EY Assurance Advisor, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, (Financial Services Office) (Senior) (Multiple Positions) in McLean, Virginia

Assurance Advisor, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, (Financial Services Office) (Senior) (Multiple Positions)


Requisition # MCL00429

Post Date Aug 27, 2018

Assurance Advisor, Financial Accounting Advisory Services, (Financial Services Office) (Senior) (Multiple Positions), Ernst & Young U.S. LLP, McLean, VA.

Provide financial accounting, audit, and advisory services to corporate clients, serving as a trusted business advisor to help clients identify the right alternatives to address complex accounting and reporting issues. Work on a team of professionals to assist in such areas as GAAP conversion, commodities, hedging, and advising companies that are increasing their M&A activity, undertaking an IPO or facing other regulatory or compliance matters. Help finance leaders address the strategic accounting and financial reporting challenges facing their businesses and finance functions. Analyze clients’ strategic objectives and broader business agenda to develop propositions that address client issues and drive effective and efficient financial functions. Examine and analyze financial records to prepare financial reports. Assist clients in translating complex accounting and financial reporting issues into solutions for accounting, reporting, governance and transactions areas. Identify changes leading to accounting and reporting challenges, including regulatory reform, transactions, and/or internal transformational activities. Help clients understand issues and evaluate options to effect sustainable change by coordinating technical and advisory resources.

Provide technical guidance and share knowledge with team members with diverse skills and backgrounds. Consistently deliver quality client services focusing on more complex, judgmental and/or specialized issues. Demonstrate technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Learn about EY and its service lines and actively assess and present ways to apply knowledge and services.

Full time employment, Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm.


Must have a Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Law, Management or a related field and 2 years of work experience.

Alternatively, will accept a Master's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Law, Management, or related field and 1 year of work experience.

Must have 1 year of experience working at a financial services company or as an advisor to a financial services company.

Must have 1 year of experience working as an auditor for a public accounting firm with some experience serving financial services clients;

Must have 1 year of experience serving clients on complex financial accounting matters in the banking and capital markets, insurance or asset management industries.

Must have 1 year of experience in ONE of the following:

○ The planning, execution, and reporting of audits for financial statements prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAS and U.S. GAAP; or

○ Providing financial reporting accounting services.

Must have Active US CPA certification in work location state (or Active CPA and the ability to obtain CPA in work location state within 2 years of hire) ; OR sufficient educational requirements (as determined by state Board of Accountancy in work location state) in order to receive CPA certification

Requires travel up to 60%, of which 10% may be international, to serve client needs.

Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, training or experience

TO APPLY: Please apply on-line at ey.com/us/jobsearch (Job Number – MCL00429).

This particular position at Ernst & Young in the United States requires the qualified candidate to be a "United States worker" as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor regulations at 20 CFR 656.3. You can review this definition at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2011-title20-vol3/pdf/CFR-2011-title20-vol3-sec656-3.pdf at the bottom of page 750. Please feel free to apply to other positions that do not require you to be a "U.S. worker".