In Financial Accounting Advisory Services(FAAS) within Assurance, we assist our clients to address the accounting andfinancial reporting challenges facing their business.
You will be part of a team that provides insightand services that accelerate analytics, decision-making and innovation to builda stronger and more efficient finance function.
You will experience ongoing professional development through diverseexperiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching.
That is how wedevelop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of ourstakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a betterworking world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.
Sound interesting?Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long youstay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
We are expanding our MENA FAAS COE in Karachi, Pakistan,providing an opportunity to work on MENA projects and deal with MENA clients.
This can provide lots of learning and development prospects as well as thechance to travel to the MENA region.
In this role you’ll workdirectly with and lead a wide range of projects across several industries toassess the impact of new accounting standards, proposed transactions or otherregulatory changes.
Specifically you’ll build and maintain strong networksinternally and externally in order to grow the pipeline of FAAS work, reportdirectly to Managers, Senior Managers, Directors and Partners at the planning,execution and wrap-up stages of FAAS engagements, coach and mentor junior teammembers and conduct performance review by contributing to performancefeedbackfor staff and ensure work is of ahigh quality, delivered in a timely fashion and in compliance with EY policies.
Business development will also form part of your role.
Working with other EYlocations, service lines and specialists to deliver a fully integrated serviceoffering is integral, as is monitoring engagement economics against keyfinancial metrics and managing the appropriate internal and externalstakeholders.
You’ll be expected toidentify and communicate relevant trends, developments and key performancedrivers relevant to the client, consult withappropriate resources on complex accounting issues, ensure that the FAAS workproducts meet the needs and expectations of clients are clear, accurate andwell presented, ensure work is delivered timely and in compliance withregulatory requirementsand deliver effective execution of the FAASservice delivery framework.
Pro- activity, accountabilityand results- driven people will flourish in this environment. Dealing withcompeting priorities, understanding how to manage resources and communicatingeffectively are key skills.
This will have a huge impact on those around youand help promote a positive work ethic.
To qualify for the role, you must have
Completed professional qualification (ACCA, ACA,CPA)
At least seven years of experience with a Big 4 firm
Experience in technical accounting, particularly withnew IFRS such as IFRS 9, 15, 16 and 17 (end to end including gap analysis,impact assessment, implementation, trainings etc.)
Experience of preparing carve out and proformafinancials and financial and cash flow projections
Experience drafting policies and procedures, delegationof Authority (DOA), ICFR / COSO implementation and audit, chart of accounts, andmanagement reporting
Experience with SQL, data analytics anddashboards, such as Power BI
Ideally, you’ll also have
Track record with a big 4 accounting firm
Sector experience in one or more of thefollowing : Construction, Energy, Financial Services, Government & PublicSector, Healthcare
What we look for
We are interestedin entrepreneurs who have the confidence to develop and promote a brand-newstrategic vision both internally and externally.
You will be business savvywith a passion for innovation as well as the motivation to create your own EYjourney.
What working at EY offers
Support andcoaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunitiesto develop new skills and progress your career
The freedomand flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisoryservices, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’vedeveloped to build a better working world.
That starts with a culture thatbelieves in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to makethings better.
Wheneveryou join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developingthe most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by2020 a reality.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above,please contact us as soon as possible.
Build your legacy with us.