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Experienced Analyst | External Audit - Private Market | Melbourne

Date:  13-May-2022

Melbourne, VIC, AU

Department:  Audit and Assurance

Job Requisition ID: 27501 

  • Flexible work arrangements – work in a way that suits you best    

  • Subsidised professional qualifications    

  • Join a growing Audit function undergoing significant investment   


Imagine yourself thriving in a supportive environment, building on your Audit and IPO experience with a diverse range of clients. Are you in?  


What will your typical day look like?   


This is an exciting career opportunity for a career focused Senior Analyst to join our private market external audit service offering within the Deloitte Audit & Assurance business unit.  
As part of the role you will and gain exposure to a range of high profile and complex accounting issues and work on those clients:  

  • Support in delivery of financial statement audits for active Australian and international private companies, not-for-profit organisations, private equity firms and VC firms across a wide range of industries  

  • Exposure to prospectus processes and IPO readiness services  

  • Opportunity to work with our clients through the entire M&A lifecycle including advice on transactions (trade sale, financial sponsorship, IPO) including related accounting and tax matters and reviewing sale and purchase agreements.  


You will have the opportunity to work with our Technical Accounting and Audit Quality teams as well as specialists in services areas such as Technology and Internal Controls, Tax & Legal, Risk Advisory and Consulting. Beyond this, you will have the opportunity to explore both overseas and internal transfers that broaden and amplify your professional development within the world’s largest professional services firm.   

About the team  


Welcome to the A&A Private Market team– a specialist audit team that focuses purely on the private market. Our collaborative team values hard work and is committed to offering advice to a list of top-tier private clients ranging from start-up founders through to established household names. In Audit & Assurance, our specialist accounting skills empower clients with a crystal-clear understanding of their financial position. We don’t just understand our clients’ businesses, we excavate major opportunities and identify risks beyond traditional financial reporting functions. Through constant collaboration and professional development, we turn clients’ frustration into assurance with our sophisticated and tailored advice on corporate transactions like acquisitions, divestments, recapitalisations and capital raisings.  


Enough about us, let’s talk about you  

We’re looking for someone with:     

  • An Undergraduate degree in Commerce, Finance, Business and/or Accounting  

  • Completed (or close to completion) CA qualification or equivalent  

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in external audit (ideally from a Big 4 or mid-tier accounting services firm)  

  • Experience with a variety of industries is crucial – our clients come from diverse backgrounds  

  • Ability to identifying business and financial risks, plan audits and run engagements acting as senior in charge  

  • A great teammate with the ability to work independently when required, with a natural talent in multi-tasking and time management  



Why Deloitte?    


At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated.  


We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive.   


We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.  


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Sound exactly like the sort of role for you? Apply now!   







By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.