Undergraduate High School Leaver

    Undergraduates - Commence University in 2025 

    About Our Program

    Our Undergraduate Tax & Accounting positions are now closed but please register your interest for when the next application process opens. We welcome applications from to applicants who are willing to reside in Townsville for their university study. Options to move between our office locations may be available after a period.

    What to Expect as an Undergraduate

    You will work alongside experienced and passionate experts, assisting families and prominent businesses in regional Queensland. During your undergraduate program you'll receive income, support and work experience while completing your degree, including:

    • Permanent, full-time work status - receive a full-time salary while studying part-time.
    • A paid day each week for lecture attendance/study during lecture periods.
    • Paid time (3 days per subject) for each exam
    • Subject allowance paid each Trimester
    • Transition support/training on entering the workforce (for some this may be your first job)
    • A dedicated buddy and coaches to help with a smooth transition into PVW Partners life and to provide ongoing support/coaching feedback
    • An individualised development plan (technical and soft skills) based on a structured development framework to aid your career progression
    • Building your fundamental skills in accounting and taxation with exposure to a variety of client-related work tasks across a variety of client types.
    • Modern, city office location with great facilities
    • Many and varied team social events including monthly in-house trivia afternoons/family lunches each month, End of Financial Year Party, Christmas Party, FISH! Day etc.
    What to Expect After Graduation
    • Once graduated, assistance to complete post graduate CAANZ qualification (paid time off for exams and subject costs paid).
    • Continued support and development to build your skills in accounting, tax and advisory.
    • Opportunity to progress within the firm is limitless.
    • Challenging and interesting work for our sophisticated and diverse client base.
    • Before submitting your application, please read the checklist below to ensure that you are eligible:

      • You must be an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident or have full-time working rights within Australia at the start date of your employment (you will be required to show proof of visa).
      • You must be due to complete Year 12 of High School in 2024.
      • You must reside in Townsville for the duration of your university study.
      • You must be intending to apply to university approved as an Accredited Tertiary Course by CAANZ (any offer of employment will be conditional on your acceptance into such course).
      • You must be willing to work full time whilst studying on a part time basis from your second year of employment onwards.

    Selection Process


    Complete our online application below and have your updated CV ready to attach.

    After completing the application, you’ll be emailed confirmation details on your submission within 2 business days. If you do not receive this, please email fiona.mcgill@pvwpartners.com


    Once you’ve submitted your application online and assuming you’ve met our eligibility criteria, you’ll be invited to complete a Tailored Reasoning Questionnaire.

    There is no preparation to undertake in readiness for the questionnaire.  The results will simply provide us a measure of your practical work-based problem-solving skills and be used as one of many selection criteria for the role.

    The online assessments will take you 30-40 minutes to complete. Please do action this promptly so we can progress your application to the next stage.


    If you are shortlisted for a position, the final stage of our recruitment process involves an invitation to attend a face-to-face interview in our Townsville office at 52 Walker Street, Townsville.

    Your interview will be behavioural-based and will take approximately 30 minutes. This interview will allow us to find out more about you and we’ll ask you questions about your life, your extra-curricular activities and your motivation for wanting a position with PVW Partners. This is also an opportunity for you to ask us about what it’s like to work at PVW Partners.

    4.) OUR OFFER

    If you’re successful at the final stage of our process, you’ll be contacted by PVW Partners, and a written offer of employment will be forwarded to you.

    For frequently asked questions about the application process please visit


    To complete application, please fill out the below:

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    Undergraduate - Commencing Uni in 2024
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    Graduate - Recently Graduated or Due to Graduate Shortly
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    High School Students (Please provide a copy of your Year 11 & 12 report card)

    University Students (Please provide a copy of your latest Academic Transcript to date)

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    About You

    What has influenced you to pursue a career in Accounting?

    Why are you interested in working for PVW Partners?

    What qualities do you believe you can bring to the PVW Partners family?

    Describe an achievement of which you are especially proud. What is it about this achievement that makes it special to you?

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