Auditor or Accounting Advisor in Financial Services Sector (Manager)
In the aftermath of the global financial crisis, the financial services industry faces many challenges. The increasing need for dealing with complex finance and controllership issues are among the most high profile. Our clients look to us as trusted consultants, and as a Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) professional, you will be at the heart of that goal. You will provide accounting advisory services, encompassing GAAP conversion and implementation; on-call financial reporting advice; accounting policy manual solutions; financing-related and regulatory support; accounting processes and controls support.
We are currently seeking a professional at Manager level with banking and/or insurance experience to join the team. As FAAS professional you will have a great opportunity to expand your technical accounting and financial reporting knowledge and skills, work on different projects across the financial services sector and frequently work with other service lines. At the same time you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to the FAAS team during a time of exciting growth.
Your key responsibilities:
The nature of this role means no two projects will be the same. You will work on the implementation of new IFRSs, particularly IFRS 9, relating to Classification and Measurement, Impairment and Hedge Accounting for banking and insurance clients, as well as on IFRS 4 for insurance clients, and develop propositions relating to application of new standards for the clients. That means you need to think outside the box, be creative and solutions oriented, challenge existing practices and be adaptable to change.
Skills and attributes for success:
To qualify for the role you must have:
Ideally you will also have:
What we look for:
We are not just looking for technical accounting experience - we are interested in professionals with a creative vision and the confidence to make it happen; professionals who can integrate with and influence clients from a varying range of organizations, as part of a diverse and highly driven team. If you are looking to develop your career within a truly dynamic team, where you will make a measurable difference across some of the most prestigious businesses around, this role is for you.
Working location: Athens
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 a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
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