From small businesses to some of the world’s best-known brands, our clients count on reliable financial statements, information and processes to form their ongoing strategies. More than ever, business is about interpreting and reacting to complex data - and they look to us for advice and services they can trust every time. You will use your professional skills and experience to make it happen, assisting our clients to address the accounting and financial reporting challenges facing their business.
We are currently seeking for Audit professionals at Manager rank to join the team and help our clients meet their reporting requirements by accurately reporting on financial statements and providing meaningful insights into accounting and reporting matters. In return, you can expect leading-class learning and development tailored to your unique interests and motivations. You will be given all the skills, knowledge and opportunities to progress and become ready to build a better working world for our people, our clients and the communities that support us.
Your key responsibilities
Everything you will do will come back to providing exceptional audit services for our clients. Colleagues and clients from a diverse array of backgrounds will look to you for answers, so you will be a high-profile contact when it comes to resolving complex issues and influencing clients and engagement teams on resolutions that will impact entire industries.
Skills and attributes for success
Collaborating with Audit Partners to plan engagement strategy/objectives, undertaking risk assessments and leading the engagements to deliver agreed plan.
Developing and maintaining productive and long-term relationships with client management.
Generating new business opportunities, understanding EY services and actively assessing/presenting ways to apply knowledge.
Recognizing key performance drivers, business trends, emerging technical developments and impact to the clients; being visible in the marketplace and recognized as a quality service advisor.
Leading by example, developing and mentoring engagement team members and conducting performance reviews.
Using expertise in audit methodologies to perform engagements in compliance with the firm and industry standards.
Using technology to continually learn, share knowledge and enhance service delivery.
To qualify for the role, you must have
At least 5 years of professional experience as an auditor in an accounting firm
JES/ACCA/ACA qualification (or equivalent)
Excellent academic background including a bachelor/master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business or other related field
Excellent communication and negotiation skills and a collaborative approach to management
Excellent written and verbal communication in Greek and English
Flexibility to travel in accordance with client and other job requirements both locally and internationally
Ideally, you’ll also have
Prior working experience in one of the big audit firms
Audit experience with Oil & Gas companies
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:
Support, coaching and feedback 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’s right for you
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory 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. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll 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.