Applications for our 2022/23 Summer Intern Program and our 2023 Graduate Program are now open and will close at 11:59pm (Syd/Melb time) on 8 August 2022.

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About Human Resources

Human Resources (HR) supports each of CommBank’s business units from start to finish. This includes recruiting across the Group, providing leadership development training and internal mobility. We also advise on employee relations, delivering remuneration and employee programs and work with the leadership team to provide strategic HR support.

Together, we drive the Group’s People Strategy, which is to build tomorrow’s skills, experiences and culture today. We’re committed to fostering a vibrant, customer-focused, high-integrity culture where our people are engaged, passionate and valued.

Our Programs

  • Graduate Recruitment Program

    This 18-month structured Program offers a mix of rotations, including HR Direct, Workforce Analytics, Group People Services, Performance and Reward, Organisational Development, Line 1 Risk and People Solutions.

  • Summer Intern Program

    This 10-week Program gives you exposure across our diverse business. You’ll receive training and networking opportunities, be supported by a buddy and have the chance to contribute meaningfully to our business.

    At the end of the Summer Intern Program you’ll also have the opportunity to apply early for our Graduate Program for the following year. 

What we look for

  • You are creative, solutions focused, resilient, capable of identifying and growing talent, flexible, proactive, strategically minded and a great role model of team and leadership behaviour.

    We consider graduates from:

    • Arts
    • Business/Commerce
    • Human Resources
    • Law
    • Management
    • Psychology


  • As well as an in-depth understanding of the Human Resources area, you’ll also benefit from:

    • The chance to make a difference: Improve the lives of CommBank employees and create a more equitable, diverse and positive environment in which to work
    • Challenging work and diverse experience: You’ll have the opportunity to work on exciting and diverse HR projects
    • Working with inspiring people: Actively influence people’s careers and learn from some of the industry’s most talented professionals
    • Support: You’ll be mentored by a senior leader to help you plan and drive your career
    • Volunteering: Take part in volunteering opportunities with a range of not-for-profit organisations

    Discover more rewards and benefits of working at CommBank here.

  • Where could the Program take you?

    The Program may lead you to a variety of different career pathways, such as:

    • People Solutions Consultant
    • Workplace Relations Specialist
    • Performance and Reward Analyst
    • Organisational Capability Consultant
    • HR Direct Adviser
    • HR Solutions or Integration Specialist

    We have roles available in Sydney for the HR Graduate Program.

Awards and recognition

Award logo: Universum

Universum Student Most Attractive Employers 2021

#3 by Business, Commerce & Management Students

Award logo: The Australian Top 100 award

The Australian Top 100 

Graduate Employer 2020
#1 Banking and Finance sector

Award logo: Australian Financial Review and GradConnection Top 100

Australian Financial Review  & GradConnection Top100 Graduate Employers Ranking

Graduate Employer 2020
#9 Most popular Employer

Award logo: Top Graduate Employers 2019

Top Graduate Employers 2022