Make an impact from day one
Solve real business problems for some of Australia's largest brand names in a great team environment that isn't afraid to have a little fun too!
The efm Graduate Program is a full-time employment opportunity open to students in their final year of study or recent graduates of undergraduate degrees. Most graduates come from commerce, business, finance, supply chain optimisation and technology.
Located in Melbourne, the program offers up to 6 graduates:
- A comprehensive induction program
- Structured rotations in key roles within the business
- Dedicated learning and development opportunities aligned to building critical skills and capability
- Ongoing coaching and mentoring from senior leaders
- Support to find a permanent role in your chosen field upon completion of the program.
The efm Graduate experience
Watch the video below to find out what you can expect as an efm Graduate.
Who we are looking for
We are guided by our values: Every day’s a game day, Near enough isn’t good enough, Together we make a difference and Relationships that last.
Regardless of your background, if you show up on time, every time, if you look for opportunities to find better ways of doing things, if you believe in helping each other to be the best they can be, and if you can find win/win outcomes in every scenario, then you could be who we’re looking for.
The pulse of efm
Just like technology enabled the meteoric rise of Facebook, Amazon and Netflix, it’s also transforming the logistics and supply chain industry.
As the largest 4PL in Australia and New Zealand, and growing fast, efm prides itself on being at the forefront of this change.
As a result, we offer our people compelling growth opportunities as well as a supportive environment to thrive in.
Why efm's Graduate Program
Feel supported all the way
Be supported by a buddy who will provide mentoring to set you up for success.
Be part of a great team
Develop positive and lasting relationships with a great team and valued customers.
Develop transferable skills
Gain exposure to a vast array of functions, developing a well-rounded transferable skillset.
Career growth opportunities
Create a solid foundation to potentially launch from into a permanent role with efm.Apply now
What our graduates say
“efm logistics is a great place to start your career in Logistics and Transport. The Graduate Program is intentionally coordinated in a way that we are introduced to every aspect of fourth-party logistics and managing industry relationships. The people I've worked with and the opportunities I've had throughout the program so far have been inspiring and valuable.”
- Achini Kaluarachchi, 2023 Graduate
Frequently Asked Questions
Applications will open on Monday 9th October 2023. Applications will close on Friday 17th November 2023. We will be assessing applications immediately and we will be progressing candidates who meet the eligibility criteria. Therefore we may fill the 6 vacancies before the application closing date.
To be eligible for our Graduate Program you’ll need to be in your final year of study, or have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. You will also need to have full-time working rights within Australia at the start of the program. Academic transcripts will be requested upon successfully reaching the final stage to verify your degree.
Yes. As part of the program you will participate in 4 rotations each of 3 months duration. One rotation will be in Customer Service, another Finance Operations and the other two will be partly determined by your areas of interest. The structured rotations provide an opportunity for you to explore different career pathways to see where your interests lie, whilst building key capabilities and participating in role-specific learning. Rotations are available within:
- Customer Service
- Commercial – New Business
- Commercial – Existing
- Commercial Excellence
- Finance Operations
- Account Management
- People and Performance
- Sales and Onboarding
If you are eligible for the Graduate Program, simply submit your application here. Expect a phone call from our Talent Acquisition team about 1-2 weeks afterwards. We may then invite you into the office for an interview. The final step is a meet and greet with our CEO.
We are guided by our values in everything that we do. So if you are aligned with them - if you believe that every day's a game day, near enough isn't good enough, together we make a difference and in relationships that last - then you could be a great fit here.
efm is a fourth-party logistics provider - the largest in Australia and New Zealand in fact! If you don't know what that means, that's ok. You can find out by taking a look around our website, in particular the About, Careers and Blog sections. In particular, we recommend this article about choosing a career in logistics, this article about navigating the logistics landscape in Australia and this article about our culture.