Business and Commerce

Human Resources




07 Mar 2023

2022/23 EY Pasifika Intern Programme

2022/23 EY Pasifika Intern Programme


Could the skills you learn here unlock doors anywhere?

Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale and diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programmes, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to make an impact, both in New Zealand and on a global scale. – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who  are driven to make a difference. The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build. 


The opportunities: your next adventure awaits

You want an internship that’s more than a line on your CV. You want an experience, a challenge and a launchpad for lifelong relationships and career growth. You can find that here.


Throughout the programme, you’ll hit the ground running with dedicated on-the-job training, coaching and technology onboarding. You’ll work alongside EY professionals, including other Māori and Pasifika, on real clients – right now. You’ll get the opportunity to be immersed in EY culture, network with EY people, and experience the transformative work done for EY clients. Plus, the best bit is, if you impress us, we’ll offer you a permanent position after you graduate. To learn more about our business, visit


We’re looking for students who can bring Pasifika perspectives to the forefront. We’re currently looking for students with a range of degrees for the following EY service lines.


You can find out more about our service lines and teams by visiting our careers pages:



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

  • In the penultimate year of your degree
  • A New Zealand or Australian citizen or a New Zealand permanent resident. If you’re an international student, visit to view our International Student criteria to determine eligibility before applying.


We ask that you only submit one application for your preferred location and business area.


What’s in it for you

  • Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients, and society – building a better working world, together. Opportunities to share your unique Pasifka perspectives reflected in your identity and experiences
  • Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programmes.
  • Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds — both professionally and culturally.
  • Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development.
  • A diverse and inclusive culture. We’ll embrace you for who you are, and empower you to use your voice to help others find theirs.


What you can expect

  • All candidates need to submit an online application attaching their passport (or alternate ID), CV and academic transcript
  • All eligible candidates will be invited to complete an online assessment and will receive personalised feedback on the strengths displayed in the assessment. If you are successful, you will then be invited to complete an additional Job Simulation assessment.
  • Once we’ve reviewed your application and assessment results, you may be invited to a Recruitment Day 
  • Please note that it can take up to six weeks to hear from us as we have a rigorous recruitment process in place for our student programme roles.


We hold a collective commitment to foster an environment where all differences are valued and respected, practices are equitable, and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. To understand our recruitment process and next steps from here, visit


If you have any support or access requirements in order to submit your application, or for a confidential discussion, we encourage you to contact us via or  phone + 64 9 300 7044 (option 4). You will have the opportunity to notify us of other required adjustments as your application progresses.   

Apply Now!