Data Assurance, Senior Manager


Job Type:Full Time
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  • Flexible work options - work smarter in a way that suits your lifestyle.
  • 18 weeks paid parental leave (for mums, dads & foster carers), with no minimum service
  • Partner with leading organisations to transform their business

The Opportunity

At PwC, we help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From improving healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting Australia’s start up industry, you’ll build trust in society and solve important problems.

Our Data Assurance team work with clients to deliver crucial insight through data analytics and data visualisation. We also use data to transform external and internal audit approaches by embedding data analytics through the entire audit lifecycle. We also help our clients to establish the right controls, processes and structures to ensure that decisions are based on accurate information.

As the Senior Manager you will help to drive our Finance Operations Advisory service offering. Our objective in FOA is to work with CFO’s to enhance and optimise their finance teams. The role will help to embed data analytics and automation into the processes of finance teams. This will also include providing assistance to client's as they build their own data analytics capability, develop governance frameworks and structures, blend and enrich their data and provide insightful visualisations on top that empower data driven decision making.

About you

Your deep experience in working with Finance teams, or in Financial Planning and Analysis roles, has helped you to see the power of using data analytics to transform the way finance teams work. This role will give you the opportunity to develop your skills towards becoming a true finance data scientist. Data Science has been described as the ideal profession for the 21st century, and the Data Scientist possesses skills in Business, Programming, Applied Mathematics, and Communication.

With your demonstrated strengths in business understanding and communication as a base, you will have the opportunity at PwC to receive training and exposure in the other disciplines of Data Science, so that you can broaden your skills and position yourself for a highly rewarding career.

Your colleagues can vouch that you:

  • Act with integrity and show care for the people you work with
  • Are a confident communicator with excellent written and verbal skills
  • Possess strong experience in data visualisation with Tableau (or QlikSense or PowerBI)
  • Demonstrate experience using, or possess a strong desire to learn, and become proficient in Alteryx
  • Have extensive experience in developing finance/management reporting and budget processes
  • Demonstrate a strong business and commercial acumen
  • A numerate degree-level qualification and post qualification (CA,MBA,CPA, CIMA) is essential

Sound like you? Read on.

What we offer

Working for Australia’s largest professional services firm you’ll join a global network spanning 157 countries that delivers meaningful outcomes for a wide range of clients.

Our culture and benefits are why we’re LinkedIn’s number one Australian workplace. With state of the art offices and premium technology, each person has access to flexible work options. The dress policy is flexible too – you choose what you wear based on the work you do with your team and clients.

Fostering an inclusive culture and embracing differences is at the core of everything we do. PwC empowers you to be yourself and work with people from many backgrounds to achieve things never thought possible. Get involved in our employee-led diversity networks (cultural, disability, LGBTI or gender equality) and benefit from our best-in-class policies such as 18 weeks maternity/paternity leave, flexible work and gender equity.

Up for a challenge? We’re committed to helping our people unleash their potential. Hard work doesn’t go unrewarded and industry best coaching, mentoring, training and development are ready and waiting. If you hold a genuine desire to make a difference and want to surround yourself with like-minded, talented and driven individuals who strive to do the same, apply now.

PwC is committed to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Our Reconciliation Action Plan sets out our commitment to increase Indigenous employment. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

Eliza Wearn is the Recruitment Manager for the role. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

We welcome the opportunity to speak to candidates about our value proposition and recognition and reward approach. The minimum full time salary for this role is $130,000 including 9.5% Superannuation, however will be determined based on the skills and experience that the candidate brings. #LI-PWCLMT