EY Professional Practice Group (Audit Technical) - Manager in Harare, Zimbabwe

Professional Practice Group (Audit Technical) - Manager


Requisition # HAR000GV

Post Date May 03, 2018

The opportunities:

Interesting, yet challenging opportunities have arisen to join the EY Professional Practice Group – Audit Technical for technically strong individuals with a passion for training, reading, research and analysis and a strong application of Auditing Standards.

Essential functions of the role:

  • Provide consultation support to the engagement teams on application of various auditing and other standards to specific situations

  • Support engagement quality review processes by reviewing select risk areas on engagements

  • Provide guidance on application of our audit methodology to teams

  • Support teams to implement current and new regulatory requirements as well as changes in laws, auditing and accounting standards and firm policies

  • Develop and implement learning plans

  • Internal and external training and advice on auditing standards, methodology, tools and laws and regulations

  • Monitoring and supporting Sustainable Audit Quality initiatives for the Zimbabwe, Zambia and Malawi

  • Support teams with effective use of firm technology tools

Knowledge & skills requirement:

  • Technically strong with excellent understanding of International Standards on Auditing (ISAs) and local laws and regulations

  • Analytical mind-set with attention to detail and ability to solve complex problems

  • Sound ability to assimilate and distil information

  • Excellent verbal andwritten communication skills, including presentations

  • Flexibility and ability to deliver on several demands at once

  • Commercial and financial awareness of the impact of accounting decisions on other aspects of business

Qualifications and experience required:

  • CA (Z) or CA (SA)

  • 1 to 3 years’ experience in a similar role and in a likeminded firm

  • Sound business, client, team and personal leadership skills including verbal communication and presentation skills

Closing date:

Please send your CV and application letter to eyrecruitment@zw.ey.com by 1:00pm Sunday 13 May 2018 at the latest. Preference will be given to ZIMBABWEANS IN THE DIASPORA . The email should be marked: “Manager, Assistant Manager – Audit Technical”.