Full Time

FAAS Core-SM at EY


Date Posted: May 26, 2023

Job purpose

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and consulting services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve 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.

The opportunity

Our Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team is growing, and as a Senior Manager you’ll play a key role in driving that growth.  It’s all about listening to and understanding our clients to give them a truly exceptional experience in a field where there really are no off-the-shelf recommendations.

Key roles and responsibilities:

  • Consulting with clients on complex accounting issues under IFRS
  • Collaborating with partners and clients to influence strategy, balancing risk and client expectations
  • In collaboration with partners  and colleagues, you will build and manage your yown book of business of engagement in excess of US$500k
  • Ensuring our Engagement team thoroughly understands our clients’ unique needs, ambitions and expectations
  • Building relationships with colleagues across multiple service lines to provide seamless integrated service
  • Managing performance and identifying opportunities to improve our products and processes
  • Assist partners with generating new business opportunities and building client networks and relationships
  • Understand our service offerings and actively identify opportunities to better serve clients
  • Build strong internal relationships within FAAS and across other service lines
  • Manage key components of multiple engagements including the strategy, planning, risk assessment, team management, engagement economics and delivery of exceptional client service
  • Take a lead role in the consultation process for a complex accounting or auditing issue

People responsibilities:

  • Develop people through effectively supervising, coaching and mentoring all levels of staff
  • Develop personal profile and awareness of EY offerings in the marketplace
  • Build strong  and long term relationships with key client sponsors
  • Manage risk of delivery on client engagements
  • Manage all financial aspects of client engagements

Qualifications and Experience:

  • First degree in relevant fields such as accounting/finance, eg BSc Accounting, BCom
  • You must be a chartered accountant with ICAG /ACCA
  • 5- 7 years post qualification experience
  • Thorough knowledge of technical/complex accounting and financial reporting under IFRS
  • Excellent analytical, project management, multi-tasking, communication, organisational, teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leadership skills across clients, business and people
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills

We offer you

  • Work with a bright, friendly and energetic team
  • Develop your personal and business skills by working on challenging projects with some of the most well-known companies as well as through our extensive learning and development programs
  • Receive a competitive remuneration package

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Deadline: June 9, 2023