Senior Manager - Financial Services

PwC Australia

  • Flexible work options - work smarter in a way that suits your lifestyle.
  • 18 weeks paid parental leave
  • Variety of Assurance opportunities across external audit, internal audit, risk management consulting
  • Career progression opportunities

Join PwC's prestigious Assurance team as an Audit Manager, where you'll work with some of the most impressive, knowledgeable professionals and top tier brands in the Financial Services sector.

The Opportunity
At PwC, we help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From improving healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting Australia's start up industry, you'll build trust in society and solve important problems. 

PwC's Assurance practice provides assurance on the financial performance and operations of our clients' businesses and is Australia's leading practice of its kind. Our clients are from all the financial services subsectors; banking, insurance, superannuation, wealth management, and real estate, providing you with an outstanding opportunity to specialise.  

Success does stem from a positive attitude, hard work and going the extra mile, but that's not all!

You will:

  • Lead a team on a range of assurance engagements ensuring completion in a timely manner. 
  • Have responsibility for a full range of assurance tasks including the planning, testing, reviewing and reporting stages on large and complex jobs.
  • Own and review the end to end audit processes for large financial services clients
  • Support Partners with special project work, including risk and regulatory consulting
  • Manage engagements from budgeting through to final reporting
  • Lead, coach and inspire junior staff members
  • Develop meaningful relationships with all your stakeholders - client and colleague alike
  • Contribute to the presentation of the reports to the Audit and Risk Committee or Board of Directors

About you
The brief is simple...

You will have exposure to all aspects of audit and statutory reporting. You will research and provide advice to clients on issues faced in relation to reporting and address client requests for assistance on a timely basis. You thrive in a collaborative and innovative culture and want to join a firm that values problem solvers, the kind of people who reimagine the possible for their clients and key stakeholders.

Your colleagues can vouch that you: 

  • Have spent the last 5 - 7 years in a similar role at a Big 4 or Second Tier firm, preferably in the Australian regulatory environment
  • Possess excellent working knowledge of IFRS Have a genuine ability to engage and influence clients
  • Show potential to lead and mentor those around you
  • Are ambitious, energetic and have a collaborative approach

Sound like you? Read on.

What we offer
Working for Australia's largest professional services firm you'll join a global network spanning 157 countries that delivers meaningful outcomes for a wide range of clients.

Our culture and benefits are why we're LinkedIn's number one Australian workplace. With state of the art offices and premium technology, each person has access to flexible work options. The dress policy is flexible too - you choose what you wear based on the work you do with your team and clients.

Fostering an inclusive culture and embracing differences is at the core of everything we do. PwC empowers you to be yourself and work with people from many backgrounds to achieve things never thought possible. Get involved in our employee-led diversity networks (cultural, disability, LGBTI or gender equality) and benefit from our best-in-class policies such as 18 weeks maternity/paternity leave, flexible work and gender equity. 

Up for a challenge? We're committed to helping our people unleash their potential. Hard work doesn't go unrewarded and industry best coaching, mentoring, training and development are ready and waiting. If you hold a genuine desire to make a difference and want to surround yourself with like-minded, talented and driven individuals who strive to do the same, apply now. 

Charlene Tooth is the Recruitment Manager for the role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all. 

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