Dunedin | Ko Otepoti

The Edinburgh of the South


Ōtepoti, Dunedin, is a strategic place to begin your career if you want to live and work in a vibrant and innovative small city.  Our Dunedin team work across a wide range of industries and sectors – from education, health, design, tourism, technology, to natural products.    

Our Dunedin office is surrounded by beautiful heritage buildings in the CBD, with views across the harbour to enjoy while you work.  Here you’ll find it’s a small team vibe, meaning you’ll get to know everyone quickly, have plenty of opportunities to develop, and can grow your career in a supportive environment. 

If you’re looking for easy city living with the great outdoors on your doorstep, then Dunedin is for you!   

Business units in the location

The Audit business unit in Dunedin serves clients from various industries, ranging from large international clients to government entities and charities throughout the lower South Island. As a graduate joining our Audit team in Dunedin, you’ll have the opportunity to work on financial statement audits, control audits, and provide valuable insights and recommendations to a variety of clients to help improve their business operations.

The size of the office allows for greater exposure to a variety of clients and industries, which provides a broader learning experience for graduates. The Dunedin office has a strong connection to the local business community, which creates unique opportunities for professional growth and development. Our graduates also benefit from working in a close-knit environment as the Audit team is reasonably small compared to other offices across the country.

Tax and Business Advisory at Deloitte provides assistance and guidance to clients in navigating complex tax laws and regulations, optimizing their tax positions, and achieving their business objectives. As a graduate joining Deloitte, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a diverse range of clients across industries, from multinational corporations to startups and individuals.

In Tax, you’ll gain exposure to various areas such as corporate tax, international tax, indirect tax, transfer pricing, and tax planning. You’ll also work closely with clients to help them understand their tax obligations, identify tax-saving opportunities, and ensure compliance.

In Business Advisory, you’ll learn from leaders and support the provision of strategic advice and solutions to help clients address their unique business challenges. This could involve conducting financial analysis, developing business plans, performing due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, evaluating risk management strategies, and assisting with regulatory compliance.

Our Dunedin people

“I like the Dunedin office because of its modern luxurious design with great views over the town and harbour. Having two large monitors at my desk is a great bonus, especially when working with large spreadsheets.”

“The Dunedin office has a bustling feel with 360 degree views of our beautiful city, a perfect environment for producing our best work, hosting guests and social events.”

If you would like to start your career in the Dunedin office, click below for job opportunities in this location: