Top 10 Online Internships in Accounting and Business  

At ECA Internships we work closely with over 500 host companies and have helped 7500+ students secure an internship with them. Currently we have over 87 open positions with our hosts in accounting, finance and business. In this article we will list down the top 10 positions that you can apply to if you meet the below eligibility criteria.

  • You are over 18 years of age
  • Must have completed a bachelor’s or master’s degree in your chosen field of study within the last 2 years OR pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree
  • Must be able to commit to a minimum of 2-3 days per week & 12 weeks period. (duration may vary between 10-12 weeks and can be confirmed by the employer)
  • You must have an Australian Citizenship/Permanent Residency OR a valid visa that allows you to work in Australia to be considered for this role

If you would like an ECA Internship Counsellor to help you select and get placed at out host company as an intern, fill the form. If you would like to directly apply for the below roles – continue reading.


Account Executive with a CPA Firm

Intern with our client – a well-established CPA accounting firm have been helping individuals, families and businesses over the past 20 years in the areas of Accounting, Bookkeeping, Taxation, Personnel and Business Finance, Property Investments and Wealth Creation areas. This is a good opportunity for an intern to gain hands on core accounting experience and progress in their career.

Last Date to Apply – 30.06.2021



Accounts Internship with an IT Firm

This is a great opportunity to intern at an IT firm’s accounts department. The client is an Australian company with a national presence and diverse workforce that specialises in the field of information technology, Data Analytics and Cloud computing. Their primary service is to provide consultancy and training to businesses looking to drive a high-performance culture and to support integrated operations.



Marketing Internship in Motor Trade Industry

Our host is a leader in providing Paintless Dent Removal (PDR) courses in the motor trade industry. They aim to educate and develop technicians to the highest standard in the skill of PDR by creating a community and instilling a culture based on integrity and respect. In-turn forging unlimited possibilities for their graduates.  Their core business is mentoring their students from start to finish into the workplace. Their sister concern manages end to end PDR solutions, key external stakeholders may include Automotive Dealerships, Insurers, Brokers, Government Bodies and their clientele. Genuine customer service is at the heart of what they do, helping people who have suffered a loss or damage get back on with life.



Accounts Intern at a 5 Star Hotel in Noosa

Our host, a 5-star resort, is based in the middle of Hastings Street in Noosa. As part of the worldwide Augmented Hospitality leader Accor, they are a team of over 300,000 experts committed to reinventing hospitality with unique and unrivalled experiences within their addresses. This is an excellent opportunity for an intern to gain experience as an accountant in the hospitality sector.



Graduate Accountant Internship at a Super Fund

Our host is a specialist Self-Managed Super Fund Administration service provider that distinguishes itself through a partnership-based business model. The company has it’s key personnel bringing in over 100 years’ experience in SMSF, Corporate Superannuation, Industry Fund, Dealer Groups and Accounting. This is a fantastic opportunity for and intern to gain experience in a fast-growing company across a range of accounting and finance areas.


“I found the internship experience a great opportunity as it helped me sharpen my skills. I also was able to review new software applications in industry and understand the practical purposes they serve. Getting practical industry experience is hard to gain on your own and ECA Internships made it easy.” Rajinder Kaur, Accounting Intern

Marketing Internship at a Fast-Paced Start-up

Our client is a growing team of ambitious and entrepreneur- minded young professionals. They developed an online platform that targets international students and travellers. They aim to create a vibrant and hip online community; truly understand the needs of their audiences and provide them with updated and genuine information on every aspect of studying and living in Australia.



Project Management Internship at a Multi-national

Our host is a multinational corporation that operates three internationally renowned brands dedicated to bringing worldwide protection and care. The B2B2C leader in assistance and insurance solutions offer a range of products and services in the following areas of expertise: global assistance, international health & life, global automotive and travel insurance. This global family of over 17,500 employees is present in 76 countries, speaks 70 languages and handles 44 million cases per year, protecting customers and employees on all continents.


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Marketing and Sales Internship at a Leading Training College

Our client is one of Australia’s leading new training colleges, delivering quality training to international and domestic students in a range of high-demand industries, including aviation, business, hospitality, childcare, fashion, and information technology.



Payroll Internship at an Insurance Company

Our client is a Registered Service Provider in the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), delivering support services specialising in disability. Our client is fast-growing, dynamic, and quality-driven organisation committed to continuous improvement; working hard to develop, implement and deliver client-goals.



Digital Marketing Internship at A Not-for-profit

Our client is a not-for-profit organisation founded in 2011 and they are on a mission to save lives and reduce emotional pain. They are committed to promote the prevention or control of factor and behaviours leading to suicide; raise community awareness of suicide and the reasons for it.


ECA (Education Centre of Australia) Internships is a proudly Australian Internship Management and student employability program aimed at international students. Our programs and services are specifically designed to assist students with the transition from classroom to the workforce. We manage internship programs for a variety of Universities and Higher Education providers with the aim to increase employability after graduation. ECA Internships offer a variety of solutions designed to optimise career opportunities for students in a variety of industries.

ECA currently employs over 300 people and our enrolments exceed 7500 students. We work in partnership with quality university providers and we operate several highly successful colleges.

Not sure which internship is right for you? Get in touch with our student counsellors and they will guide you through the process.