Risk & Compliance Senior Consultant | Client Independence

Date:  4 Jul 2024

Sydney, NSW, AU Melbourne, VIC, AU Perth, WA, AU Brisbane, QLD, AU

Department:  Enabling Areas

Job Requisition ID: 34935 

  • Flexible work arrangements - work in a way that suits you best.

  • Rewards platform - your hard work won't go unnoticed at Deloitte.

  • Mentoring programs – receive support and coaching to progress your career  


This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and detail-oriented individual to develop a career within the Quality & Risk group at Deloitte Australia. Audit firm independence is an area that draws attention from the regulators, the media and the public, and plays a vital role in protecting Deloitte and its reputation. We are open to candidates based in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or Perth.


What will your typical day look like?

As a valued member of our team, you'll find yourself at the heart of ensuring the integrity of Deloitte's operations. Your days will be filled with a variety of tasks, including reviewing and interpreting policies to guide real-world scenarios, collaborating with internal teams, and contributing to the maintenance of robust compliance systems.

You'll have the opportunity to make a tangible impact by assisting in the management of independence compliance and supporting the development of high-quality solutions.


About the team

You'll be joining a dedicated and collaborative team within Deloitte Australia's National Quality and Risk group. Our team is known for its interactive nature and fast-paced environment, providing critical support to the business across various locations. We pride ourselves on maintaining an effective independence quality control framework and fostering a culture of continuous improvement. Here, you'll find ample opportunities for growth and development while contributing to the success of the firm.


Enough about us, let’s talk about you.

You will have a positive attitude, be willing to learn and be a confident communicator. You may have all or some of the following skills / experiences:

  • 3+ years of prior experience in quality and risk management, within professional services, audit, financial services or banking.

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to interpret and apply rules to diverse circumstances.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, enabling you to articulate risk assessment findings and remediation requirements effectively.

  • Demonstrated project management skills, coupled with the ability to manage various workstreams and stakeholders.

  • Familiarity with independence compliance and relevant regulatory frameworks would be advantageous.

  • A detail-oriented mindset, focused on delivering accuracy and quality in all aspects of your work.

This is provided as a guide only – please don’t let it limit you if you think you’ve got something to add to our team.


Why Deloitte?  


At Deloitte, we focus our energy on interesting and impactful work. We’re always learning, innovating and setting the standard; making a positive difference to our clients and our society. We put coaching at the heart of what we do, helping our people grow their careers in any direction – whether it be up, moving into something new, or even moving across the world.  


We embrace diversity, equity and inclusion. We have a diverse collection of people from different backgrounds, with different experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. What binds us together is a shared commitment to value everyone’s perspective and to cultivate inclusion; so that our work environment is a safe space we can all belong. 


We prioritise flexibility and choice. At Deloitte, you get trust on Day 1. We know our people get their best work done when they’re in control of where and how they work, designing their work week around their client, team and personal commitments.


We help you live and work well. To support your personal and professional life, we offer a range of perks and benefits, including retail discounts, wellbeing leave, paid volunteering days, twelve flexible working options, market-leading parental leave and return to work support package. 


Next Steps

Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now, we’d love to hear from you!






By applying for this job, you’ll be assessed against the Deloitte Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards so that you can grow in your career, and we can provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally. The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.