OPENS 15th Jul 2019

EY Career Compass Programme 2019





Professional Services


Auckland / Wellington / Christchurch / Otago


1 month ago

Applications Open

15th July 2019 9:00am

Applications Close

16th August 2019 12:00pm

Do you know what it takes to build a better working world?

Share in our purpose and see the world through the lens of better. Better defines the way we work and starts with asking questions like, what’s next? You see, the biggest breakthroughs in the world happen by asking these two small but powerful words. And that’s what we’re all about at EY.

One decision, a lifetime of opportunity

Discover a new direction. Take the plunge. Whoever you want to become, our Career Compass Programme will show you how.

Learn more about yourself, develop interpersonal skills and understand how to make smart career decisions. The EY Career Compass Programme will give you the direction you’re looking for.

Through the structured learning sessions and workshops included in this unique programme you'll understand more about us and gain the skills that will help you grow from student to professional. You'll be equipped to make informed choices about electives and majors for the rest of your degree, regardless of whether you are undertaking an accounting degree or studying another field.

Introduced to the EY culture, you'll be invited to network with peers and experienced professionals and share your ideas and aspirations for the future.

Apply for our Career Compass Programme and kick-start your career.

We're looking for…

Students from a range of disciplines including accounting, commerce, law, engineering, science, Information Technology / Information Systems, actuarial studies, economics and human resources who are:

  • keen to kick-start their career before graduation and learn as much as they can about professional services
  • have a range of interests outside study and are focused on achieving personal and professional goals


To apply for our Career Compass Programme, you are required to be:

  • In the first or second year of your degree
  • An Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident
  • Available to attend the programme for the full day on:
    • Auckland: Friday 6 September
    • Christchurch: Tuesday 10 September
    • Otago: Thursday 12 September
    • Wellington: Monday 9 September

Applications close on 16 August at 12 noon. So log on and apply at

Please only submit one application for your preferred location.

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by Ernst & Young or by their external third party provider.

Please note: This information is not to be re-distributed without permission from EY and NxtStep (AttractHQ Ltd).

Minimum Qualification Required

  • Working towards a Bachelors degree or higher

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