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
I feel grateful that I have been able to take my time to discover my interests and passions and to be working in a field that I really enjoy. Taking time out from study to travel and work really helped to shape my career pathway.

Jessamy Burton

  • Graduate stories
I feel grateful that I have been able to take my time to discover my interests and passions and to be working in a field that I really enjoy. Taking time out from study to travel and work really helped to shape my career pathway.

Jessamy Burton

  • Graduate stories
Get as much industry experience as you can; do internships, participate in case competitions and talk to any contacts in the industry you may have as this is so important in helping to decide on your future career path

Olivia Italiano

  • Graduate stories
Get as much industry experience as you can; do internships, participate in case competitions and talk to any contacts in the industry you may have as this is so important in helping to decide on your future career path

Olivia Italiano

  • Graduate stories
I feel grateful that I have been able to take my time to discover my interests and passions and to be working in a field that I really enjoy. Taking time out from study to travel and work really helped to shape my career pathway.

Jessamy Burton

  • Graduate stories
I feel grateful that I have been able to take my time to discover my interests and passions and to be working in a field that I really enjoy. Taking time out from study to travel and work really helped to shape my career pathway.

Jessamy Burton

  • Graduate stories
Get as much industry experience as you can; do internships, participate in case competitions and talk to any contacts in the industry you may have as this is so important in helping to decide on your future career path

Olivia Italiano

  • Graduate stories
Get as much industry experience as you can; do internships, participate in case competitions and talk to any contacts in the industry you may have as this is so important in helping to decide on your future career path

Olivia Italiano