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Consultant/Senior Consultant - Government Incentives

Location:  Melbourne
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  14-Nov-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  1041481

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. 



Consultant/Senior Consultant – Government Incentives


How do I build an exciting and challenging career whilst helping companies grow and prosper by providing Government Funding Assistance?


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.


What’s in it for you?


As our Consultant/Senior Consultant you will advise and support our clients in their funding strategy to drive innovation, expand growth and their ESG agenda, by accessing various government incentives, such as R&D tax incentives and other government grants and concessional loans.


  • If you enjoy problem solving skills, curious about learning about a variety of technologies and wanting to understand a cross section of industry sectors by working with key stakeholders from CEO, CFO and Chief Science/Engineers and Technologist.
  • If you are interested in understanding how companies grow and prosper from a financial, technology and operational aspect and you want to learn more about project development, economic evaluation and commercial decision-making, innovation, and commercialisation
  • If you want to develop your advisory experience by working with a broad range of key stakeholders, ranging from government departments, domestic and multinational businesses or higher education institutes 



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.

  • Strong written and verbal communication, with willingness to learn by asking the right questions
  • Ability to understand disparate sets of information and data; and a capacity to articulate scientific and technical information succinctly to different audiences
  • Undergraduate and/or postgraduate qualifications which may include Economics, Business, Law, Engineering/Science/IT/Life Sciences, Journalism, Entrepreneurship/Innovation related


What we can offer you



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At EY we take inclusivity seriously, and we’re committed to removing barriers and improving the employment prospects of people with disability or long-term health conditions. 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 or +61 3 8650 7788 (option 2). Anything you tell us will be kept completely confidential.


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.



EY | Building a better working world

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


EY | Building a better working world 
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