Fordham works with business owners and managers, not-for-profits (NFPs) and large corporate trusts.

People who do well at Fordham are those who thrive on working with clients and solving real business problems. We recruit people who have excellent all-round business knowledge and the financial and analytical skills that businesses need. Most importantly we want people who get a buzz out of seeing clients succeed.

We like to work with clients over the long-term, being their trusted business advisor as they move through the different stages of their wealth journey.

As Fordham is a specialist part of Perpetual, we offer clients access to a high-quality financial services organisation that helps them manage both their business and personal financial issues.

Working at Fordham offers an experience like no other. You work closely with our clients who are leading some of Australia’s largest and most dynamic private businesses. You gain the breadth of experience and knowledge that is only possible when you work with the people who make the big decisions for the whole business. You help them succeed and grow their business and personal wealth over the long term. It’s quite a thrill.

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Here’s the top five reasons people want to work at Fordham (according to our staff survey).


Fordham and its clients

Why develop your career at Fordham? It’s a killer combination of clients, colleagues and a unique service offering.


At Fordham, training and development isn’t just something given to those on a structured graduate program. Everyone can participate. All of our people have a training and development plan tailored to their needs.

The carousel below highlights some of the specific training programs and benefits we run:

Applications for the 2020 intake have now closed

Register your interest by contacting the Fordham team on +61 3 9611 6611. For further information and to find out about opportunities as they arise visit Grad Australia


Fordham and Perpetual has been recognised by The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) for being an employer who is committed to promoting gender equality in Australian workplaces.

AFR Top 10 Female Led Firms 2018