EY Senior Consultants - Risk - Financial Services Risk Management in NS, Australia

Title: Senior Consultants - Risk - Financial Services Risk Management

Location: AU-NS-Sydney

Job Number: SYD0032L

Join the Financial Services Risk Management practice and you will provide a well-integrated broad array of risk management services to capital market participants within global banking, capital markets, asset management and insurance. FSRM products and services include Anti-Money Laundering, Regulatory Compliance, Prudential Supervision, Bank Holding Company reporting, Credit Risk/ Capital Adequacy/ Liquidity Risk, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Enterprise Risk, Structured Finance and Quantitative Advisory Services.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The opportunity

The Financial Services Risk Management (FSRM) team is in a substantial growth phase, and as a result we are looking for Senior Consultants 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

  • Advising the largest financial institutions on a range of prudential and supervisory issues.

  • Conduct risk management advice and framework design and operational effectiveness.

  • Risk culture assessment and change programs.

  • Regulation and compliance advisory.

  • Credit Risk, Market Risk, Insurance Risk, Prudential.

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


To qualify for the role you must have

  • 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 we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about cyber and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

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.

Make your mark.

Apply now.