From small businesses to some of the world’s best-known brands, our clients count on reliable financial statements, information and processes to inform 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’ll use your professional skills and experience to make it happen, handling complex audit procedures across a broad range of industries and responsibilities.
The Engagement Support Center is made up of high-performing, US-based resources who work closely with our experienced professionals to deliver project-based work to our audit clients. This position assists the Assurance team by supervising and performing quality checks on audit reporting and documentation tasks. As an Assurance Experienced Analyst, you will help supervise Assurance Analysts and perform detail review of audit procedures on private companies executed in accordance with the audit plan based on EY audit methodologies on related engagements as an important member of the Engagement Support Center, supporting our client facing teams remotely, and assigned to various clients. You will interact closely with and report to a Senior Analyst and Audit Manager.
Your key responsibilities
Supervise audit procedures performed by Assurance Analysts
Manages the administration of audit documentation as directed by the client service team
Performs detail review of audit documentation prepared by Assurance Analysts
Documents clearly and accurately the execution of audit procedures as defined by the engagement objectives, and planned audit approach as per the EY audit methodology
Follows through on engagement team requests in a timely fashion, and manages expectations regarding the timing of audit work-related deliverables
Timely communicates identified exceptions or non-reoccurring situations to the client service delivery team for resolution
Ensures quality in delivering client service by supervising the execution of the audit procedures as defined and informing the client service team of the status of audit procedures
Discusses moderately complex accounting and auditing issues with engagement team. Analyzes evidence, reaches conclusions, interprets and applies standards, identifies non-compliance while applying a balanced view of all client matters.
Follows well-defined processes, procedures and protocols as defined by EY assurance systems and leadership. Unusual non-reoccurring situations are discussed with client service team members
Assists Assurance Analysts in reaching their full potential by training and developing them, willingly addressing questions, contributing constructively as a coach and providing timely on-the-job feedback
Works with team members to set goals and responsibilities as it relates to their specific work on their team
Senior Analyst are required to perform the essential functions of the job and the job workload may change depending on cycles of busy season
Skills and attributes for success
Experience working with accounting and auditing concepts
Strong communication, facilitation and presentation skills
Experience supervising others in the context of accounting and/or auditing
Ability to monitor and manager project milestone deadlines and budget requirements
Ability to analyze technical matters / issues related to accounting guidelines and principles
Ability to perform research and write technical accounting memos
Confidence working with a remote team and ability to oversee and direct resources in a manager service environment
Attention to detail and diligence in resolution of issues
Ability to plan ahead and anticipate potential problems before they arise
Excellent MS Office skills (Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
Ability to learn new software tools
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 18 days of paid time off plus 12 observed holidays 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 in the industry
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 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.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Make your mark. Apply today
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To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor’s degree in an accounting, finance or business discipline
Minimum of 1 years of accounting or auditing experience
Eligibility for US CPA licensure in your work state
Proven project management skills
Excellent communication skills and a collaborative approach to management
The flexibility to constantly learn and adapt in a fast-paced environment
Ideally, you’ll also have:
Experience leading the planning, execution and reporting on audits of financial statements applying US GAAP
What we look for
We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about accounting and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.
Telecommuting is allowed. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: SAL000NR
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