Assurance – Tech Risk – Senior Manager

  • Company:
    Pwc New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    8 hours ago
  • Category:

Who are we?

We’re a team of trusted business advisors who work alongside our clients and build long lasting relationships that create value. Our people are what make us the leading professional services firm in New Zealand – full of energy, challenge, and opportunities. Our values are at the centre of who we are; it decides the way we think, who we employ and how we work.

What would you be doing?

We’re looking for a “Tech savvy” Senior Manager to join our Risk Assurance team here in Auckland. In today’s business world, Technology environments are becoming increasingly complex and present heightened risks which threaten the operation of an organisation’s day-to-day activities. Confidence in the integrity, availability and confidentiality of these IT systems is becoming increasingly important. 

We provide pragmatic solutions to our clients in relation to Technology & Security risk related issues. These may be delivered through existing external and internal audit programmes of work or as stand alone projects. Specifically focussing on:

  • Technology & Security Resilience 

  • Technology Operations 

  • Technology Assurance

  • Technology Change

  • Cloud Strategy and Adoption

  • Cyber Security

  • In this role your day to day responsibilities could include:

  • Planning and conducting engagements including determining the risks, scope, and value upfront and monitoring progress throughout engagements

  • Contributing to driving and leading delivery of engagements to Risk Assurance clients including client relationship management and business development

  • Development and execution of project plans and deliverables

  • Assessment and management of project risks and commercial targets

  • Working with Partners and Directors to build and manage client relationships. This includes new and existing clients

  • Leading engagement teams where you will coach and review the work of juniors

  • Identifying and evaluating risks/impact associated with identified issues

  • Interacting directly with client management, internal engagement partners, directors, managers and other internal teams

  • Preparing and submitting reports on the results of our work, including recommending improvements

  • What do you need to bring to the role?

  • At least 8 years of relevant work experience in risk focused role, with an excellent understanding of Cyber/IT auditing standards and methodologies (for example, COBIT, NIST, CIS, ISO, ITIL, DevOps, Agile)

  • Experience working in a professional services firm or IT security advisory or consultancy 

  • Fluent in the English language with good verbal and written communication skills

  • You’ll be at ease interacting with people at all levels and will demonstrate your dedication to providing exceptional client service. You will possess a flexible working style and will be comfortable managing conflicting deadlines and requirements. Your toolkit will include report writing, presentation skills, and the ability to coach more junior members of the team. You will have a want to develop your skills in managing teams and clients, for which on the job coaching and formal, structured learning and development will be provided.

    Why is PwC a great place to work?

    Today’s constantly changing commercial world requires us to be proactive with our professional and personal development. At PwC, you will have an unrivalled level of access to industry expertise, both locally and through our wider global network of member firms, where you’ll be enabled by cutting-edge technology and a culture of self-disruption. We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and with an increasingly agile workforce drive flexible working to get the best out of our people. At PwC, we aim to inspire, motivate and reward our people to succeed in all areas of their lives.

    What next?

    If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. To submit your details click ‘apply now’.

    Candidates outside New Zealand: Please note that due to current border restrictions, applicants who are currently located outside of New Zealand cannot be considered unless you hold New Zealand Citizenship or Permanent Residency. 

    Ngā mihi mahana

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