Senior Associate/Assistant Manager, Data Analytics, Digital Assurance - Sydney


Job Description

The Covid-19 pandemic is creating seismic challenges around the world. Our purpose, to build a better working world, has never been more important. Life at EY has been transformed dramatically but our strong culture of flexible and remote working has helped EY people navigate new ways of working and remain connected with each other and our clients.

A better working world truly starts with the people at EY who are building it every day. Now more than ever we need talented people from diverse backgrounds to help our clients navigate the complexities of this Transformative Age: people with the passion, curiosity and drive to make things better.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Associate or Assistant Manager to join the Digital Assurance team in our Sydney office. This role is offered on a flexible full-time basis. This role will continue to build our analytics capabilities for our digital audit and innovation initiatives. You will use your data analytics, ETL capabilities and project management experience to support external financial audits, whilst also working with the wider assurance digital team to build new and transform existing capabilities.

Your key responsibilities

You will deliver results by using data analytics to deal with large, disparate volumes of data to assist your client group gain critical insights. Your ability to evaluate, identify and extract data from complex IT systems will ensure success in this role. You will have a chance to lead a team whilst also work with the ASX top 50 listed clients and the latest data systems to enjoy a truly rewarding and successful career at EY. 

  • Helping clients to identify and extract required data from complex IT systems including SAP and Oracle

  • Be first point of contact for your projects and providing guidance to other team members

  • Using analytical and visualisation software to access, transform, integrate, analyse and visualise client data to help solve real problems and identify real opportunities through identification of anomalies and unusual patterns and trends in data

  • Delivering results by using automated data analytics solutions to deal with large, disparate volumes of data, to gain critical insights quickly

  • Assisting in the development of additional analytics capability within the Assurance Digital team

Skills and attributes for success

  • Tertiary education qualification(s) in Business, IT or STEM related disciplines

  • 3-5 years experience in an analytics role

  • Experience with using Alteryx, Tableau, Spotfire or PowerBI to access, transform, integrate, analyse and visualise client data

  • Experience with Databases such as Microsoft SQL or Oracle SQL

  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, HTML/CSS, JavaScript

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • A passion for working with data and learning new methodologies, applications and skills for analysis

  • Experience in a professional services firm (not essential)

  • Experience in RPA development using tools such as Blue Prism is a plus

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your performance. In addition, our comprehensive

package can be tailored to your individual needs, to give you the freedom to manage your role in a way that’s right for you. This includes;

  • a variety of flexible working and leave arrangements

  • personalised

    including coaching and support to help you build your career and access to formal learning so you can develop the skills you’ll need to thrive in the future

  • a range of tools and benefits to guide and support your health and wellbeing throughout your entire EY career.

About EY

At EY, we hold a collective commitment to foster an environment where all differences are valued and respected, practices are equitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. Through our inclusive leadership behaviours, a variety of internal networks, flexible working and mentoring programs, you will have the support and flexibility to build an exceptional career.

EY is committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process for people with disability. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process in order to equitably participate, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application via or

+61 3 8650 7788

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The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

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The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their external third-party provider.

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