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Graduate programmes

Applications for our 2022 bp graduate programme will open on Friday 26th of February 2021 with opportunities anticipated in Melbourne and Auckland across our commercial and sales and marketing disciplines

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bp in Australia and New Zealand

We’ll give you a breadth of experiences across bp and you will also be supported by a development programme which will connect you globally, regionally and locally


As part of your programme with us, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Do real work and projects that impact bp, our stakeholders and our customers from the moment you start with us.
  • Undertake development activities, tailored to ensure you’re well prepared for the future.
  • Build your technical and leadership skill-set in a supportive working environment.
  • Work with a buddy and a mentor who will help you navigate the organisation and your career.
  • Network with business leaders and colleagues across our global business.

Rewards and benefits

  • Competitive salary package including generous base salary, superannuation / pension (12% Australia and 8% NZ), 10% annual bonus**, fuel discount, employee share plan and more.
  • Additional day of leave per year.
  • Two days leave annually to volunteer with an organisation of your choice, perhaps work with one of our key partners.
  • OzHarvest or the McGrath Foundation or volunteer at the UniSport Indigenous Nationals Games.
  • Employee recognition program, earning points from your stakeholders and peers which can be redeemed for products, experiences or gift vouchers.

**Based on company and personal performance 

Graduate programme eligibility

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  • Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident at the time of graduation.
    Credit average (65 GPA) or above.
  • Studying a relevant degree.
  • Available to work full time from mid-January annual intake date.

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Dates for the diary

Please note that vacancies are filled on an ongoing basis after opening and we may close applications before the stated deadline. Therefore, we highly recommend you submit your application as early as possible in order to be considered for the opportunity of your choice.