EY Senior Consultant - Financial Services Risk Management – Sydney in Sydney, Australia

Senior Consultant - Financial Services Risk Management – Sydney


Requisition # SYD0032L

Post Date Jul 03, 2018

We are the only professional services organisation who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services Advisory and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver work from a global perspective. Read on to see where a career with EY can take you!

About the opportunity

Across the banking and capital markets, insurance, asset management, energy and corporate treasury sectors, our clients require integrated risk management and regulatory advice. You’ll help them by providing strategy and implementation support. You’ll work in high-performing teams alongside risk management professionals, quantitative analysts, risk technology architects, control professionals and former regulators. Together, you’ll help clients better assess and improve their risk and regulatory frameworks.

The Financial Services Risk Management (FSRM) team is in a substantial growth phase, and as a result we are looking for a Senior Consultant to join our successful and growing team. As part of our FSRM team, you’ll focus on client opportunities where your expertise can make a substantial impact. You’ll build valuable relationships with clients and develop strong capabilities, through both formal training and working with senior mentors and talented colleagues.

This role should appeal to professionals with a background in financial services, risk management & compliance, internal and/or external audit, who want to deepen or broaden their experience and have greater challenges in the work they perform.

Wide breadth of services of FSRM

  • Conduct risk management advice, remediation and transformation.

  • Conduct risk management framework design and operational effectiveness.

  • Risk culture assessment and change programs.

  • Regulation and compliance advisory.

  • Financial crimes, AML and sanctions advisory.

  • Specialist risk support for delivery of advisory, internal and external audit services.

Skills and attributes for success

  • 4+ years’ experience in the financial industry or in financial services consulting

  • Ideally experience working in a Risk Management function at a financial institution (e.g. Credit Risk, Market Risk, Operational Risk) or Regulatory Reporting function at a financial institution.

  • Generalist business consultancy experience.

  • Self-motivated with excellent communication skills (written and verbal), lots of energy and drive.

  • Graduate degree in finance, law, or commerce preferred. Post-graduate qualifications in commerce or risk management viewed favourably.

  • Professional/technical qualifications in risk management viewed favourably.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching 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

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing 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.

About EY

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. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

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

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Indigenous candidates are encouraged to apply.