2023/2024 Summer Internship

Intern/TraineeAsia PacificMelbourne, Sydney

Job Description

Kearney ANZ’s Summer Internship Program 2023 – 2024


We’ve Got Big Plans for You this Summer!


The Kearney Summer Internship gives you the opportunity to spend ten weeks with the firm, experiencing what it is like to be a management consultant. Our Internship Program is an immersive hands-on experience and will see you work with some of the best consultants in the industry on real projects with real clients.


While with us, you will experience consulting in a uniquely collegial way. We work together to not only provide our clients with the best results, but we work together so every colleague, including Summer Interns, are given full and ready access to a suite of training modules and workshops to help them learn and grow.


About Kearney


Kearney is a leading global management consulting firm with more than 4,200 people working in more than 40 countries. We work with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, as well as with the most influential governmental and non-profit organizations.

Kearney is a partner-owned firm with a distinctive, collegial culture that transcends organizational and geographic boundaries—and it shows. Regardless of location or rank, our consultants are down to earth, approachable, and have a shared passion for doing innovative client work that provides clear benefits to the organizations we work with in both the short and long term.


Kearney SOP, a specialist unit within Kearney, has a focus on procurement and supply chain, helping companies move to a sustainably lower cost base, transform their supply management practices, adopt innovative operating models, and understand how collaboration technology can be used to achieve strategic objectives. 


What We Seek


We are looking for individuals who:


  • Enjoy a challenge;
  • are motivated and passionate;
  • are creative thinkers;
  • Thrive in a team working environment; and
  • Have an interest in consulting. 

Kearney’s Summer Internship Program is open to penultimate year undergraduate students and final year undergraduate students from all disciplines. 


Applicants must have full and permanent working rights in Australia to be considered.




Applicants are asked to submit their CV and academic transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable) via our website.

Applications will close at 11:59PM on Friday, 22 September 2023 [AEST].


No late or partial applications will be accepted, so ensure you submit your CV, transcript and finalise your application by the deadline.  


Recruitment Process


In 2023, we will continue to hold Assessment Days for all internship recruitment. Our Assessment Days are a fun, interactive and engaging introduction to management consulting, where candidates spend half a day working both individually and as a group to help solve a problem inspired by the real-lifework examples of what we do at Kearney.


Our Summer Internship Assessment Day will be held on Friday, 6 October 2023 and shortlisted candidates must be available to attend in either our Sydney or Melbourne offices.


Following the Assessment Day, selected candidates will be asked back for formal interviews which are expected to take place in the week following.


The Internship will run from 20 November 2023 to 25 January 2023 with a holiday break over the Christmas and New Year’s period.  




Please email recruitment.au@kearney.com if you have any questions or concerns.


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