The NSW Fast-track Accounting Program is Treasury’s premier professional development and qualification program for high performing graduates with a passion for accounting.
Treasury offers accounting graduates a three year advanced qualification program with four work placements throughout the NSW public sector and NSW Treasury. Graduates will have access to senior finance professionals and extensive support to complete professional accounting qualifications with CA or CPA.
Our graduates work at the centre of public sector governance and administration, contribute to managing the State’s finances and monitoring the performance of its commercial agencies and extensive asset portfolio. Projects can range from major commercial transactions to planning the future of public infrastructure and delivering the State Budget.
Four six-month rotations, followed by a 12 month placement in a NSW State Government agency, including Treasury
Significantly above market commencing salary
Tailored training and workshops, individual professional development plans and e-learning
Executive mentoring opportunities
Flexible work conditions, plus diverse and inclusive workplaces
Financial support for the completion of a professional accounting qualification as a Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand - CAANZ) or Certified Practicing Accountant (Certified Practicing Accountants Australia - CPA)
Accelerated career progression and an ongoing role in the NSW public sector upon successful completion of the program; and
Extensive professional experience and exposure across the NSW public sector including direct access to senior finance leaders and professionals at each rotation.
The NSW Government Fast-track Accounting Graduate Program seeks to build finance capability and skills across the NSW public sector. Participating NSW Government agencies have identified capability gaps, particularly for more talented individuals, who have achieved excellence in their studies and demonstrate potential to be future finance leaders in the sector.
The program’s distinguishing feature of inter-agency rotations provides opportunity for graduates to work on common issues across NSW Government and foster cross-sector career paths while building leadership capacity.
The professional opportunities and exposure to influential state-wide projects and senior finance leaders throughout the NSW Government sector makes this a very sort after and highly competitive graduate programs.
What you’ll be doing
Graduates have an opportunity to experience a range of disciplines in order to develop financial skills and professional competencies throughout the program. Examples of disciplines include financial accounting, management accounting, financial policy, asset management, systems accounting, implementation of Financial Management System and audit.
Progress your career, apply now and put yourself at the centre of the State.