Senior Analyst - SAS - Risk Analytics - Sydney

About the role

Focusing on the biggest risks to organisations, you will be part of a team that brings skills in data sourcing, analytics methods and tools and visual communication. This role will predominantly be SAS focused, so we are looking for a candidate with extensive experience in using SAS. Based in Sydney, we are looking for Analysts & Senior Analysts to get involved in the following:


  • Contribute to the design of analytical solutions in response to risk issues
  • Identify organisational risks and opportunities for process and system changes to better manage future risk.


  • Interact cohesively with other members of the Risk Analytics team, including being a buddy to new members of the team
  • Support recruitment of new team members.


  • Contribute to the analysis and interpretation of data towards relevant communications to explain the value of the work completed.


  • Assist in identifying and collecting data from enterprise systems and other related data sources.
  • Assist in assessing and determining the techniques and tools to be used in collection, analysis and communication for a project
  • Apply selected analytical techniques and tools to achieve project outcomes.
  • Evaluate and describe the reliability and utility of source information.

About you

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Australian Citizenship with an active Security Clearance (or ability to obtain a Security Clearance)
  • Bachelor degree or higher qualification in IT, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Commerce or equivalent field(s)
  • A solid technical grounding in SQL (SQL Server), SAS (Enterprise Miner), VBA or other programming languages
  • Experience in using SAS proficiently
  • Experience in working with data from enterprise systems (e.g. FMIS, HRIS, etc.)
  • Strong attention to detail and thoroughness in following systems and procedures
  • Ideally, experience in visual communication of analysis (e.g. Tableau, Qlikview, Qlik Sense, Power BI)
  • An understanding of the appropriateness of applying rules-based analytics and data driven analytics.
  • Ideally, exposure to project management principles
  • Ideally, experience in applying Risk Analytics to at least one of the following Risk Services solutions:
    • Forensic response and financial crime
    • Risk and controls transformation
    • Internal audit
    • Specialist risk services such as Security, Safety, Contracts and Major Projects.
  • Ideally, experience in applying Risk Analytics to at least one of the following industries:
    • Government
    • Financial Services & Insurance
    • Energy & Resources
  • Ideally, an understanding of core accounting and business concepts.

About us

We pride ourselves on our team of diverse, high performing Deloitte Professionals who are talented, supportive, inclusive and social – and who are at the heart of our success. Our aim is to ensure that all our people feel comfortable to bring their whole selves to work, and as a result, create a workplace that encourages the true spirit of 'And different'.

From day one at our firm you’ll be considered part of the Deloitte community and our development and career progression framework will help you develop the skills and capabilities you need to succeed – in every sense of the word.

Next Steps

If you have questions regarding this role the Talent Acquisition Team is available to have a confidential discussion. Regarding this role, you can contact James Francis via our Contact us section on our careers website.

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