Employer events trimester 1

If you are a recent graduate, a final year student or a penultimate student ready to explore your career options, stay up to date with employers visiting campus this trimester.  Even first year students can benefit from attending these events, as it’s never too early to start thinking about where you want your degree to take you. Employer visits are an excellent outlet for actively practicing networking and self promotion, as well as a direct opportunity to meet face to face with the graduate recruitment team at your dream organization.


Walsh Accountants|Gold Coast campus G39_1.16| 06/03/2018| 11:00AM – 12:30PM

Walsh Accountants are offering an important informational session regarding tax. This event will cater to students who are interested in pursuing various types of self employment arrangements, including starting your own business or health practice, becoming a creative artist or subcontracting your services.   Walsh Accountants have noticed a severe knowledge gap with graduates who are self employed regarding how to structure their taxes correctly. Due to this knowledge gap, Walsh Accountants have recently assisted many young people who have fallen into tax debt.  By attending this event, you can properly educate yourself how to structure your taxes correctly if you are planning on working in a non traditional salary/wages working arrangement.


GWI Employer Event| Nathan campus N76 1.02| 08/03/2018| 10:00AM – 12:00PM

GWI is a national team of specialists who empower clients to solve real business problems and create value through their information and data assets. Information and data sit at the core of everything they do. GWI regularly employs graduates to assist in the delivery of engagements with a view to grow and develop management consulting skills and lay the foundation for a successful career. GWI will be coming to talk to students about their graduate opportunities.  They are primarily targeting final year students the following disciplines:

  • Information Communication Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Business (Data Analysis)
  • Business (Government Relations)


Harvey Norman Employer Event| Nathan campus N16_0.03| 9/03/2018| 11:30AM – 1:00PM

​The Harvey Norman Graduate Program opportunity is a comprehensive 12 month journey that will significantly expand and develop your skill set. Come along to Harvey Norman’s Employer Event to learn how YOU can be recruited and WHY you want to join.

Here are some of the daily activities the Harvey Norman Graduate Program will see you engaging in to develop your skill set.

Administration: Roll up your sleeves and get involved in the day-to-day back end administrative duties running a business.
Budgets, Wages & Rosters: Analyse in depth reports & budgeting tools to effectively manage workforce productivity and wages.
Leading/Managing a Team: Learn how to create a high performance teams in a retail environment.
Retail Sales: You will learn what it takes to provide ‘Great Service Always’ to ensure customers have a positive experience from the moment they walk in the door including Sales, Cashiering, Services & Finance.
Stock/Inventory Control: You will learn how to keep track of the stock that is flowing in and out of the Franchise on a daily basis.
Store Operations: ‘Learn the ropes’ from successful business owners on how to achieve positive results.
Warehousing: Retail isn’t just about being on the shop floor. Experience behind-the-scenes operations vital to efficiently getting products on the floor and into our customers homes


Etax Employer Event| Nathan campus N53 -1.21| 12/03/2018| 11:00AM – 1:00PM 

Etax Accountants is the leading online tax return service in Australia, providing clients with the most advanced, user-friendly tax return service available in the market. They are coming to Nathan campus to share information about graduate opportunities for aspiring accountants.

Etax has several business divisions where great people do great things. They encourage and nurture personal development and a creative and collaborative environment. In addition, both individual and team achievements are recognized on a regular basis. Etax are recruiting final year Accounting/Finance students.


Meriton Suites Employer Event| Gold Coast campus G06_1.12| 13/03/2018| 10:30AM – 12:00PM

Leading the industry in apartment-hotels, Meriton Serviced Apartments holds the official title as Australia’s largest owner and operator of hotel rooms. With 17 locations found across Sydney, Brisbane and the Gold Coast, and with expansion in sight, Meriton continue to provide career opportunities for our employees as well as professional development for future leaders.

Meriton are delivering a presentation about working in the Hotel/Tourism industry as well as what it takes to work for Meriton specifically.  Presenters have years of experience in the industry and welcome questions.


Teach for Australia Information Session| Nathan campus N53 0.56| 22/03/2018| 12:15PM – 1:15PM

Teach for Australia recruit outstanding individuals with academic expertise as well as a range of skills and experience to become ‘Associates’ who commit to teach in an educationally disadvantaged school for at least two years.

Teach for Australia recruit students from all disciplines except Education,  as students will exit the program with a qualification in education.  If you are interested in gaining a new qualification, earning a competitive salary and helping disadvantaged young Australians get the education they deserve, this event is a must attend.


Department of Health Careers Session (Finance and Accounting streams)| Nathan campus N16_0.06| 26/03/2018| 11:00AM – 1:00PM

The Department of Health are coming to talk to final year Accounting and Finance students about upcoming opportunities.  Watch this space, more information about this event coming soon! Feel free to register early if you are studying a relevant discipline.

For some inspiration on why you should attend employer events on campus, check out our past events on campus blog.

Keep checking the Careerboard Events page to stay up to date with new employer activity on campus this Trimester!



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Welcome to Griffith Careers Service Blog! Here you will find informative and inspiring tips and articles related to part-time, casual and full time graduate employment.

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