EY Manager Audit Commodity Trade Sector (w/m) in Switzerland

Manager Audit Commodity Trade Sector (w/m)


Requisition # SWI000IR

Post Date Sep 04, 2018

We are looking for an Audit Manager in the Commodity Trading Sector

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Due to the significant growth in our Commodity Trading Sector, we are looking for a Manager to join our team in Zug. We have a leading audit market share of large commodity traders, our clients in that sector are active in the following types of commodities: agriculture; mining and metals; oil and gas; and power and utilities.

This is an exciting opportunity to help further develop our Commodity Trading Sector and be part of a rapidly growing and dynamic team.

In order to better serve our clients in our Zug office, we are looking for an Audit Manager working mainly in the Commodity Trading Sector

Task that you promote

  • Adapt the audit approach to the changing client environment. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of complex accounting and auditing concepts with focus to commodities and apply them to client situations

  • You will work with some of the world’s leading commodity trading companies and help us to grow our dynamic practice through the development of trusted client relationships and high performing teams

  • Coach Swiss-based audit teams on commodity trading and auditing matters and provide internal and external trainings

  • You will work on multi-service line projects and support EY’s sector driven growth strategy

  • EY supports your education to further specialize in the commodity trading sector through internal and external training

  • Furthermore, you will develop people through effectively delegating tasks and providing guidance to staff. You will provide performance feedbacks and trainings, and conduct performance reviews

Your profile to succeed together

  • Professional accounting qualification (already obtained or in progress)

  • 4 to 6 years audit experience, ideally within a Big 4 accounting firm (exposure to relevant industries such as: commodity trading, oil and gas, mining and metals)

  • Strong interest in and knowledge of the commodity trading sector

  • Experience with IFRS and/or US GAAP including accounting of financial instruments and regulatory requirements

  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to: communicate well; establish strong working relationships; maintain a positive outlook; remain calm under pressure; and work as part of a team

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English is required – any additional language is considered as a plus

  • Strong organization skills with an ability to get the details right while remaining focused on the ‘big picture’

More opportunities for your development

Do you have challenging plans? Stick to them and realize your goals with us! Design your career with EY in a culture that promotes diversity and education. In an environment that constantly opens new doors through knowledge sharing, flexibility and recognition. We offer you to join our highly motivated commodity hub team. You will be working and learning in a highly dynamic and cross-functional team - being able to boost your learning curve through the combination of intensive team work, challenging client projects and being part of the network of one of the world’s leading professional services firms.

Mr Jona Fahrlaender is looking forward to receiving your application.

Do the next step and apply for this position online. Ref No.: SWI000IR