EY Assurance, Manager (Financial Services Organization) in Toronto, Ontario

Assurance, Manager (Financial Services Organization)


Requisition # TOR003AF

Post Date Jun 29, 2018

EY’s people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

EY's commitment to the quality and integrity of our audits is exemplified by our global audit methodology and our thorough quality controls that are applied to every client engagement. Together with our substantial investments in technology, knowledge, and learning resources for our audit professionals, these enable us to deliver quality assurance services to our clients and their stakeholders. We currently are seeking qualified candidates for an excellent career and leadership opportunity as an Assurance Manager in our Financial Services Organization.


  • Develop and maintain productive relationships with clientmanagement throughout the year. Establish expectations of value to bedelivered.

  • Participate in performing audit procedures, especially focusing oncomplex and/or specialized issues.

  • Collaborate to plan engagement objectives and an audit strategythat complies with professional standards and appropriately addressesrisk.

  • Understand the client's industry and recognize key performancedrivers, business trends, and emerging technical and industrydevelopments.

  • Stay informed of general business/economic developments and theirimpact to the client. Develop people by encouraging individuals to thinkfor themselves and take responsibility for their contributions to theteam.

  • Delegate work successfully. Conduct timely performance reviews andprovide performance feedback/training. Lead by example.

  • Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with teammembers, and enhance service delivery.

  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop skills.Maintain cooperative relationships with other engagement teams.

  • Monitor the engagement team's progress against the plan and alterit when needed. Generate new business opportunities.

  • Understand EY and its service lines and actively assess/presentways to apply knowledge and services.

  • Develop long-term relationships and networks both internally andexternally.

To qualify for this highly visible position and an excellent opportunity for career advancement, candidates must have:

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting or related field

  • Post-graduate diploma or degree in Accounting preferred

  • Canadian CPA/CA designation or reciprocal CPA/CA designationrecognized with the CICA mandatory

  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of relevant experience in an accounting firm; experience with the financial services sector is mandatory

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • A dedication to teamwork and leadership

  • Integrity within a professional environment

EY iscommitted to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage allqualified candidates to apply.