Shape your future.

Get real industry experience with an internship

La Trobe University has partnered with InternMatch to facilitate your entire internship experience.

Experience = Employability

Getting experience within the Australian industry is an invaluable opportunity for students to stand out from the crowd and to kick start their careers.

Most businesses in Australia value an internship experience when hiring a graduate. InternMatch internships set you apart from the rest.

InternMatch work with over 5,000 host companies and  across a range of industries, specialisations, and locations.

How it works

Step 1 Application

  • Apply for Internship Program (Close Date 23 September 2022)
  • La Trobe university will confirm initial acceptance via email.
  • Book Pre-Internship Consultation with InternMatch

Step 2 Internship preparation

  • Resume & LinkedIn review
  • Select internship opportunities
  • Attend interviews with Host Companies
  • Receive internship offers

Step 3 Attend internships

  • Start your internship
  • InternMatch will continue to touch base with you throughout your internship to ensure everything is on track

Hands on experience

Internships are not about getting coffee for the Executive team! Here are some of the things other interns have done during their internships

Business marketing

  • Digital marketing strategies, including paid advertising and SEO
  • Social media & blog content creation and scheduling
  • Target market, competitor & persona research
  • Assist with marketing budgeting & planning
  • Event planning, hosting & promotion

Accounting, Finance and Commerce

  • Bookkeeping, accounts payable and receivable, stocktake, management accounting
  • Accounting assistance on MYOB, Xero, Quickbooks, Excel
  • Data entry and with appropriate supervision, construction of some financial statements
  • Income tax returns, FBT preparation, maintenance of Fixed Asset Registers, General Ledger reconciliations, Audits

Information technology

  • Business Analyst: Process mapping, market research, data analysis, general documentation and planning, CRM customisation
  • Developers: Front-end, back-end using a variety of technologies. Most commonly html, Java, Javascript, CSS, MYSQL
  • IT Support: Helpdesk positions involving troubleshooting and solving issues with various hardware and software
  • Networking: Hardware and cloud-based

Key details

Internship Type: In-person or Remote Opportunities
Internship Duration: In accordance with your academic requirements (Summer term 2022/23)

Inclusions:

  • Personalised pre-internship consultations
  • Resume & LinkedIn Review Session
  • Interview Training
  • Guaranteed internship based on your educational background
  • Dedicated support throughout your internship

Internship outcomes

Experience

The degree is only part of the journey. The experience of being involved in the Australian workforce is not something you can learn from books or research.

Networking

Work with experienced thinkers. Business are more likely to hire someone based on a trusted recommendation from a friend or colleague. The untapped job market starts with a coffee an internship.

Employment

Receive a return on investment from your education. Let’s be honest – we get a good education so we can get a job. You are more likely to get employment from your professional network than from applying for roles on job boards.

In-person internship programs include

  • Personalised consultations to assist with resume writing, LinkedIn content, and interview prep
  • Industry-based internship with one of our host companies

Program inclusions

  • Full compliance with FairWork Australia laws and guidelines
  • Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance for the full duration of the internship

The value of InternMatch internships

  • Experience in an Australian or International company
  • Access to InternMatch’s vast networking events
  • Become job-ready
  • Increased employability and career prospects

How

  • Easy enrolment process – submit an Expression of Interest and our team will organise the rest!

Find out more and jump onboard

Submit an expression of interest with La Trobe and InternMatch