Get your career off to an outstanding start with the E&P Financial Group Graduate Program.

You’ll have access to one-on-one mentoring, on-the-job training, a career progression plan, healthy work practices and a fun, collaborative and dynamic office culture. We’re looking for candidates who are:

  • serious about developing their career with a leading financial services brand
  • excellent communicators with strong interpersonal skills
  • considerate team players who enjoy collaborating with others
  • passionate about delivering excellent service.

AFR Top 100 Graduate Employers of 2019-2022

The firm has been named as a Top 100 Graduate Employer each year since 2019. The annual list appears in the Australian Financial Review (AFR), ranking the most popular firms for graduates to work. Rankings are measured by actual user behaviour on GradConnection, one of Australia’s largest graduate jobs site.

AAGE Top 75 Graduate Employers of 2018-2019, 2022

The firm was named in the Australian Association of Graduate Employers (AAGE) Top 75 Graduate Employers for 2022, 2019 and came first in the 2018 rankings list. The list ranks the organisations that provide the most positive experience for new graduates entering the workforce. The rankings are determined entirely from survey feedback gathered from graduates who have spent 12 months working with these organisations.

About the Graduate Program


Successful candidates will be placed into a graduate position and receive:

  • mentoring by senior staff member
  • on-the-job training
  • practical and relevant experience from week one
  • a career development plan
  • financial support and study leave to obtain relevant qualifications such as a CA, CPA and FASEA approved accreditation.

You can also look forward to:

  • performance bonuses for eligible staff
  • consideration for other internal placements (we try to hire internally first)
  • healthy work practices including breakfast and annual fitness rebates
  • a busy social calendar including team gatherings, special events
  • a fun and inclusive culture.

Applications for our 2023 Graduate Program are now closed. Register your interest for our 2024 program and we’ll email you when applications open.

A working day in the life

Wondering what it’s like to be a staff member in the Graduate Program? What kind of things do they do throughout the day? From breakfast in the fully-stocked kitchen to client meetings, our graduates reveal all.

Sophie Gallagher

When she’s not relaxing at the beach, catching up with friends or discovering a new restaurant, Sophie Gallagher loves nothing more than working with numbers as part of a dedicated accounting team supporting the wealth management goals of thousands of Australian families.

Sophie explains that what she does on a day-to-day basis can vary, but a particularly important period involves finalising clients end-of-year accounts and allocating transactions to ensure clients have a clear and up-to-date view of their self managed super fund (SMSF). This process involves taking client …

Christian Beddoe

For Christian Beddoe, spending much of his childhood growing up in different cities and countries not only opened his eyes to the world but has also made him adaptable to changing environments. And in the fast-paced and constantly evolving financial services industry, that ability to constantly adapt and think on his feet have been serving him well.

Christian has been enjoying putting those skills and many others to the test in his graduate role as Associate with the E&P Financial Group. Here he takes us through a typical day …

Hibah Jamal

Hibah Jamal started at E&P Wealth as an associate in 2019, after previously completing an internship within the E&P Financial Group in 2018. During 2020 when the world and business sector was impacted by COVID-19, Hibah more than proved her adaptability by quickly being able to pivot from working in her new office environment to working from home for several months.

Keen to put what she had learnt from her university studies into practice, Hibah takes us through a typical day working in the office as a new graduate…

Where are they now

Find out what some of our team members are up to now, after joining the firm’s graduate program.

Kandarp Shrivastava

After completing his university studies in 2018 Kandarp wasn’t sure if he wanted to stay in Canberra but applied for a graduate position as a Software Developer with E&P and was successful.

Since then he hasn’t looked back and has been promoted to the role of Senior Software Developer …

Melanie Stone

Upon completing her university studies in 2016 and taking some time out to travel, Melanie was excited to secure a graduate position with E&P as a wealth analyst.

And now after several years with the firm, she continues to build on her skillset and was promoted to the role of Investment Adviser with the Private Wealth Management team of E&P’s Wealth business…