EY Assurance Senior – Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) - Financial Services Office (FSO): Bermuda in Hamilton, Bermuda

Assurance Senior – Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) - Financial Services Office (FSO): Bermuda

Assurance

Requisition # HAM000WK

Post Date Sep 25, 2018

EY is the most globally integrated professional services organization which encompasses a separate business unit dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global market perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management and private equity, banking and capital markets, and insurance, we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services to our clients.

As a market segment of the FSO, the BBC includes the Bahamas, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, and Cayman Islands. The BBC operates as one regional practice and we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent from across the globe. By joining the BBC, you will receive unmatched exposure and experience to our continuously growing portfolio of diverse financial services clients.

Upon embarking on a journey with us, you will experience professional development through exposure to an array of diverse experiences, world-class learning and individual tailored coaching. This, is how we develop outstanding leaders who endeavor to deliver on our promises to all our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. Sounds interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience will last a lifetime.

The opportunity

Our Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team is growing exponentially, and as a senior you will play a key role in that growth. Your key role will be to drive growth by developing new and enhancing existing client relationships, lead highly skilled project teams and deliver a first class customer experience through high profile engagements. In return for helping us to build a better working world, you can expect excellent career opportunities within a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Your key responsibilities

  • Demonstrate basic to intermediate knowledge of complex financial accounting concepts.

  • Manage projects and engagements profitably by leading the team to perform efficiently.

  • Understand the client's industry and recognize key performance drivers, business trends, and emerging technical and industry developments. Stay informed of general business/economic developments and their impact to the client.

  • Develop and maintain long-term productive client relationships and networks.

  • Coach and develop people by sharing knowledge with team members and helping team members attain experiences that cultivate technical competencies.

  • Develop people by encouraging individuals to think for themselves and take responsibility for their contributions to the FAAS team

Skills and attributes for success

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven ability to lead a team and develop business opportunities

  • Knowledge of business trends, emerging technical and industry developments

  • Excellent leadership and project management skills

  • Able to manage multiple engagements and deadline-driven

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor’s degree in an accounting, finance or a business discipline, supported by a minimum of 2 years’ or related work experience in a public accounting firm

  • An internationally recognized professional accounting qualification, such as a CA, CPA, ACA, ACCA, or equivalent; applicants who have written all their professional accounting exams but have yet to become fully licensed, will also be considered

  • Working knowledge of US GAAP and/or IFRS

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills and a collaborative approach to management

  • The flexibility to constantly learn and adapt in a fast-paced environment

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Knowledge of current market issues in financial services

  • Experience working on project-based teams solving complex issues

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders who are creative and agile thinkers, with a genuine interest in improving our audit capabilities. You’ll also need to be a capable communicator both in the boardroom and across your team. If you have the technical and personal skills to understand our clients and provide excellent services every time, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical, dental and vision coverage, competitive pension plan, a minimum of 20 days of vacation plus 11 observed holidays, and 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 in the industry

  • 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

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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