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EY Audit Seniors – Shipping and Industry sectors in Athens, Greece

Audit Seniors – Shipping and Industry sectors


Requisition # ATH000EZ

Post Date Dec 10, 2020

Our Audit practice is one of the most trusted, respected and influential organization in the industry. As part of our team, you will be using your skills and experience in order to give companies, investors and regulators confidence in the validity of financial statements andprovide meaningful insights into both accounting and reporting matters and business-critical information or processes.

The opportunity

This is a great opportunity to join the fast-growing Audit practice in Athens. You will be part of a team where you will receive exposure to some of EY's most diverse and exciting clients and be given all the skills, knowledge and opportunities to progress and become ready to build a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. Your work will be recognized and rewarded, and a solid career will lie ahead of you.Sounds interesting?

  • Leading day-to-day fieldwork and keeping engagement executives updated on Audit engagements

  • Effectively completing Audit processes with appropriate consideration of Audit risk issues and accounting technical matters

  • Embracing technology for a more efficient and effective Audit approach

  • Constantly developing your understanding of current market and industry trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to develop junior colleagues by providing on the job training on Audit skills and industry matters

  • Understanding our clients’ unique ambitions and needs and demonstrating a dedication to continually improve our services and broaden our business relationships where possible

Your industry-specific key responsibilities

  • Shipping :Actively tracking developments on financial reporting frameworks (IFRS and US GAAP) and reporting requirements (SEC, SOX 404) for US listed companies to demonstrate exceptional technical expertise to clients and engagement executives

  • Industry: Actively tracking developments on financial reporting frameworks (IFRS, Greek GAAP and US GAAP) and reporting requirements for EU Public Interest Entities to demonstrate exceptional technical expertise to clients and engagement executives

Skills and attributes for success

  • Fostering an efficient, innovative and team-oriented working environment by maintaining cooperative relationships that lead to open communications and sharing of information

  • Demonstrating positive attitude, professionalism, teamwork competences, project management skills and high level of self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations

  • Illustrating critical thinking and ability to work in a multi-tasking and results-oriented working environment with keen attention to high quality and details

  • Using technology to continually enhance service delivery

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • 2-5 years of relevant Audit working experience with a proven track record of outstanding performance

  • Excellent academic background including a bachelor and/or master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Administration or other appropriate academic major

  • Professional accountancy qualification or working towards gaining one (ACCA, ACA, CPA, SOEL)

  • Substantial knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook applications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Greek and English

  • Flexibility to travel in accordance with client and other job requirements both locally and internationally

Ideally you will also have

  • Prior working experience in one of the big audit firms

  • Specialization in Audits ofShipping or Industry entities

What we look for

We are interested in highly motivated candidateswith a creative vision and the confidence to make it happen; candidateswho can integrate with and influence clients from a varying range of organizations, as part of a diverse and highly driven team.If you are looking to develop your career within a truly dynamic team, where you will make a measurable difference across some of the most prestigious businesses around, this role is for you.

Working location: Athens

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our rewards package includes a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress in your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy, transaction and consulting services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, we will be happy to hear from you.

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