Small business makes the world go round – it’s the heart of the global economy. We want millions of small businesses to thrive through better tools, information, and connections. Our beautiful cloud-based accounting software connects people with the right numbers anytime, anywhere, on any device.
Founded in 2006 in New Zealand, Xero is one of the fastest-growing software as a service companies globally. We lead New Zealand, Australian, and United Kingdom cloud accounting markets, employing a world-class team of more than 2,300 people.
The Xero grad program
Shape your career with the Xero grad program. We know what it takes to help you do the best work of your life and we’ll invest in you to help you get there.
You’ll start your career with a close-knit group of grads giving you instant connections around the business. We’ll hook you up a buddy and you’ll work closely with your manager to create a career development plan.
Learn on the job
You’ll learn amazing technical skills and people skills in the Xero grad program. So whether you know how you want your career to develop, or whether you want to explore your options, we’ll help you get there.
The Xero grad program is your way into a global company with a start-up mentality. Start your career with others in the same boat, have the support of a structured program, and be mentored by the best in the industry.
Working with us
For our 2021 grad program, we’re looking for developers, engineers and product designers who want to make their mark on one of New Zealand’s leading tech companies.
Our grad program is run in Wellington and Auckland. No matter which office you’re in, you'll have bottomless coffee, free fruit, a flexible work environment and amazing teammates.
Take ownership of your career
Join the Xero grad program and we'll work together to find out what it is that makes you tick, and how your career can flourish.
We hire grads from a diverse range of backgrounds, from those straight out of uni to those who already have a few careers under their belt. Hear from some of our past and current grads to find out where they started, where they are now, and how Xero helped them get there.
Diversity at Xero
Xero champions diversity and inclusion to create better outcomes for our people and our customers.
We acknowledge, respect and celebrate all the ways our staff are different and we create an inclusive culture so we can really tap into the power of our differences.
In 2018, Xero NZ was awarded the Rainbow Tick, a diversity and inclusion award that formally recognises us as a safe and inclusive workplace for the LGBTIQ+ community.
Our approach to diversity and inclusion is summed up in our key principles:
To ensure we stay true to our values, we have a head of diversity, inclusion and community.
We’re championing diversity and inclusion by:
For more information, please check out our website.