Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Sydney


Manager - Accounting Consulting Services Team-SYD0007BR

Sydney based
Flexible & Family Friendly Workplace
Develop your Accounting Career in an Advisory Capacity
Are you someone who enjoys project management and looking to progress your technical Accounting knowledge in a consultative role? Join the Accounting Consulting Services Team and you will assist our clients address the accounting standard changes facing their business. The team combines accounting, IT, process and industry expertise to offer tailor-made solutions which enable the client to integrate the new standard requirements across the whole organisation. You will work with high profile clients to assess the impact and help convert & embed the changes.
Due to growth, promotion and global secondments, the opportunity now exists for a change focused individual to join our prestigious Accounting Consulting Services team in Sydney on a flexible or full time arrangement.
As a Manager in the Accounting Consulting Services team you will:

Provide guidance and advice to clients and engagement teams on accounting and financial reporting queries
Develop deep technical knowledge and expertise in the application and interpretation of accounting standards & regulatory changes
Develop Project-enabling tools and Templates to help clients facilitate the implementation of projects.
Educate & communicate with clients around regulatory changes
Be part of a team managing process & system changes
Build a reputation within the firm as a subject matter expert for your area of interest
Stay connected to our Global Accounting Consulting Services network to stay abreast of issues impacting our clients and engagement teams
Be presented with opportunities to be involved in leading training, presenting at internal & external conferences, developing thought leadership and to contribute to team initiatives.
To be considered for an opportunity with this team, you will:

CA Qualified
Previous Experience in a Big 4 or complex accounting environment
Possess strong technical knowledge and an understanding of accounting standards (IFRS)
Exposure to US GAAP / UK GAAP (highly regarded)
Experience in advising on and dealing with the practical application of complex accounting issues
Be comfortable dealing with ambiguity and working with clients to help establish & project manage a best fit change approach
Be intuitive in your thinking and able to quickly absorb and grasp technical information and identify the implications for clients and engagement teams
Be a motivated team player willing to work in a dynamic environment across all industry sectors
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.
Stephanie Rankin 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

About the company

PricewaterhouseCoopers (trading as PwC) is a multinational professional services network. It is one of the largest professional services firms in the world, and is one of the Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, EY and KPMG. Vault Accounting 50 has ranked PwC as the most prestigious accounting firm in the world for six consecutive years, as well as the top firm to work for in North America for two consecutive years.

PwC is a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 195,400 people. It had total revenues of $34.0 billion in FY 2014, of which $15.1 billion was generated by its Assurance practice, $8.8 billion by its Tax practice and $10.0 billion by its Advisory practice.

The firm was formed in 1998 by a merger between Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse. The trading name was shortened to PwC in September 2010 as part of a rebranding.

As of 2014 PwC United States is the 5th-largest privately owned organization in the United States.

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