How to apply

Applications for the 2020 Graduate Development Program are now closed.

The Treasury selection process consists of only a few steps:

1. Application

Applications must be submitted through the Department’s online portal before the application’s closing date.

Your application must include your:

  • resume and academic transcripts; and
  • an online application which may consist of targeted selection criteria questions.

To apply to Treasury’s Graduate Program please lodge an online application. If you identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person you can apply through the Affirmative Measure process.

You will be sent an email confirmation once you have lodged your application.

2. Shortlisting

Panel members assess applications during May/June each year.

3. Interview

Interviews are held in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth and Adelaide each year. Telephone or Skype interviews or other reasonable adjustments can be arranged. Interviews are conducted in June/July each year.

4. Selection

Selection is based on your application, qualification(s), experience and performance at interview. An order of merit will be created.

5. Referee Checks

Referee checks are undertaken for candidates in strong contention following interview.

6. Offers

It is anticipated that the successful candidates will be sent a letter of offer for the Treasury Graduate Development Program in July each year. Subsequent offers may be made up until November.