Risk Management Graduate Program

You'll help ensure that we have the right process, strategies and policies in place to protect our customers and ourselves.

Application dates

Applications for our graduate programs are closed right now. Applications for our next program will open in March 2019.

About the program

As part of the Risk Management team, you'll learn the art of balancing risk with reward.

A trusted partner to all areas of the business, you'll spend your days providing operational, compliance and conduct risk advice, and implementing credit strategies and CBA Group risk frameworks within Bankwest.

Most importantly, you'll be here to help keep our customers and our business safe.

Program structure

Our two year program includes four rotations in some of these areas:

  • Conduct risk
  • Credit Decision Making
  • Credit Strategy and Analytics
  • Operational and Compliance Risk
  • Risk Strategy and Governance.

What it takes

We're looking for people who are:

  • interested in risk management
  • team players
  • capable of applying logical, critical and creative thinking
  • able to problem solve
  • willing to learn
  • effective communicators
  • able to challenge themselves and others.

This program is best suited to people with degrees in Accounting, Actuarial Science/Statistics, Commerce, Computer Science, Engineering, Finance, Law or Mathematics.


Eligibility criteria

You must:

  • have an Australian or New Zealand citizenship or permanent residency at the time you submit your application
  • have a grade point average of 65% or over
  • be in the final year of a university undergraduate or postgraduate degree, or have completed your studies in the last 12 months (our technology program also accepts TAFE qualifications).

Need more help?

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