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 a wide range of clients across several industries to assess theimpact of new accounting standards, proposed transactions or other regulatorychanges.
Specifically you’ll build and maintain strong networks internally andexternally in order to grow the pipeline of FAAS work, report directly toManagers, Senior Managers, Directors and Partners at the planning, executionand wrap-up stages of FAAS engagements, coach and mentor junior team members andconduct performance review by contributing to performance feedbackforstaff and ensure work is of ahigh quality, delivered in a timely fashion and in compliance with EY policies.
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.
Skills and attributes for success
Pro- activity,accountability and results- driven people will flourish in this environment.Dealing with competing priorities, understanding how to manage resources andcommunicating effectively are key skills.
This will have a huge impact on thosearound you and help promote a positive work ethic.
To qualify for the role, you must have
Completed CA / ACCA qualification, or CA finals (3papers remaining max.)
Minimum two years of experience in aninternational accounting 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.