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Current Internships

The opportunities advertised on this page are those opportunities that have been offered by our PACE Partners in the Faculty of Business and Economics.

Please note internships may be paid or unpaid. If you apply for an unpaid internship and are successful then you must be enrol in a PACE unit (FOBE200 or FOBE300). See the Student Handbook for details on this unit. The unit will give you academic credit for the placement.

If you are interested in any of the below internships please submit the following:

  • Your current resume.
  • A cover letter outlining your career plans and how you meet the internship criteria.
  • Your unofficial academic transcript.

Please send your application with the 'Company Name' included in the subject line via email to pace.business@mq.edu.au.

Do you already have an internship or work related to your degree? You might be able to do your experience as a PACE unit. Please email pace.business@mq.edu.au for more information.

All students, both domestic and international, are encouraged to apply for these PACE internship opportunities.

Current Opportunities:
AstraZeneca - IT Project Associate: Commercial - Full Time PAID Position

AstraZeneca is the largest national manufacturer of pharmaceuticals in Australia, providing $500 million worth of medicines to the local market and over $300 million in exports.

GreenLight - Marketing and Sales Support Internships - 2 Positions Available

Green Light is one of Australia's most successful IT consulting providers, BRW fast 100 company, on an exciting domestic and international growth trajectory.

Pfizer - Summer Internship Program - 1 Position Available

Pfizer ANZ is excited to offer a range of 2017 internship opportunities designed to help Pfizer businesses and teams accomplish real, impactful projects, while giving students engaging and meaningful work experience with a global leader in the pharmaceutical industry

Bastion Collective - Marketing and Communication Internship - 1 Position Available

Bastion Collective is a group of fast growing marketing and advisory companies with over 150 staff in offices in Sydney, Melbourne, London, Shanghai and Los Angeles. Their marketing division covers sponsorship, content creation, activation and events, strategy and planning, research and insights, and promotional merchandise.

Hudson Pacific Group - Marketing Internship - 1 Position Available

Hudson Pacific Group Limited is a diversified Australian public company with an asset portfolio including property, shares in ASX-listed and unlisted companies, which in turn operate in the mining manufacturing, retail sectors.

Genworth - Internship Program - 4 Paid Positions Available

Genworth Australia is a leading provider of Lenders Mortgage Insurance and credit enhancement products in Australia. Working closely with banks and other mortgage lenders, Genworth aims to make home ownership more accessible to borrowers through the provision of Lenders Mortgage Insurance solutions.

HR Partners - HR Internship - 2 Positions Available

HR Partners, a Randstad company, is a recognised leader in HR recruitment. Established in 1997, they continue to uphold a strong reputation for ability, commitment and dedication to sourcing HR professionals that drive the industry. Their specialised HR recruitment team has a strong knowledge of the HR market and its clients and business partners include international businesses, government and not-for-profit organisations.

Faculty of Business and Economics | Student Representative Program Internship | 2 Positions Available

The Student Representative Program has two tiers: Unit Representatives and Department Representatives.  In Session 2, 2016, there were 130 Unit Representatives and 10 Department Representatives.

Datacom | Digital Marketing Internship | 1 PAID Position

The Datacom Group is a leading Australasian IT services provider with over 4,000 employees and $1 billion dollars in revenue.

CUFA | Marketing & Fundraising Internship | 1 Position Available
CUFA is an international development agency that combats poverty in the Asia Pacific region with a range of economic, employment, education and enterprise programs. CUFA’s projects currently operate across Cambodia, Myanmar, Timor-Leste, Bougainville and Fiji. The mission and vision of CUFA is for communities of the Asia Pacific region to be free of poverty through economic development and self-determination.
Finity Consulting | Human Resources Internship | 1 PAID Position Available
Finity is Australia’s largest independent actuarial and analytical consulting firm. Powered by smart,
results-oriented people with an unrivalled depth of industry experience, they can provide a unique
perspective across a wide range of business challenges.
Godfrey Pembroke | Graduate - Financial Planning Industry | 1 PAID Position Available
Godfrey Pembroke provides high quality tailored financial advice to individuals, small businesses and
corporations. With over 180 financial advice specialists throughout Australia, Godfrey Pembroke is
regularly recognised with industry awards for leading advice professionalism, transparency and
trusted relationships.
Nielsen | Internship Program | 10 Positions Available

Ever wondered… What’s behind the recent avocado craze in Australia and the US? What consumers think, subconsciously, about new products? How many people tuned into NRL Grand Final this year and what they thought?

Do you want to work for a company… That is trusted by industry leaders? Where your ideas are encouraged and rewarded? That developed their people and takes them places?

So many questions… Nielsen has the answers! To read more about the insights you could be contributing to through an internship with Nielsen, please visit  http://www.nielsen.com/au/en/insights.html?pageNum=1

NSW Business Chamber | HR Internship | 1 Position Available

Tracing their heritage back to 1826, NSW Business Chamber’s mission is to create a better Australia by helping businesses maximise their potential.  The Chamber is a passionate advocate for business in the public arena: whether standing up to government and decision makers when business interests are neglected, or working together to create positive change. On a one-to-one basis, the Chamber helps all businesses from small enterprises to large corporations. Our commercial services division also delivers a range of business services to clients throughout Australia, with the operating surplus going back to supporting Chamber initiatives. We believe it's important for Australia's business community to succeed, because prosperity creates new jobs, social wealth, and better communities in which to live.

Syneron Candela | Internship Program | 2 Positions Available
Syneron and Candela are the global leaders in the aesthetic medical device marketplace. Combining a level of innovation, expertise and customer understanding superior to that of any company in the industry. The company markets, services and supports its products in 86 countries. It has offices in North America, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, UK, Australia, China, Japan, and Hong Kong and distributors worldwide.

PACE International Opportunities

PACE International have a range of projects with different partners in different countries around the world and all projects can be embedded into your degree - so earning credit while you learn from and contribute to the global community.

More information including eligibility criteria and a list of where you can go can be found on the PACE International Website.