EY Associate Analyst - Independence - Risk Management Services in Gurgaon, India
Associate Analyst - Independence - Risk Management Services
Core Business Services
Requisition # GUR005A0
Post Date Mar 13, 2018
Risk Management Services team at EY plays an important role in managing the internal risks of the firm associated with accepting a new client or an engagement or risks associated with any of our ongoing audit / non audit engagement. Formed in 2007, the RMS team is growing rapidly as a Center of Excellence for all standardized quality / compliance related activities that can be efficiently undertaken from a central location.
The RMS team has enjoys good visibility within the global EY RMS community and has been involved in development of some key RMS processes. The team has current staff strength of 300+ people and is poised for growing rapidly in next couple of years.
Position – The Associate Analyst within RMS team would be required to develop subject matter expertise on RMS / independence issues and shall be the first point of contact for customer teams. The individual will be interpreting RMS policies, determining required actions and making recommendations based on firm guidance. Other responsibilities include analyzing issues and producing deliverables to document the diligence with which such tasks were performed, as the work product for these individuals is subject to review and scrutiny by outside regulators. Interactions are generally at the executive level with client team members and RMS personnel
Facilitates and drives the process to completion by following up on requests from RMS Consultants and assisting the client team
Understands key requirements of firm and regulators’ RMS rules and policies
Performs initial review of submissions from client teams and evaluates completeness, accuracy and appropriateness of proposed transaction/requests.
Acts as a liaison between the client teams, other members of the RMS team, and various functional areas within the firm
Formulates answers to client questions
Manages tasks and activities in a timely manner and is responsible for specific outcomes
Uses analytical and project management methodology and tools
Learns the firm structure, business strategies, service lines, and people of the firm
Builds a network of people within RMS and across the firm
Plans and organizes own work and keeps others informed of status and activities
Individual is expected to apply judgment to initial consultations and/or submission review and rapidly develop understanding of key requirements of firm and regulator’s RMS rules and policies
Individual will reference existing policies; however, due to frequency of unique situations will need to research issues and, through situation specific inquiries, propose solutions to issues
Provide feedback required to continuously improve processes
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent communication skills, both written & verbal.
Good analytical thinking / ability to take decisions
Proficient with MS Excel, and Word
Candidates with exposure to financial products would be desired