Your key responsibilities
Acting as an expert regarding all IFRS / US GAAP -related matters (transactions or audit)
Acting as IFRS pre-issuance technical reviewer on IFRS financial statements
Networking within EY’s Global and EMEIA Capital Markets and IFRS network, sharing experiences / best practices and providing insights
Ensuring the follow up of the IFRS / US GAAP developments to be able to advice clients on the impact of these changes
Supporting our audit teams with IFRS / US GAAP complex accounting issues
Supporting our clients with their capital raising strategies and objectives and gaining an in-depth understanding as to how companies raise capital
Being involved in a variety of transactions (for audit and non-audit clients) across EMEIA, the emerging markets and globally
Performing top down risk assessment and controls gap assessment to monitor operational effectiveness and support clients deliver remediation activities
Providing commercially minded, practical solutions to problems that are technically sound based on your deep technical knowledge with appropriate consideration of accounting technical matters
Networking to become an advisor who can speak with influence and business insight by engaging clients and providing advice and professionalism throughout transactions
Developing and maintaining strong networks, both inside and outside the firm, to communicate the value of high-quality corporate reporting, while providing solution-oriented services
Constantly developing your understanding of current market trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to broaden our business relationships where possible
Participating in the Firm’s external Corporate Reporting events acting as brand ambassador
Skills and attributes for success
Fostering an efficient, innovative and team-oriented working environment by maintaining cooperative relationships that lead to open communications and sharing of information
Building strong relationships with clients and their advisors, working collaboratively to achieve their goals
Demonstrating positive attitude, professionalism, teamwork competences, project management and leadership skills and high level of self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations
Illustrating critical thinking and ability to work in a multi-tasking and results-oriented working environment with keen attention to high quality and accuracy along with strong appetite for development
Embracing technology to continually enhance service delivery
To qualify for the role, you must have
At least 4 years of relevant Audit working experience with a proven track record of outstanding performance
Good general IFRS or US GAAP knowledge, strong technical skills, ability to research technical issues (IFRS / US GAAP) and recognized risk management ability
Experience in the planning, execution and reporting on audits that also include a capital markets transaction, whether IPO or debt raising
Professional acumen in analyzing complex accounting issues and providing solutions in accordance with the relevant accounting standards and legislation
Excellent academic background including a bachelor and / or master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Administration or other appropriate academic major
Professional accountancy qualification or working towards gaining one (ACCA, ACA, CPA, SOEL)
Substantial knowledge of Microsoft Office and Outlook applications
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Greek and English
Flexibility to travel in accordance with client and other job requirements both locally and internationally (travelling is subject to Covid-19 limitations)
Ideally you will also have
Prior working experience in one of the big audit firms
IFRS / US GAAP experience with listed companies
Knowledge from working on a capital markets transaction, IPO and / or debt raising
What we look for
We are interested in highly motivated candidates with a creative vision and the confidence to make it happen; candidates 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.
What we offer
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 :
Continuous learning : You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you : We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership : We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture : You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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