This is a great opportunity to join the fast-growing Audit practice in Athens. You will be part of a team where you will receive exposure to some of EY's most diverse and exciting clients and 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 our communities.
Your work will be recognized and rewarded, and a solid career will lie ahead of you. Sounds interesting?
Your key responsibilities
As an Audit Senior, you will work on various Audit engagements in different industry sectors in which EY is acknowledged as a market leader.
You will become a credible Auditor, influencing clients and engagement teams on resolutions that will impact entire sectors by :
Leading day-to-day fieldwork and keeping engagement executives updated on Audit engagements
Effectively completing Audit processes with appropriate consideration of Audit risk issues and accounting technical matters
Embracing technology for a more efficient and effective Audit approach
Constantly developing your understanding of current market and industry trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to develop junior colleagues by providing on the job training on Audit skills and industry matters
Understanding our clients’ unique ambitions and needs and demonstrating a dedication to continually improve our services and broaden our business relationships where possible
Actively tracking developments on financial reporting frameworks (IFRS, Greek GAAP and US GAAP) and reporting requirements for EU Public Interest Entities to demonstrate exceptional technical expertise to clients and engagement executives
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
Demonstrating positive attitude, professionalism, teamwork competences, project management 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 details
Using technology to continually enhance service delivery
To qualify for the role, you must have
2-5 years of relevant Audit working experience with a proven track record of outstanding performance
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
Ideally you will also have
Experience with reporting requirements (SEC, SOX 404) for US listed companies
Prior working experience in one of the big audit firms
Specialization in Audits of Shipping or Industry entities
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.
Working location : Athens
What we offer
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, plus benefits that suit your needs including a private health insurance scheme, life insurance and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions and an exclusive EY benefits club. 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.