Business School

Career Prospects

 

Unsure about where your degree is leading you? Want to know what career paths you can choose to take?

As a UWA Business School graduate, your qualifications will provide a foundation to help you get the job you want. Our degrees are designed for industry and allow you to step straight into the workforce. Below are some examples of the types of positions you can expect to apply for when you graduate. Remember this list is not exhaustive and new jobs are being created every day.

Job Opportunities

Undergraduate

Major
Positions
Accounting
Accountant, Financial Controller, Consultant, Auditor, tax related services
Finance
Financial Controller, Financial Analyst, Banker, Trader, Financial Consultant
Economics
Economic Analyst, Consultant, Project Controller, Economics Researcher, Credit Analyst, Retail Banker, Payroll Manager, Trader
Human Resource
HR Manager, Recruitment Manager,  Training & Development, Contract Development, Expatriate Administration, HR policy review, HR Consulting, HR Services
Marketing
Sales Manager, Event Manager, Advertising and Promotion Manager, Public Relations, Market Research and Analysis, Customer Relationship Management, Marketing Consulting
Management
Management Consulting, People Management, Project Management, Management Research


Postgraduate

Degree
Positions
Doctor of Business Administration/Doctor of Philosophy
Consultant, Lecturer, Research and Analyst, Director in Policy Delivery
Master of Business Administration/Excuitive Masters of Business Administration
Company partner, CEO, Managing Director, Execuitive manager, General manager, Regional manager, Functional manager, Business and development, Marketing and sales
Master of Business Information Management Data Analyst, Programmer, Online Marketing Specialist, Customer Relationship Manager, IT Support, Information Manager
Master of Commerce
Job positions depend on specialisation. See undergraduate major prospective, but compares to a senior level position
Master of Human Resources and Employment Relations See undergraduate major prospective, but compares to a senior level position
Master of Marketing See undergraduate major prospective, but compares to a senior level position
Master of Professional Accounting
Accountant, Financial controller, Consultant, Auditor, Tax related services
 

Who employs our graduates?

For further information on career paths and associations please see our useful links

Latest jobs

These are the latest postions advertised with the Careers Centre

UBS 2014-15 Intern Program - Investment Banking Department, Hong Kong

UBS 2014-15 Intern Program - Investment Banking Department, Singapore

2014-15 Summer Intern Program - Investment Banking Department, Perth

2014-15 Summer Intern Program - Investment Banking Department, Sydney

2014-15 Summer Intern Program - Fixed Income Trading, Sydney

2014/2015 Macquarie Summer Internship Program– Human Resources (Sydney)

2014/2015 Macquarie Summer Internship Program– Finance (Sydney)

2014/2015 Macquarie Graduate Program– Risk Management Group (Sydney)

2014/2015 Macquarie Summer Internship Program– Australia - Brisbane, Perth and Sydney

2014/2015 Macquarie Summer Internship Program– Macquarie Capital (Brisbane, Perth, Sydney)

Graduate Opportunity - Macquarie Capital, United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi)

2014/15 Goldman Sachs Summer Internship Program - Technology Division

2014/15 Goldman Sachs Summer Internship Program - Operations Division

Citi 2014 Summer Internship Opportunities (Sydney)

2014/2015 Macquarie Intern Program– Technology (Sydney)

2014/2015 Macquarie Summer Internship Program– Macquarie Funds Group (Sydney)

2014/2015 Macquarie Summer Internship Program– Group Treasury (Sydney)

Gain international work experience in China with the CRCC Asia Internship Program

Nursing contract work - Expressions of Interest - Sydney

WEB DESIGNER (volunteer) - Perth

Assistant accountant - Perth

Party Hire: Casual warehouse assistant and delivery driver - Willetton

Personal/Production Assistant - Melbourne

PDonline - Associate Web Application Developer Scholarship

2014/15 Goldman Sachs Summer Internship Program - Sydney and Perth