Oceania Data Delivery Portfolio Manager/Senior Manager - Assurance

  • Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EY Australia
  • 21 Apr 19

Oceania Data Delivery Portfolio Manager/Senior Manager - Assurance

EY's commitment to the quality and integrity of our audits is exemplified by our global audit methodology and our thorough quality controls that are applied to every client engagement. Together with our substantial investments in technology, knowledge, and learning resources on behalf of our audit professionals, this commitment enables us to deliver quality assurance services to our clients and their stakeholders.

The use of data analytics and automation is a key focus of EY's Assurance practice and an integral part of the audit services we provide to our clients. The APAC technology and operational solutions team collaborates with Assurance teams and IT to deliver strategic technology solutions for a wide range of clients.

The opportunity

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for an excellent career opportunity in a new and dynamic team in Sydney. The successful candidate will be an experienced Manager or Senior Manager and reporting line will be to the APAC Data Delivery Leader in Sydney.

Your key responsibilities

  • The Oceania Data Delivery Portfolio Manager/Senior Manager will be responsible for managing and maintaining all operational elements of the Oceania data delivery environment (inclusive of both application and infrastructure)
  • Managing the business requirement for the Data Delivery Infrastructure and Automation for the Oceania Assurance business
  • Oversee the technology budget for the Oceania Data Delivery Infrastructure and Automation
  • Managing all projects for Oceania Data Delivery Infrastructure and Automation
  • Managing offshore team in the Philippines who perform the transformation of files and delivery of analytics for Audit Teams.
  • Liaising with Oceania Assurance Leaders and APAC Data Delivery Leader to prioritise and deliver technology projects for Oceania Data Delivery.
  • Provide daily, weekly and ad hoc reporting for leadership
  • Prepare user guides and documentation for support enablement
  • Prepare business communications for system outages and testing events
  • Ability to facilitate continuous improvement
Skills and attributes for success
  • Ability to build relationships with leadership and all levels of staff, (face-to-face and virtually) effectively
  • Strong sense of accountability, good initiative, and can work independently under pressure
  • Integrity within a professional environment
  • Ability to 'self-manage', keep to deadlines, communicate work progress and escalate high issues when required.
  • Ability to work in the detail yet have discussions of a strategic nature with leadership.

To qualify for the role you should ideally have
  • Tertiary qualification with Project Management experience
  • External audit experience
  • Experience in deployment and support of technology and/or analytics solutions.
  • Good understanding and keen interest in IT
  • Strong attention to detail is required whilst not losing focus on the bigger picture
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills
Ideally, you'll also have
  • Immediate availability (preferred)
  • Experience working for a global Big4 accounting firm
What we look for

We're interested in leaders with confidence to drive strategic digital initiatives. You can expect 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.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and the value you bring. Our Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working, career development, and an extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings. We are happy to consider formal and informal flexible working arrangement. To find out how some of our people are using these arrangements to help them achieve a lifestyle balance, please click here .

Who we are

EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer offering a vast range of internal networks including Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network. These provide our people with the opportunity to connect across offices and allow us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance , tax , transaction and advisory services , we're using the finance products, knowledge and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

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