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Quality&Risk -Senior Manager (Syd/Melbourne)

Date:  07-Apr-2021

Sydney, NSW, AU Melbourne, VIC, AU

Department:  Internal Client Services

What will your typical day look like?

Consulting is rapidly growing and expanding its portfolio in large. In addition to this we are seeing an increase in:

  • New products, services and innovations resulting from new business offerings within the existing practice
  • sophisticated contracting and commercial models due to client contract terms and the nature of the services / products being delivered.
  • regional and cross business collaboration across the Asia Pacific region.


You will apply your skills in understanding and applying risk management policies and guidance, identifying and analysing information quickly and efficiently, and using innovative and creative solutions to solve problems. You shall advise senior stakeholders on maintaining the requisite level of quality on new business and on an existing portfolio of technology and advisory.


About the team 

The Consulting Quality and Risk Management team is dedicated to making an integral contribution to the execution of the Firm’s strategy, the prosperity of its clients and commitment to the public interest

This involves carefully balancing practice protection and commercial imperatives by working collaboratively, and in close consultation, with practitioners and partners within Consulting and across the firm.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you. 
You are someone with: 

  • 6+ years of professional services experience and/or experience in a similar role.
  • Passionate about clients, practical problem solving, recognising risk, and identifying quality deliverables
  • Experienced in conducting risk consultation with Lead Engagement Partners and Directors for large complex engagements
  • Ability to manage engagement acceptance processes with the business
  • Collaborating with business in devising strategies pertaining to scope, pricing, resourcing, sensitive data etc. to help mitigate any risks
  • Participating in Deal Review Board (DRB) meeting and undertake actions as required
  • Proactive approach in collaboration with other teams within the Deloitte Consulting ecosystem, such as the project delivery teams, Pursuit Centre of Excellence, Legal, Commercial etc on commercial, risk and quality related matters.
  • Providing advice and guidance to engagement teams on due diligence, contract development and negotiation, on-boarding etc.
  • Assisting as needed with engagement reviews and/ or issues that may arise during the lifecycle of the contract.
  • Experienced to review commercial engagement documentation e.g. Proposals, Statements of Work, Change Orders, etc.
  • Experience to challenge the status quo and bringing innovative ideas to quality and risk 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 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.

Next Steps 
Sound 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.