EY Consultants & Senior Consultants – People Advisory Services - Canberra in CT, Australia

Title: Consultants & Senior Consultants – People Advisory Services - Canberra

Location: AU-CT-Canberra

Job Number: CAN00118

Expressions of Interest - People Advisory Services – Canberra

One of Australia’s leading consultancy firms, EY, is looking for Consultants and Senior Consultants to help build a better working world in our People Advisory Services (PAS) team. We’re looking for people with diverse backgrounds and unique perspectives.

As a PAS Consultant/Senior Consultant, you will help our clients address complex issues relating to organisation transformation, end-to-end employee lifecycles, effective talent deployment and workforce planning.


About The Opportunity

As a PAS Consultant or Senior Consultant based in Canberra, you will work almost exclusively with Australian Government clients to help them maximise their most important workforce asset – people. Working in a networked, high-performing team that delivers exceptional client service, you will help our client’s serve the Australian public. This may include organisational transformation, workforce planning, cultural and behavioural change, governance and HR strategy and data analytics.

Through structured learning and development and a wide variety of practical experience, you’ll build your skill set and the consultancy and analytical capabilities required to solve complex people challenges. You will also have the opportunity to work for and directly with leading public sector minds, including former departmental secretaries sector leaders in Education, Health and Defence.

Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

About you

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate strong problem solving skills and the ability to work in complex and dynamic environments. We are looking for people with diverse backgrounds in consulting or Government with strong interpersonal skills. You will have:

  • Between 1-3 years experience working with Government and/or a consulting background;

  • Ability to learn and apply new concepts rapidly;

  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills;

  • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal);

  • Proven quantitative and qualitative analysis skills;

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills; and

  • A current Australian Government security clearance is preferred, but not essential.

To be eligible for this role you also must be an Australian Citizen for government security clearance purposes.

About us

EY is a global professional services organisation providing advisory, assurance, tax and transaction services. We are committed to doing our part in building a better working world, to help create wider economic and social benefits today, and a strong legacy for a better tomorrow.

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You will be required to fill in personal details, attach your curriculum vitae and submit a one page ‘pitch’ for the role, detailing your relevant skills, experience and attributes.

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by Ernst & Young or by their external third party provider.

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