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EY Senior Consultant for IT Risk and Assurance, Advisory Services in Azerbaijan

Senior Consultant for IT Risk and Assurance, Advisory Services


Requisition # AZE00065

Post Date Sep 10, 2019

Whole industries have been disrupted and transformed in recent years by digital technology. As an IT advisory professional, you will help businesses realize the value they can gain from their IT investments — supporting strategy and being a key growth driver. As a part of a high-performing team, you will deliver exceptional client service — providing advice on how technology enablement, digital transformation and enterprise intelligence contribute to performance improvement, as well as how IT can act as multiplying effect during major program transformations. As organizations look to leverage the advantage IT offers, we will work with you to develop the consultancy and analytical skills that you will need in today’s environment. Working on projects that cross borders and sectors, the experiences you gain here will be more valuable than anywhere else.

The opportunity

You will be responsible for managing multiple client engagement teams at a senior level within the practice and the firm. Engagements focus on the assessment and/or evaluation of IT systems and the mitigation of IT-related business risks. Engagements may be either assurance and/or risk advisory in nature, and vary considerably in size and complexity. All of our IT Risk & Assurance services are designed for the dual purpose of strengthening internal controls and, in so doing, helping to improve IT and business performance.

Your key responsibilities

As a Senior Consultant within İT Risk and Assurance team, you will participate in performing procedures focusing on complex and specialized issues. You will work with the team that creates plans for accomplishing engagement objectives and a strategy that complies with professional standards and addresses the risks inherent in the engagement.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Collaborating with members of the engagement team to plan engagements and develop work programs, risk assessments and other planning documents

  • Participating in different IT Advisory projects including IT audit, risk assessment, IT transformation

  • Ensuring high quality in client service by directing daily progress of fieldwork, informing supervisors of engagement status

  • Communicating issues to the engagement team and client management through written correspondence and verbal presentations

  • Applying strong project management skills, inspiring teamwork and responsibility with engagement team members, and using current technology and tools to enhance the effectiveness of deliverables and services

  • Contributing to the growth of the practice and build your professional brand.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems business and/or other related major

  • Candidates must be willing to pursue related professional designates (e.g. CISA, CISSP, etc.)

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills in English, Russian and Azerbaijanian

  • Leadership and teamwork skills

  • Ability to work within deadlines by multi-tasking and managing priorities

  • Accounting or related financial educational background is considered an asset

  • At least 2+ years of professional experience in IT audit, information security and IT risk management

  • Knowledge of internal controls is considered an asset (e.g. COBIT, COSO, etc.)

Ideally, you will also have

· Good English (verbal/writing)

· Good knowledge of MS Office

· Availability for overtime work and tough deadlines

· Ability to travel

What we look for

More than anything, we're interested in people with the right attitude for the job. That's natural entrepreneurial people that feed on the energy of a thriving global team. You'll need a balance of technical and analytical skills, a creative approach to work and strong communication skills. Put simply, if you've got big ideas on how we can do better, as well as the confidence to voice them this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, a minimum of three weeks of vacation, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that is right for you.

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we are using the finance products, expertise and systems we have developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we will make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

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

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

The deadline for submission of applications is 30 September, 2019 .

Only successful candidates will be contacted.