EY Associate/ Senior Associate - Assurance - Canberra in Canberra, Australia

Associate/ Senior Associate - Assurance - Canberra

Assurance

Requisition # CAN0010W

Post Date Jul 01, 2018

Our Assurance group is one of the most trusted, respected and influential organisations in the industry. As part of our team, you will provide peace of mind to clients by using your skills and experience to give companies, investors and regulators confidence in the validity of financial statements and business-critical information or processes.

You will experience ongoing professional development through diverse experiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

About us

EY is a global professional services organisation providing advisory, assurance, tax and transaction services. We are committed to doing our part in building a better working world, to help create wider economic and social benefits today, and a strong legacy for a better tomorrow.

Canberra is Australia’s Capital of Australia and provides a modern city, set within extensive parks and gardens and enjoys four distinct seasons. It’s the home of Australia’s history providing national attractions, history, culture, flora, art, knowledge, law and identity with regular displays, tours and exhibitions.

About the opportunity

In your role as a Senior Associate you’ll have:

Your Client Responsibilities:

  • Effectively manage the Audit process with appropriate consideration of audit risk issues and accounting technical matters.

  • Lead and manage fieldwork on clients’ sites including liaising with other departments to ensure the smooth delivery of the Audit process.

  • Application and solution-based approach to problem solving, referred to for research on delivery of solutions in that field on client assignments.

  • Expertise in accounting frameworks (IFRS) and in related financial reporting matters.

  • Identify areas requiring improvement in the clients’ business processes and possible recommendations and prepare and deliver these to clients.

Your People Responsibilities:

  • Influence, change and shape the direction of a particular activity, either internally and/or externally.

  • Coach and mentor other less experienced staff through sharing experience and knowledge.

  • Contribute to effective team work, role model.

  • Provide on-the-job training for developing auditing skills and familiarity with the firm's audit methodology.

About you

We’re looking for people with the following experience:

  • A strong academic record, including a degree and progress towards/completion of a recognised accounting qualification (CA, CPA, ACCA)

  • Relevant experience as a senior auditor within a Big 4 or second tier accounting firm.

  • Proven track record with developing and maintaining client relationships.

  • Expertise in accounting frameworks (IFRS) and in related financial reporting matters.

Only candidates with Australian Citizenship will be considered for this role due to federal government security clearance eligibility requirements

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