Director - Audit, Assurance & Risk Consulting (Government & Health)


  • Join a Big Four, industry leading Team
  • Work with prestigious clients and projects
  • Choose the way you want to work by embracing our flexible work arrangements

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. We are looking for talented people who share our purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change for our clients, our people and our communities.

KPMG’s Risk Consulting practice is a market leader in providing excellence in enterprise governance, risk management and control services. Our Internal Audit, Risk & Compliance Services (IARCS) division helps leading organisations establish or transform their internal audit and risk management functions to consistently  deliver strategic business value.  

We now have an opening for a Director to join the IARCS leadership team to broaden our footprint in the Government and Health sectors in Queensland.

Your opportunity

You’ll play an important role in leading the development of our client relationships in the Government & Health sectors and in providing inspirational leadership, embedding a culture that supports the development of our exceptional people. Your role will see you:

  • Focus on building exceptional, trusted relationships with clients during that pave the way to developing new future business
  • Developing compelling and differentiated value propositions in opportunity pursuits that respond to and address our clients’ real needs
  • Work in collaboration with colleagues across the wider IARCS team nationally and across broader service lines in KPMG to leverage expertise and innovation to support delivery of excellent service
  • Overseeing complex client engagements, acting as a key contact with senior stakeholders
  • Bring passion and deep expertise that positions you as an inspirational role model and leader in the IARCS team 
    Supporting a high performance culture to consistently deliver quality outcomes for clients and great development opportunities for junior colleagues 

How are you Extraordinary?

At KPMG, we believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.

To be considered or this opportunity, your qualifications, skills & experience could include: 

  • Working in and / or managing internal audit functions / engagements in large complex government related organisations and central agencies. Qualifications
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications and a relevant post-graduate professional qualifications such as CA/CPA, CIA etc.
  • A successful track record in a senior Internal Audit,  Risk or Assurance position in the government or health sectors, ideally in a Consulting capacity   
  • A keen ability to analyse information quickly using innovative solutions to solve complex problems
  • Highly developed report writing, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to prepare well presented, succinct and compelling business development material, including proposals, case studies and other sector specific material
  • The ability to engage, lead and inspire your team to achieve personal success and great results for the business
    Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • A highly collaborative approach and the confidence and impact to influence diverse senior stakeholders in a complex, matrix organisation structure

What we offer you

We offer rewarding careers for outstanding professionals, ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative and inclusive culture, and flexible and agile work practices that focus on our people's wellbeing to drive innovation and entrepreneurship. We also believe that our business plays a distinct and vital role in helping solve important social and environmental issues; and use our unique skills and expertise to help create positive and lasting impacts for our communities.

We believe diversity of thought, background and experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities. We are consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and our inclusive culture promotes the development of our people irrespective of gender, ethnicity, generation, flexible work status, family circumstances, sexual orientation or disability.

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of KPMG and its ongoing success. So if you want a career where you can use your deep expertise to deliver real results, talk to us first.

Please apply for this position by submitting your confidential application online.

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