Graduate Program

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In 2018, QIC is offering graduate opportunities across Global Real Estate, Liquid Strategies, Multi-Asset solutions, Economics & Research, Accounting, Risk, Global Clients & Marketing and Investment Operations teams. As a diverse, fast paced, and outcome oriented organisation, we look for graduates who are bright, passionate and are great team players. We look for graduates who will become the future leaders of QIC.

Our 18 month graduate program focuses on experience. You will grow and develop a deep understanding of both your division and our business.

We provide you with professional development, real on the job experiences and mentoring from top class professionals.

QIC encourages continual learning and further tertiary study by providing generous study assistance and paid study leave.

As a graduate at QIC, your ideas and thoughts count, and you will be doing real work from day one.

So if you're looking to work with inspiring and high quality colleagues, then QIC is the place for you.



At QIC, our people define who we are and how we do things.


2018 Graduate Opportunities

We are seeking highly astute and pro-active students from both undergraduate and post-graduate degrees, who are graduating or have graduated in 2016/2017 and wanting to kick-start their professional career in 2018.  You will gain exposure across investment and asset management areas as well as corporate support areas.

The 18 month program will see successful graduates develop a deep understanding of various areas of their assigned business unit for a fully rounded experience.

As well as hands on experience in your respective business areas, you will also go through a full program of professional development and skills training to elevate your personal profile and soft skills which will put your career on a fast-track to success.

  • Professional and Personal Development
  • Study Assistance for continued professional development
  • Mentorship

Having fostered graduates in the past, QIC has numerous experts keen to share their knowledge and help you fast-track your growth.

Below is a list of the positions available within our business:






We are a direct real estate owner, operator and developer of over 48 retail and office assets.

Two Positions

A combination of Commerce/Property/Property Economics/Business


We provide active management and implementation capabilities across global interest rate, credit, inflation, equity, commodity and foreign exchange markets.

One Position

One or a combination of Commerce (Finance)/ Economics (econometrics, quantitative methods) / Mathematics /Engineering


We manage over A$77.2bn in asset & liability exposures for over 30 institutional clients.  Our core capabilities are dynamic asset allocation, alternative investing and solutions using option strategies.

One Position - GMA




 One Position - Economics & Research                                   

One or a combination of Commerce (Finance)/Economics (econometrics, quantitative methods)/Mathematics/Engineering


Economics (macro& micro theory, econometrics, quantitative methods)


We manage client relationships, sales and marketing efforts, as well as product initiatives, alongside the investment teams.

One Position                                                                      




We support the growth of QIC’s business through financial and business reporting.        

One Position



(Investment Risk)

We provide independent oversight of corporate, operational and investment risk and compliance.

One Position



(Investment Operations)

We provide support through investment operations and information and technology initiatives.

One Position




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apply for the graduate program

Applications for the 2018 program have now closed. 


 Recruitment process 



STEP 1: Initial online application

Submit your CV and cover letter and answer our application questions.  Applications close 11pm, 5 April 2017.

STEP 2: Online assessment

We will be inviting candidates to complete online testing including psychometrics, verbal and numerical reasoning.

STEP 3: Video interview

We would like to learn more about you.

We will be inviting candidates to complete a short video interview.

STEP 4: Assessment centre

If successful, you will be invited to an assessment centre at QIC’s head office in Brisbane.

The assessment centre will be held on 4 May 2017.

STEP 5: Final meet & greet

Successful candidates will be invited to meet with a QIC senior executive.

STEP 6: Offers made

We will make offers to the successful candidates after the final interviews are completed.



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