Your career choices

Your career choices

Career choices at KPMG are vast, and here you can learn more about our different sectors, locations and how to get in touch.

Learn more about the career choices available at KPMG.

With more than 30 practice areas and thousands of clients, your career options at KPMG are truly unlimited. Learn more about different types of work we do.

With such a wide variety of interesting clients tackling unique business problems, no day at KPMG is going to be the same. Here you can look forward to a variety of work that will continually challenge and stimulate you.

Not sure what parts of our business you're interested in? Or where you might fit? That’s OK. As a graduate, you’ll have plenty of time to explore your many options. If you’re passionate, curious, innovative and committed, you’ll do well. Regardless of your degree, your experience, or the disciplines you've studied, you can start here and literally go anywhere.

We provide an extensive variety of services across many diverse industries. Take a quick look below to see some of the varied areas in which you can potentially work:

Actuarial Advisory Services

We advise clients in life, health and general insurance, as well as finance, modelling and statistics. We work across a range of industries and in the public and private sectors using mathematical, statistical, economic and financial methods to help solve challenges. Find out more about Actuarial Advisory Services.

Analytics, Information & Modelling

We help organisations across numerous industries leverage big data to produce better business outcomes. Insights from data can help businesses plan, grow revenue, enhance operational capabilities and manage enterprise risks and compliance mandates. Learn more about KPMG’s Analytics, Information & Modelling services.

Audit & Assurance

Our auditors understand the dynamics of business, global developments and how business decisions and risks affect financial results. They exhibit strong independence of mind and an absolute commitment to professional integrity. Learn more about KPMG’s Audit practice.

Business Transformation

We help clients safely and adeptly navigate the challenges of their organisation's transformation journey. We help them steer change, re-shape company structure and avoid pitfalls. We support leaders and workers to operate effectively in the future organisation. Find out more about our Business Transformation group.

Contract Compliance Advisory

We help clients analyse contracts and compliance involving customers, vendors, licensees, resellers, distributors and advertising. We draw on our deep legislative and industry insights to help them receive entitlements from intellectual property and other commercial arrangements. Find out more about Contract Compliance Advisory.

Climate Change & Sustainability

We work with clients to respond to sustainability, climate change and water issues in order to manage risk, create value and achieve a competitive advantage. Skills involved include risk analysis, environmental science, social studies, compliance, finance, tax, accounting and auditing. Find out more about Climate Change & Sustainability.

Customer & Operations

Our team drives business change, helping our clients with business performance improvement, procurement advisory, supply chain optimisation innovation and engineering. We help a wide range of clients from different industries. Find out more about Operational Improvement Services.

Defence & National Security

Our Defence Centre of Excellence addresses the business challenges within the complex defence and national security environment. We work with defence organisations of our close allies and major defence companies worldwide, offering support in financial management, technology, strategy and reform. Read more about Defence and National Security.

Deal Advisory

Our team helps our clients understand processes, avoid pitfalls and seize opportunities of deals. We offer a range of tax services to corporate and private equity investors to help with local and cross-border transactions. Students wishing to apply for Corporate Finance, Restructuring or Infrastructure Projects Groups in Sydney and Melbourne will need to apply to the Deal Advisory Rotation Program.

Corporate Finance

Our team advises private and public companies and governments on transactions. We assist with business mergers, acquisitions and disposals, capital raisings, financing, transactions with government, real estate and valuations.

Infrastructure & Projects

We advise government and corporate clients on a range of matters including project finance, public private partnerships and real estate advisory. We help with acquisitions and divestments, financial structuring and arranging, tax, portfolio assessments, transactions, tenders, privatisations and more. Find out more about our Transport & Infrastructure team

Transaction Services

The Transactions Services practice helps clients plan, manage and execute major deals. Our professionals work closely with boards, key executives, bankers and senior advisers. Clients include many of Australia’s (and the world’s) leading enterprises. Learn more about Transaction Services.

Restructuring Services

We help organisations in stressed situations to stabilise their business. We identify and evaluate the key financial and operational drivers for business performance, and assist with strategic reviews, restructuring, performance improvement, lender assistance and shareholder management. Learn more about Restructuring Services.

Financial Management

Our Financial Management team works with CFOs and senior finance leaders from a range of corporate, private sector, federal and state government organisations. We help our clients make their finance functions more efficient, effective and aligned to their overarching business strategy. Find out more about our Financial Management services.

Financial Risk Management

Our team works to identify and manage financial risks and compliance obligations for our clients. We assess credit, market and operational risks, align financial risk management processes with business goals and help with compliance. Learn more about KPMG’s Financial Risk Management group.


In today’s complex and technology dependent business environment, organisations face an increasing incidence of litigation, disputation and threat of fraud and other illegal activity. We conduct in-depth investigations to uncover the facts for our clients. Learn more about KPMG’s Forensic practice.

Health, Ageing & Human Services

KPMG professionals work with governments and not-for-profits, helping them improve the value and quality of health, ageing and human services. Areas include mental health, children’s and family services, youth services and justice, disability and community services, employment and indigenous affairs. Find out more about our Health & Human Services and Ageing sectors and our Policy, Programs & Evaluation services.

Internal Audit, Risk & Control Services

We help our clients identify risks to the achievement of strategic objectives, good corporate governance and business goals. We help with compliance, value adding processes, and to measure and communicate business performance. Learn more about KPMG’s Internal Audit, Risk & Control Services.

KPMG Banarra

Companies can no longer ignore human rights in their strategies and practices, with investors, shareholders and the public putting them under scrutiny. We help them identify the human, social and environmental impacts of their activities, and strategise how to instil positive change. Learn about our Banarra services.


KPMG Law provides both commercial law and tax controversy services to help clients identify and manage the legal risks in their businesses and commercial transactions.

The commercial law team provides clients with commercially focused advice on a broad range of issues regarding their businesses including acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, capital raisings, strategic structuring, Australian Securities Exchange Listing Rules and Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) compliance, foreign investment approvals and employment law issues arising at all points of the employment life cycle.

The tax controversy team helps clients prepare for and manage investigations by revenue authorities into their tax affairs and represents clients in litigation against revenue authorities.

KPMG Hands-on Systems

We help business find the right technology solutions for transformation and growth, and to manage the challenges and opportunities inherent in technology. We help clients integrate their business systems using Microsoft Dynamics. Learn more about Hands-on Systems.

People & Change

We help convert the potential of an organisations' people into financial performance and market value, and navigate transformational change. We help implement business change initiatives, develop talent, align organisational design with business strategies and transform HR functionality. Find out more about our People & Change services.

Performance & Reward

Our Performance & Reward team help our clients attract, motivate and retain their key employees. This includes providing advice across all areas of performance and reward and answering questions like how much should the CEO get paid? Or what kind of bonus structure is right to support a company’s new strategy? You will learn key concepts of performance and reward frameworks and how to benchmark remuneration of clients against the market by finding appropriate comparators and analysing data. The best part of the role is the varied nature of the work and the opportunity to be involved in interesting projects from day one. Additionally, you will be provided with exposure to a broad range of clients and you will get to meet top executives, HR professionals and board members. Find out more about our Performance & Reward services.

Policy, Programs & Evaluation

KPMG works with public sector clients and organisations that deliver services on behalf of government, providing strategy, policy and economic advice. We help our clients to solve complex, strategic problems and support public sector reform and transformations. Find out more about our Policy, Programs & Evaluation services.


We support dynamic private market clients across Australia with growth through the full business lifecycle, making a difference through close working relationships. Our clients include high net worth individuals, private companies and family businesses. Learn more about Private Enterprise.

Enterprise Audit

We are a specialised team offering a variety of audit and assurance services to our middle market clients. These include public and private companies, overseas subsidiaries, not-for-profit organisations and public interest entities. Our clients operate in a vast array of industries.

Shared Services & Outsourcing Advisory

We help clients make informed decisions about sourcing activities with external suppliers. We assist with all parts of the sourcing lifecycle, including strategy, design, and implementation, both locally and internationally. Find out more about Shared Services and Outsourcing Advisory.

Social Media Risk Management

Social media forms a central role in marketing strategies, so insights into best practice, analytics and risk management are vital. We offer corporate and government clients analytics, auditing and advisory services to help mitigate potential reputational, compliance and operational risks. Find out more about our Social Media Risk Management practice.

Solution 49x

Solution 49x is about changing the qualitative use of information generated from data, adding to it, curating it and exploiting it effectively. Working in KPMG Solution 49 you will deliver a suite of services for our clients covering Digital & Analytics Strategy, Design and Assessment, Data Centric Business Modelling, Design and Implementation, Data Centric Sales, Service and product optimisation and digital analytics Infrastructure design and implementation. We look for graduates with a degree in engineering, mathematics, business information systems/business systems, commerce or psychology. Other qualifications will be also considered.


We assist superannuation fund managers and trustees to meet their administration and compliance obligations, raise governance standards and attain strategic objectives. We help with planning, business process improvement and risk management strategies.


We advise clients from all industries and business sizes on a wide range of tax matters, including corporate and international tax, indirect tax, employment taxes and international executive services, global transfer pricing, research and development incentives and superannuation. Learn more about our Tax practice.


Information technology is transforming the way companies, governments and other organisations do business. We help clients protect information assets, minimise project implementation risks, deliver value from business systems and monitor technology risks. Find out more about our Technology group.

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