At AustralianSuper, we all live by our values of Integrity, Excellent Outcomes, Generosity of Spirit and Energy.
As we grow we seek people that will challenge our thinking, deliver outstanding outcomes and most importantly, share in our purpose.
Running for eight weeks from January to February each year, our internship program offers an exciting opportunity to work with two of our asset class teams, on two real-life investment projects, and get the opportunity to present your views and findings to the team.
Be part of an internship with a difference
Applying for our Internship program
Applications open: 25 May 2021
Applications close: 24 July 2021
You can apply for our Internship Program easily online by uploading your resume, cover letter and academic transcript. Depending on how your application progresses, you may then be asked to complete further steps as detailed below:
'I applied for the AustralianSuper internship
program because I wanted to gain experience in an
investment environment that aligned to my values.
The fact investing is done to benefit Australians was
unique, and given the growth of AustralianSuper
and highly recognised investment team meant I
could learn from the best.'
'I’ve had the opportunity work on listed and unlisted
equity investments across the technology, natural
healthcare, and infrastructure sectors.
At the most junior levels, analysts are
given the opportunity to perform analysis and make
recommendations that contribute to some of the
most impactful investment decisions across public
and private markets. The program combines
unmatched early responsibility and an excellent
'I was attracted to the internship at AustralianSuper
because it promised the opportunity to work
on principal investing across a broad range of
sectors and strategies, with market-leading
For the eighth consecutive year, AustralianSuper has been awarded the WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality citation. We're delighted to receive this recognition of our commitment to gender equality.
We were recently named Number 7 in the Top 2020 Intern Programs by Australian Association of
Graduated? Join our investment team
If you're successful throughout our internship program, we may offer you a place in a two-year, rotation-based program for graduates with our world-class Investment Department.
As a graduate, you’ll spend time with different asset class teams (including equities, infrastructure, fixed income assets and property) while undertaking a personalised development program with the
support of a graduate manager and mentor.
After that time you will continue your AustralianSuper journey as an Analyst within one of the Investment teams.
Hear what our Graduates have to say
'I am in first year in the graduate program and
currently in the Asset Allocation and Research team,
working mainly in macro research.
My every day involves analysing key economic data,
researching and writing up analysis on particular
topics and delivering insights that inform decision
'In such a dynamic and fast pace environment I have
been given a lot of
responsibility and gaining a lot of confidence as I
learn every day.
My experience so far has shown using economics to
drive investment decisions is
something I would love to continue. I am looking
forward to gaining experience
in a different part of the investment team next year.'
'During my rotation I have had the chance to be apart of lots of different projects such as:
Running the currency hedging program in fixed income.
Working on a five month long run portfolio
project, which considered how AustralianSuper
are going to allocate funds between portfolios over the next 5-10 years.
Being a part of the team bidding on a $1 billion
domestic infrastructure asset.'
Take the opportunity
We're setting new standards for super, and we're looking for great people to help us.