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Senior Consultant - Government Incentives

Location:  Auckland
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  22 Apr 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1470510


Mā te kahukura ka rere te manu I With wings a bird will fly 


At EY we believe that whoever you are, your uniqueness helps us stand apart.

We bring together extraordinary people, like you, to build a better working world.


Kei a koe te mana I The choice is yours

As a Senior Consultant in our national incentives team, you will draw on your technical knowledge gained from your experience in industry to advise and support our clients in accessing non-dilutive funding


You will work with technology-active businesses to understand their development objectives and drivers, analysing complex project information to assess eligibility for the R&D tax incentive and other government grants.

As part of our high performing team, you will prepare detailed work papers and reports to help deliver exceptional results to EY’s clients and play a pivotal role in supporting innovation and growth in the NZ economy.


Ō Pūmanawa I What we’re looking for 


Here’s our ‘wish list’ but don’t worry if you don’t tick all the boxes. We’re interested in your strengths, what you want to learn, and how far you want to go.

  • Genuine interest in business, innovation and technology
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to engage effectively with a range of stakeholders
  • Robust data skills and a capacity to articulate scientific and technical information succinctly to different audiences
  • Strong relationship builder with excellent influencing and questioning skills
  • Ability to work well in high performing team environments
  • Undergraduate and/or postgraduate qualifications in Information Technology / Software, Science, Engineering or Computer Science.
  • Experience in a business technical/R&D environment.

Kuhu mai ki a EY I Come, be a part of EY  


In our friendly, collaborative environment, you’ll receive the support, formal training and coaching you need to progress quickly along the career path you choose. Not to mention the opportunity to be exposed and keep up to date with novel business models and cutting-edge technology trends.


Apply now… we’re over 1,000 perspectives in Aotearoa New Zealand and we’re ready to welcome yours.  


Diversity, equity, and inclusiveness (DE&I) are core to who we are, how we work and how we live our values. We hold a collective commitment to continue to drive an environment where all differences are valued, practices are equitable, and everyone experiences a sense of belonging — where people are inspired to team and lead inclusively in their interactions every day. We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities, cultures, sexual orientations, and gender identities and are committed to providing an equitable and barrier free recruitment experience for all.

We encourage you to share any support and adjustments you need to be your best and participate equitably in our recruitment process. We understand sharing your needs with us can be daunting, so if you have questions before or during your application, we welcome you to get in touch at . Anything you tell us will be kept completely confidential.


Whāia te iti kahurangi I The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. 


The salary range for this role is expected to be NZD 72,000 to NZD 82,000 dependent on skills and experience. This full-time role is for a minimum of 37.5 hours per week.


EY | Building a better working world 


Our preferred applicant will be required to undertake employment screening by EY or our external third-party provider.

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