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Senior Policy Advisor

Chartered Accountants ANZ
Mandurah, Australia
Closing date
May 19, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
We encourage Passion to Grow and improve

  • Exciting role within policy to shape the future of reporting
  • Take the lead and manage projects
  • Permanent, Full-time, Sydney, Melbourne, Wellington or Auckland, Hybrid working

If you are passionate about shaping policy and driving change in reporting and assurance, join us in making a difference


We are responsible for shaping the future of reporting and assurance standards in Australia and New Zealand. Dedicated to fostering integrity, transparency, and economic progress, we champion the role of accountants in addressing critical societal issues, including climate change and economic recovery.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Driving change and increasing influence in regulatory environments relevant to reporting and assurance, benefiting the public good.
  • Communicating reform agendas and activities effectively to members through various channels.
  • Continually exploring and addressing new and emerging policy matters related to reporting and assurance.
  • Drafting policy papers, submissions and releases that provide detailed and timely advice on policy issues.
  • Reviewing relevant standards and legislation, developing policy positions, drafting submissions, and delivering presentations.
  • Researching policy and technical issues, through engagement with members, and other experts.


You'll be influential with strong communication skills to drive initiatives forward. Your proficiency in technical writing ensures that even the most intricate concepts are conveyed with clarity and precision. Furthermore, you excel in stakeholder engagement, adept at fostering collaboration and managing relationships to facilitate seamless teamwork and project success. You'll also bring:

  • 5+ years' experience in accounting, policy, or related fields
  • Effective communication of complex issues
  • Proficiency in professional writing, including plain language
  • A collegiate approach to working with and listening to, members, colleagues, and a passion for working with people in a team-based environment.
  • Knowledge about reporting and assurance issues and CA roles
  • Understanding of policy objectives and legislative processes
  • CA qualification or equivalent


Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) represent more than 136,000 financial professionals, supporting them to build value and make a difference to the businesses, organisations, and communities in which they work and live.

Around the world, Chartered Accountants are known for their integrity, financial skills, adaptability, and the rigour of their professional education and training.


When you join us, you have an opportunity to develop great skills and strong networks and do something different and fresh with your career. To help you in your journey, our benefits include lifestyle discounts, access to LinkedIn Learning, and a hybrid working model that allows you to work from home but also time in the office for engagement and collaboration.


Simply select APPLY NOW and submit your application today. Applications close Wednesday, 15th May 2024.

CA ANZ welcomes applications from people of all ages, genders, cultural and linguistic backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Māori and Pacific peoples, people with a disability, and people who are diverse in gender and sexuality.

Other details
  • Job family Corporate
  • Pay type Salary

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