Financial Reporting Specialist - Senior Consultant
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
5h ago

TheCovid-19 pandemic is creating seismic challenges around the world. Our purpose,to build a better working world, has never been more important.

Life at EY hasbeen transformed dramatically but our strong culture of flexible and remoteworking has helped EY people navigate new ways of working and remain connectedwith each other and our clients.

Abetter working world truly starts with the people at EY who are building itevery day. Now more than ever we need talented people from diverse backgroundsto help our clients navigate the complexities of this Transformative Age : people with the passion, curiosity and drive to make things better.

The opportunity

We are looking fora Senior Consultant within the Accounting, Compliance & Reporting team inour Sydney office.

As a member of the team you will supportour clients with their accounting and statutory reporting obligations. You willhave the opportunity to work with national and multinational clients enablingyou to strengthen your practical accounting experience, enhance your projectmanagement skills as well as build strong relationships with both internal andexternal stakeholders.

Your key responsibilities

  • As a Financial Reporting specialist, you will support our clients with their outsourced accounting and statutory reporting obligations
  • Support clients through their financial statement close process and preparation of financial statements
  • Drive operational aspects of the team, including delivery of on-the-job training to junior team members and developing client relationships
  • Work with national and multinational clients, to deliver quality services and support the management team to grow the business through key strategic initiatives including operational excellence, market expansion, talent development, client leadership and business transformation
  • Skills and attributes for success

  • Previous extensive experience in preparing / reviewing statutory financial reports is essential
  • Experience working in Audit, preferably as a Senior Consultant in a Big 4 chartered environment
  • Completed or in the process of completing CA qualifications
  • Personnel and people management, including supervision and team building of both our offshore & onshore team members
  • Ability to work effectively either as an individual or member of a team and relate effectively with staff on all levels
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Proactive and able to identify and resolve problems, with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Thrive in a fast moving, high pressure environment
  • Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Working knowledge of financial statement preparation software (such as Caseware, Thomson Reuters Onesource Accounts Production)
  • Working knowledge of accounting software (such as SAP, MS Dynamic NAV, SAGE, NetSuite, Xero or MYOB)
  • Any industry experience / specialisation will be looked at favourably
  • What working at EY offers

  • We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded foryour performance. In addition, our comprehensive Total Rewards package can be tailored to your individual needs,to give you the freedom to manage your role in a way that’s right for you. Thisincludes;
  • a variety of flexibleworking and leave arrangements
  • personalised careerdevelopment including coachingand support to help you build your career and access to formal learning so youcan develop the skills you’ll need to thrive in the future
  • a range of tools andbenefits to guide and support your health and wellbeing throughout your entireEY career
  • About EY

    At EY, we hold a collective commitment to foster anenvironment where all differences are valued and respected, practices areequitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging.

    Through our inclusiveleadership behaviours, a variety of internal networks, flexible working andmentoring programs, you will have the support and flexibility to build anexceptional career.

    Read more about Diversity andInclusiveness at EY.

    We understand the importance of socialdistancing at this time so our recruitment and onboarding process will bemanaged virtually so we can continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing ofEY people, clients, guests and the broader public.

    Theexceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

    Apply now.

    Thepreferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by theirexternal third party provider.

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