Graduate Program 2020

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APPLICATIONS FOR OUR 2020 GRADUATE PROGRAM are now open - apply here

At QIC our people define who we are and how we do things. Each member of the QIC team brings a unique combination of specialist skills, experience and perspectives to the table.  We value credentials, but conviction is what counts.

QIC is a leading long-term specialist manager in alternatives offering infrastructure, real estate, private capital, liquid strategies and multi-asset investments. It is one of the largest institutional investment managers in Australia, with A$85 billion (US$60 billion) in funds under managementHaving fostered graduates in the past, we have numerous experts keen to share their knowledge which will put your career on a great trajectory to success. 

QIC believes that an inclusive culture, where every voice is valued and respected and this allows us to attract and retain the best talent. Diverse teams outperform, and it is our talent that generates exceptional investment returns for our clients. 

In 2020, QIC is offering graduate opportunities across real estate, infrastructure, risk, research and product innovation, corporate secretariat and technology. Our graduate program focuses on experience. You will grow and develop a deep understanding of both your division and our business. We will provide you with professional development, real on-the-job experiences and mentoring from exceptional professionals. We set the bar high and are always on the hunt for innovative and creative ways to challenge and help you to grow.

At QIC we want to set our graduates up for success by investing in you;

  • Intensive ‘Grad Camp’ induction
  • Professional and personal development opportunities
  • Contribute to future focused graduate projects
  • Study Assistance and study leave to support your continued education
  • Buddy and mentorship programs
  • QIC’s Young Professionals networking community


As a graduate at QIC, your ideas and thoughts count, and you will be doing real work from day one. Academic performance is valued together with work and life experience, extracurricular activities and your willingness to be a collaborative team member. If you’re looking to work with exceptional and team-orientated colleagues then QIC is the place for you. 


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Below is a List Of The Graduate Positions Available For 2020



We manage unlisted infrastructure investments on a global basis across three core sectors: Transport, Energy & Utilities and Public & Private Partnerships.

Positions available: 1

Suggested QualificationsOne or a combination of Finance, Business, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering or similar

Position Description  


Global Real Estate

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

Positions available: 2

Suggested QualificationsA combination of Commerce/Property/Property Economics/Business or Similar

Position Description 


global Clients and marketing - product and research innovation

We originate research and product innovation and articulate key trends by tapping into external market intelligence to enhance our service to clients and investment teams.  

Positions Available: 1

Suggested QualificationsOne or a combination of Computer Science/Statistics/Applied Mathematics/Business/Commerce/Finance/Economics/Marketing or similar

Position Description 



We ensure our global regulatory obligations are met and provide independent oversight and frameworks to understand and monitor enterprise and investment risks.

Positions available: 1

Suggested Qualifications: One or a combination of Risk/Mathematics/Business/Commerce/Finance/Economics/Workplace Health & Safety, Law or similar

Position Description  


Corporate secretariat 

We create, support and maintain a governance framework that has integrity combined with the flexibility to deal with internal and external expectations.

Positions available: 1

Suggested QualificationsLaw

Position Description


INFORMATION technology

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

Positions available: 1

Suggested QualificationsOne or a combination of Information Technology/Business – or completed subjects related to IT networking, infrastructure, software development and engineering

Position Description


As a strong candidate for this role, you will need to meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply:

  • You have completed and graduated from you Undergraduate degree in 2019 or have graduated in the 2 years prior to the commencement of the graduate program. We commence our program from January 2020.
  • You are an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident, or have unlimited rights to live and work in Australia 


Recruitment Process

Step 1 Initial online application: Decide which two graduate role preferences you would like to be considered for. Then submit your CV and cover letter and answer our application questions.  

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 8 May 2019.

Step 5 Final meet & greet: Successful candidates will be invited to meet with a QIC senior executive.

Step 6 Offers made: Offers will be made to those successful candidates after the final interviews are completed.



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