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Consulting Internships in Australia

International consulting internships in Australia offer a chance for young professionals to get to know Australian business culture, and to soak up all that Melbourne has to offer.

As a global hub for business, finance and entrepreneurship, the city of Melbourne has a lot on offer. Whether you’re exploring Australia’s world-class beaches or networking with professionals from your industry, interning in Melbourne is a truly unbeatable experience.

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Our alumni have interned at 3,000+ organizations including:

Responsibilities at consulting internships in Australia may include:

  • Conducting research and data analysis

  • Performing audits to find improvements with specific processes in place

  • Researching incubator programs to support and help the company grow

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Typical roles for Australia consulting internships

Here are a few examples of roles that our consulting interns in Melbourne have taken on before:

  • IT Consultant

    An expert in information technology and computer systems who advises businesses on how to use IT to benefit them. Interns will have the opportunity to learn and work on business process management, change management, and cloud computing, among others.

  • Financial Consultant

    Businesses need to stay in the best financial health possible, to ensure their longevity in the market. Interns will have the opportunity to audit company finances, identify the best ways to support existing structures for maximum efficiency, as well as assist in developing long-term financial solutions.

  • Risk and Compliance

    Ensuring that a business adheres to all laws, regulations, and guidelines on best practices is important. Interns may have the opportunity to assist in analyzing policies and procedures, and how the business complies with them.

  • Human Resources

    An HR consultant helps the company develop and implement its people strategy. Interns may have the opportunity to help organizations identify their goals and objectives, helping them to achieve them through their recruitment and retention processes Interns may also assist with employee relations, employee satisfaction, and talent development, among others.

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The consulting industry

Teamwork is extremely valued in this industry, however, so is autonomy and the ability to make decisions. Having great communication skills is a must in an environment that is typically fast-paced. Interns are required to have confidence in their abilities, high attention to detail, and a keen interest in data, and use that to support suggestions and solutions. Consulting offers a vast scope of work and is full of opportunities within several industries.

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Learn more about our consulting internships in Australia

Whether you’d like to specialize in the educational, political, or business consulting segments, internships in consulting in Australia will provide you with the insight you need to make your way forward to a successful career. As the number of startups in the world continues to rise, there are opportunities for specialists to step up and make their mark, helping companies grow. Get ready to network with the best consultants in the world, as all of our interns are placed with top-tier organizations. Learn more about our Australia internship program here. 


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