Graduate Program

Connecting passion + play

A career with Medibank will connect you with more. More possibilities. More prospects. And more time to connect with the things you enjoy.

If you are a talented individual, a career at Medibank will suit you better, because you will be coming together with a group of like-minded people who will help you to progress and achieve more.

We pride ourselves on our diverse workforce and for valuing the range of backgrounds that represent our people through gender, age, LGBTI, ethnicity, religious and cultural backgrounds, family status and flexibility.

About Medibank

At Medibank we are motivated by improving the health of our customers and Australians. We are passionate about building a better health system that is centred on people, and sustainable in the long term.

Medibank is a leading private health insurer, with 40 years of experience delivering better health to Australians. We look after the health cover needs of more than 3.7 million customers through our Medibank and ahm brands, and distribute travel, life and pet insurance.

In addition, Medibank provides a range of health services in Australia including mental health support, preventative and better integrated primary care, after-hours health support, and healthcare for the 60,000 permanent and 20,000 reservist uniformed Australian Defence Force personnel.

Our Program

Our Graduate Program is a structured 18 month program offering 3 x 6-month rotations. We welcome innovative thinking; we support career aspirations; and we recognise and invest in the development of strong leaders. We offer a range of career development opportunities – with tools + resources + programs for you to progress your career. Medibank rewards the hard work and contribution of employees in the course of their jobs through incentive schemes, recognition and reward programs, community fund activities and access to training and development.

Our performance program provides employees with an opportunity to set performance goals that contribute to the broader Medibank strategy and their own development.

We develop our people through on-the-job experiences, coaching and mentoring, and volunteering opportunities. These opportunities encourage employees to donate time and resources to not-for-profit organisations and causes that are truly close to their hearts.

Learning + Development

At Medibank, your development will be an ongoing priority throughout the graduate program. You will participate in a range of different development activities including on the job training, mentoring and formal workshops to ensure you are set up for success.

Click the image to enlarge.

What Can I Apply For?

  • Customer, Marketing & Analytics

    Be an integral part in supporting and refining Medibank’s Customer Strategy. The Customer & Portfolio team ensures Medibank’s capabilities and operations are focused on delivering great customer experiences, as well as driving revenue growth in the market. You will contribute by working on initiatives and programs of work that strengthen our position.

    What we look for

    Medibank is an amazing place to work so we are looking for thought leaders to be a part of our team. In addition to this, you will also:

    • Have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Have the ability to break down a problem into different parts and solve it
    • Be naturally inquisitive
    • Enjoy seeking out new opportunities for business growth
    • Have a customer focused mindset
    • Have a passion for data, numbers, and possibilities and be able to tell a story through numbers

    Your opportunities

    You’ll have the opportunity to rotate through different teams to build your experience and grow your network. In the past, employees have been lucky enough to work on:

    • Drawing on business data to help support new strategies
    • Projects of diverse scope and significant complexity
    • Delivering presentations to the business
    • Researching external market conditions

    Skills you’ll learn

    • Project management
    • Data mining and data modeling
    • Business analysis
    • Communication and presentation skills
    • Process mapping and engineering
    • Influencing and negotiating
    • Change management governance
    • Strategy planning

    Career Opportunities/Prospects

    A specialist in one of the following fields:

    • Strategy and Insights
    • Digital or Marketing Analytics
    • Product Design or Product Management
    • Customer Transformation
    • Change Management
    • Business Analysis

    Preferred degree disciplines

    • Statistics and Analytics
    • Mathematics
    • Management, Business, and Administration
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Economics, Finance or Commerce
    • Engineering
    • International Business
    • Marketing
    • Digital
  • Information Technology & Innovation

    At Medibank IT, we’re making it easier for the business to interact with customers through digital and traditional technology channels. With a strong IT Strategy in place, we are looking for up and coming talent to help us through our next defining stage. We’re bringing this to life by way of innovation, invention, revolution and change.

    What we look for

    Medibank is an amazing place to work so we look for amazing people. To be a part of our team:

    • You are crazy about technology
    • You are an advocate for change
    • You love to learn about new technologies
    • You are in the know with up and coming solutions
    • You are a strong communicator who enjoys building relationships

    Your Opportunities

    You’ll have the opportunity to rotate through different teams to build your experience and grow your network. In the past graduates have been lucky enough to work on projects such as:

    • Transforming the Medibank IT environment onto new digital platforms
    • Provide innovative new technologies to help bring the Medibank IT strategy to life
    • Learn how to negotiate with and manage IT vendors
    • Help provide highly interactive customer centric software
    • Find new ways to Interact with customers in a digital world
    • Create new pathways for the business to get the data they need

    Skills you’ll learn

    • Business analysis skills
    • Engagement skills
    • Influencing skills
    • Software Architecture skills
    • Project management skills
    • Mobile application development & design skills
    • Financial management and reporting
    • Process engineering

    Career Opportunities/Prospects

    A specialist in one of the following fields:

    • Project Management
    • Business Analysis
    • Service Management
    • Vendor and Relationship Management
    • Commercial Management
    • Service Architecture
    • Security Analysis

    Preferred degree disciplines

    • Information Technology
    • Computer Science
    • Software Engineering
    • Computer Engineering
    • Management, Business and Administration
  • Health Management

    The Medibank Healthcare & Strategy team are committed to improving healthcare outcomes and the experience of individuals who use the health system, all the while improving healthcare affordability. We will redefine the way healthcare is purchased, funded and delivered. In 3 years Healthcare & Strategy will be a centre of excellence, driving innovation and informed purchasing in health care.

    Medibank currently delivers 13 member health initiatives to its members including chronic disease management, care coordination, hospital discharge support and osteoarthritis management. Programs are targeted to members based on their health profile and typically delivered within the member’s primary healthcare setting or remotely.

    Leverage your healthcare knowledge and contribute to the delivery of innovative care delivery models targeting the needs of individuals and populations. Whether the focus is advisory or preventive, Healthcare & Strategy will drive cost-effective, high-quality outcomes and superior customer satisfaction.

    What we look for

    Medibank is an amazing place to work so we look for amazing people. To be a part of our team, you will:

    • Have a genuine interest and passion for health
    • Not be afraid to break the mould and challenge the norm
    • Have an interest and drive to understand your customer
    • Have a good sense of stakeholder management at all levels of a business (internal & external)
    • Have the commercial acumen to explore possible implications of potential strategies
    • Have the insight to use data to identify business strengths and weaknesses

    Your Opportunities

    You’ll have the opportunity to rotate through different teams to build your experience and grow your network. We anticipate that as a graduate you will have the opportunity to work on projects such as:

    • Providing clinical expertise to support the business operating rhythm and ensure strong clinical governance is upheld
    • Working on business wide projects to support provider engagement, by improving systems and processes that enable Medibank to add value to every health interaction
    • Designing and developing health promotion campaigns to support and empower members to make healthier decisions
    • Supporting the mobilisation and implementation of health initiatives that prevent disease and disease progression
    • Assisting with the development of business cases/proposals for Medibank investment in health initiatives
    • Providing support to projects that lead to negotiations of contracts with hospitals and ancillary providers
    • Analysing and identifying trends in data and claims to uncover fraud, abuse, error, and risk and determine strategies in which to better protect the business
    • Engaging in conversation with our providers to forge stronger relationships
    • Engaging with external researchers, consumers and industry stakeholders to collaboratively improve the health system

    Skills you’ll learn

    • Clinical knowledge
    • Communication and presentation skills
    • Project management skills
    • Research and governance skills
    • Analytical & problem solving skills
    • Negotiation skills

    Career Opportunities/Prospects

    A specialist in one of the following fields:

    • Project Manager
    • Program Manager
    • Case Manager
    • ClaimsManager
    • Actuarial Analyst
    • Business Analyst
    • Quality Analyst
    • Strategy Analyst
    • Fraud and Risk Analyst
    • Research Analyst – Health Economics

    Preferred degree disciplines

    • Health Administration
    • Health Science
    • Allied Health
    • Health Services Management
    • Public Health
    • Clinical Research Methods
    • Nursing Management


Please note that all roles are currently based in Melbourne. Interstate candidates are encouraged to apply but must be prepared to cover all travel costs for attendance at key selection stages if invited.

You are eligible to apply for the 2019 Graduate Program if:

  • You are in the final year of your undergraduate or postgraduate degree and able to work full-time as of February 2019;
  • You have completed your university studies within 2 years at the time of your application; and
  • You are an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident.

Apply Here

Applications for our 2018 program are now closed. Stay tuned for updates for our 2019 intake.



Support and FAQs

About the programs

How many graduates do you take each year?

Our Graduate Program intake will comprise of approximately 10 – 15 graduates.

What locations?

Our roles are all Melbourne metro based in the Medibank head office.

What is the start date for the program?

The Graduate Program starts in February 2019. The length of the program is 18 months with 3 x 6-month rotations.

Application and recruitment process

Recruitment process

The initial recruitment process for the Medibank Graduate Program will be managed in partnership with Fusion Graduate Consultancy.

Our recruitment process has a number of steps to ensure we place the strongest and most passionate candidates within our graduate program. Throughout the entire process you will be kept up to date on the status of your application and if you are unsuccessful at any stage throughout the process you will be given constructive feedback as to how you might better your chances in future.

When can I expect to hear from Medibank about my application?

We will be in touch by email at regular intervals throughout the recruitment process. We strongly encourage you to check out our “key dates” and familiarise yourself with the deadlines. It’s also a good idea to check your emails every day to ensure that you don’t miss a key invitation or piece of information. If you have any questions or concerns you can email us at

Meet Our Graduates

Latest Graduate Articles


Grad Programs encourage passion, teach persistence and open doors to different opportunities

Applications are now open for the Medibank Graduate Program. Click here to read more and...

Read more


Demi's top 5 reasons why she's loving her graduate journey so far!

Read more


Hospitality to finance; it’s never too late to try something new

For many students, the hope is that at the end of their studies, there is a job that will open doors and lead them to...

Read more


Medibank Better Health Foundation Breakfast

Read more