Senior Consultant – Risk Transformation – Brisbane

We build a better working world by helping clients make better decisions, faster. We bring clarity to complex decision-making, helping our clients identify their most important risks, then building consensus and insight on the treatments, systems and strategies that will lead to best-practice risk management.


As an experienced risk transformation professional, you will know how to act as a ‘decision scientist’, participating in teams working on our client’s most important challenges relating to strategic risk management, business performance variability, business and process controls transformation, projects, security, resilience, enterprise governance, risk and control (GRC) technology enablement, risk culture, vendor and contract risk management, and IT risk management. In doing so, you will belong to an international network of specialists helping our clients navigate volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous environments, transforming risk functions and implementing solutions that support strategic risk management and governance.


We will support you with career-long training and coaching to develop your skills in risk strategy, risk function design, risk management, decision-making and performance enhancement. As EY is a global leading service provider in this space, you will be working with the best of the best in a collaborative environment. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


About the Opportunity


In your role as a Risk Transformation Senior Consultant you will be responsible for -


  • Participating in strategic risk engagements, including enterprise risk management, mega-project risk, resilience, digital, and IT risk technology implementation
  • Working effectively as a team member, and leading junior colleagues, accepting responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and updating senior team members on progress
  • Leading the preparation of reports and schedules for clients and other parties
  • Developing and maintaining productive working relationships with clients
  • Participating in business development initiatives


About You


Ideally you'll have three or more years previous experience working in Government or private enterprise, either as a risk manager, or in strategy, engineering, IT, project or similar roles, having gained experience in the following:


  • Enterprise Risk Management design, implementation and operation
  • Governance, risk and compliance functional experience
  • Compliance system development and management
  • Risk assessment, mitigation and remediation
  • Project management
  • Protective security and resilience


A Bachelor’s degree is a key selection criteria. A Commonwealth security clearance, Prince 2 project management, Risk and similar qualifications and certifications is highly desirable.

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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