Private Advisory Manager / Senior Manager

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Work type: Full time
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Private Advisory/Business Services

About the company

Grant Thornton is a leading business adviser that helps dynamic organisations to unlock their potential for growth. Our brand is respected globally, as one of the major global accounting organisations recognised by capital markets, regulators and international standards setting bodies.

About the role

At Grant Thornton we specialise in helping mid-sized businesses with a turnover of $10-$500m achieve their potential for growth. This market has opportunities and challenges throughout their business lifecycle, and require dynamic advisors who make business growth their priority. Understanding how to meet our client’s needs and support their growth journey means you will get involved a broad range of activities including:

  • Managing a portfolio offering a variety of international clients, corporate and privately owned businesses and collaborating with the teams across the firm
  • Building close working relationships with our clients
  • Develop and implement commercial structures to assist clients in achieving their business and personal goals
  • Provide proactive solutions to clients
  • We will provide you with the tools (our 6 box model) to change the conversation you are having with clients
  • Develop and inspire a team consisting of associates and senior associates
  • Engage in business development activities to enhance your portfolio and build the specialisation you wish to develop
  • Using a technology platform that is leading edge amongst all firms across Australia

Skills and experience 

This role will suit someone with the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • 4 years’ experience in a CA environment
  • CA/CPA Qualified with a solid base Finance degree or similar
  • A focus on providing a compelling client experience for your portfolio of clients
  • We are looking for someone driven to take our service offering to the next level
  • Experience in leading the delivery of high quality and robust strategic advisory projects with a high level of independence and autonomy
  • Experience in coaching and managing team members and a motivation to inspire others
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to collaboratively work with and influence stakeholders at all levels of client organisations
  • Demonstrated flexible, adaptable and innovative approach to complex problem solving


At Grant Thornton we are committed to growing authentic and inclusive leaders who create a vibrant working environment. You are provided the opportunity to design your career goals, areas and industries you wish to specialise in. You will be provided an inspiring leader to coach and support you in achieving your goals and grow your career. We operate in a collaborative environment and offer the opportunity to lead a high performing team. Your ambition, strong work ethic and commercial acumen will be recognised and rewarded, and lead to a defined pathway towards a Partner..

We recognise the increasing importance of flexible work options and family friendly work practices in maintaining a diverse, adaptive and high performing workforce able to meet our current and future business needs.


  • Attractive salary
  • Free annual gym membership
  • Regular social events

How to apply

To apply, please click on the Apply Now button, complete our online application form and upload your CV.

If you experience any technical difficulties applying please contact the Grant Thornton People & Culture team on



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