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Operational Risk Senior Consultant, Christchurch

Christchurch Risk Advisory - Operational Risk
Permanent Full-Time

The opportunity

A truly effective operational risk capability is an essential dimension of any organisation's risk management structure. Deloitte Risk Advisory helps a broad range of organisations better align their operational risk, processes and controls with their key objectives and outcomes with a focus on value creation as well as value protection.

We are currently looking for a motivated, ambitious and dedicated professional with strong operational and financial risk and controls improvement experience to join our growing Risk Advisory Services team in Christchurch.

The location

Located on the east coast of New Zealand's South Island, Christchurch has a world-renowned adventure playground on its doorstep - it is bordered by the Pacific Ocean, beautiful Banks Peninsula and the rich farmlands of the Canterbury Plains. The towering Southern Alps are less than 100 kilometres away and the resort towns of Queenstown, Wanaka and Milford Sound are all within easy reach.

What you'll do

This is a career opportunity to grow your business, risk, process improvement and advisory skills within a Big 4 environment with a strong focus on mentoring and team success. As a Senior Consultant you will work with partners and senior staff on a range of challenging projects to help our clients improve their organizations, helping them identify opportunities to reduce risks, streamline processes and optimize financial and operational performance. Actively participate in decision making with engagement management and seek to understand the broader impact of current decisions. Develop organisational policy, process and control frameworks and supporting documentation for business assessment, review and advice.

Our team

We are a diverse team with diverse range of skill sets - amongst our team we have a keen mountaineer, a table tennis champion and other hidden talents which you might discover. We have the largest risk advisory services team in the South Island with extensive knowledge in IT Advisory, Security Architecture, Cyber Risk, Forensic, Discovery, Governance, Risk Management and Internal Audit.

Your profile

  • 3-5 years' experience in Operational Risk, Process Improvement and/or Internal Audit
  • Bachelor's degree (in Accounting, Business Administration, Management Information / Systems, Accounting Information Systems or related field)
  • Understanding of risks, controls and assurance and their linkages
  • Good knowledge of internal controls and business processes, and improvement
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent written skills as reporting will be a large part of the role
  • An energetic and proactive attitude
  • Excellent time management and communication skills

If interested please click here to apply with your CV & cover letter or alternately call Dasham Bedi on +64 9 303 0745 for a confidential discussion.

Who are Deloitte?

We bring together 1400 specialists professionals providing audit, tax, technology and systems, strategy and performance improvement, risk management, corporate finance, business recovery, forensic and accounting services nationwide.

At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in different ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated.


At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organisation. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.

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