Grant Thornton Ireland

Senior Consultant

04 Nov 2022
04 Dec 2022
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Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Senior Consultant – Business Risk Services

Work location: Dublin

Service line: Business Risk Service

Employment type: Permanent

The Grant Thornton Business Risk Services (BRS) Corporate team is currently seeking a driven and self-motivated Senior Consultant, ideally with a professional services background. This candidate should be comfortable in delivering across product lines and client sectors.

The BRS Corporate team delivers a variety of services to our clients’ who are based in the life sciences, food/ agriculture, construction, industrial, technology, energy, multi-national and public sectors.

Our services include:

  • Risk Consulting – ERM, GRC, TPRM
  • Internal Audit
  • Third party assurance - SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 3
  • IT Risk & Assurance – ITGC, BCM, Cloud

Candidates for this Senior Consultant role should be fully qualified with distinct and relevant experience of the best practice methodologies and standards underpinning risk advisory, internal audit, SOC and IT services.

This role provides strong candidates with the opportunity to become a key member of the team and play a part in the continued and successful growth of the business unit whilst working closely with colleagues throughout the firm in a rapidly growing area of the business.

This role will be attractive to individuals who can rise to a challenge, who are adaptable and enjoy working in a dynamic environment. It offers highly attractive career development and progression opportunities.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Working on client site and/ or remotely as part of client project teams
  • Reporting to on-site and off-site Grant Thornton management
  • Providing risk advisory, internal audit, SOC and IT risk services and advice to clients
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Self-motivated with good initiative
  • Good level of IT literacy with a track record of using the full MS Office suite

Experience/ Qualifications

  • Qualified accountant or part-qualified with significant relevant experience
  • Relevant qualifications ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CISP, CISA, PRINCE 2
  • 3+ years’ experience in risk, internal audit, in practice or industry


  • A competitive compensation package with a defined career path
  • Relocation support (where applicable)
  • Training and support from our dedicated learning and development team
  • Defined Contribution Pension Plan
  • Subsidised healthcare insurance
  • Wedding leave
  • Hybrid working week – blended arrangement where you can work from home, at the Grant Thornton office or client sites depending on business, client and teams needs
  • 3pm finish on Fridays during the summer months and before a bank holiday

Grant Thornton gives you the opportunities, resources and flexibility to create a career that empowers your passion.

At Grant Thornton, our people are at the heart of our business. Our teams are built with a variety of background, cultures, age, gender, gender identity, ability and family types to ensure we have a diversity of thought in everything we do. Grant Thornton is committed to ensuring that every staff member can bring their whole selves to work and that individuality is embraced.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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