Type of Organisation
Technology company, creating beautiful, cloud based, small business accounting software
Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
We are a global company with a start up mentality. We're really focused on ensuring we have great diversity in our teams, and we are a member of Pride and Diversity Australia. We have both Intern and Grad programs running in our Canberra and Melbourne offices, with staff dedicated to the development and support of our juniors.
For more information check out https://www.xero.com/au/graduate/internships/
Locations where there are vacancies for Interns
We have roles available in both our Melbourne and Canberra offices.
Residency requirements for Interns wishing to apply
You must be currently based in Australia or New Zealand and have full-time working rights for the duration of the internship to be eligible.
Roles available for Interns
This changes every year depending on which teams have the capacity to support junior talent. However, most years we have internships available in our software development, partner consulting, partnerships and IT support.
Degree Subjects Required for Interns wishing to apply
Interns must be penultimate year students to be eligible to apply. If you're not currently studying, or a final year student, you may be better suited to our graduate program.
What do recent interns say are the best things about working with us?
"Very relaxed workplace, nice people, lots of opportunities to learn and grow. The team wants you to work on what you want to work on - you can work on front end or back end projects (if your team is full stack). Xero has a great work culture."
"The content of my role is industry-leading and cutting edge, my team are generous with their time, kind, and passionate. Everyone at the company lives the company's values. Emphasis on output and learning rather than face-time and appearances. Flexible work arrangements. Transparent processes."