EY Manager, Risk Advisory, Risk Assurance - Canberra in Canberra, Australia

Manager, Risk Advisory, Risk Assurance - Canberra


Requisition # CAN0014M

Post Date Dec 03, 2017

The opportunity

As Manager within the Risk Assurance team you will provide clients with a candid and reliable overview of their risk landscape and the controls in place. You will work with clients to help create trust and confidence in their financial reporting and internal control over financial reporting, provide assurance related to internal controls, assess risks and controls and provide industry/sector insights and thought leadership with a focus on risk and control matters.

Your key responsibilities

In your role as Manager you will plan and manage engagements, identify and manage clients IT risks and assess controls that help mitigate risks. You will manage the financial aspects of client engagements and communicate significant issues, fees, and estimates-to-complete to partners and client. Help partners generate new business opportunities and build client networks and relationships. Actively identify opportunities to better serve clients. You will also help develop our people through inspiring teamwork and effectively supervising, coaching, and mentoring all levels of staff.

Skills and attributes for success

  • You will build relationships with colleagues across the business, supporting them and promoting a collaborative culture with a ‘have a go attitude’

  • You will contribute to high quality deliverables underpinned by a keen attention to detail

  • Leadership, teamwork and client service skills

  • A structured approach to projects and documentation, and a demonstrated understanding of risk based auditing methodologies

  • A strategic, analytical and commercial mind-set and experience in one or more of the following industry sectors - Government, Technology & Media, Consumer, Retail, Industrial Products and/or Power & Utilities

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • Australian citizenship and the eligibility for security clearance

  • Extensive experience working as an IT auditor or IT risk adviser with a globally/nationally recognised professional services firm or large corporation

  • 6+ years experience in having applied relevant technical knowledge in either (a) financial statement audits; (b) internal or operational audits; (c) ISAE/ASAE3402/ SSAE16 engagements; and/or (c) ERP security and controls reviews

  • Demonstrated experience in leading teams, managing project delivery and engagement economics

  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills

  • A relevant Bachelor's and/or Post Graduate qualification

Ideally, you will also have:

  • Certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISA, IIA, CPRM, Risk & Compliance Management, PRINCE2, MPS/PMBOK, ITIL, PMO (or a willingness to pursue)

What we look for

We are looking for passionate leaders with clear vision and desire to stay on top of trends in the risk industry. If you have a genuine passion for helping businesses achieve the full potential, then this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

You’ll be encouraged to take ownership of your career, and given more opportunities to move into new areas, geographies or disciplines – if you want to. Your performance will be rewarded and recognised, so you are motivated to move quickly along your chosen career path. Plus we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive and equal opportunity employer, with a workforce that represents the diverse society that we live within. We are happy to consider formal and informal flexible working arrangements to allow you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance. We encourage you to talk to us about this during the recruitment process.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

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