EY Assurance - External Audit Assistant (Financial Services), Singapore in Singapore

Title: Assurance - External Audit Assistant (Financial Services), Singapore

Location: Singapore

Job Number: SIN0033B

EY is the most globally integrated professional services organization which encompasses a separate business unit dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global market perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management at http://www.ey.com/GL/en/Industries/Financial-Services/Asset-Management/AssetManagementOverview , banking and capital markets, insurance and private equity, we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services to our clients.

Upon embarking on a journey with us, you will experience professional development through exposure to an array of diverse experiences, world-class learning and individual tailored coaching. This, is how we develop outstanding leaders who endeavor to deliver on our promises to all our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. Sounds interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience will last a lifetime.

Qualifications:

The opportunity

You will have the opportunity to take on responsibilities that would allow you to develop a deep and professional knowledge base in markets such as wealth and asset management, banking, insurance, private equity and capital markets.

Your key responsibilities

  • Support the planning, execution and delivery of assurance engagements.

  • Clearly and accurately document the execution of specific audit procedures as defined by the engagement objectives, audit client's engagement history, and planned audit approach.

  • Recognize potential audit issues or unusual relationships from basic analysis of the financial statements and communicate them to the assurance team.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and updating senior team members on progress.

  • Contribute ideas/opinions to the assurance teams and listen/respond to other assurance team members' views

  • Demonstrate professionalism and competence in the audit client's environment.

  • Good project management skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Integrity within a professional environment

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A degree in Accountancy/ Business related.

  • Min 1 year's relevant work experience in the audit field, or industry experience within insurance, banking or asset management

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Prior working experience in global professional services organization or mid-tier firms will be highly advantageous

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance . We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

· Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

· 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

About EY

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. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better world.

Apply now.