Being part of a dynamic, growing organization offers an exciting career path full of opportunity. Ernst & Young's Financial Services Office (FSO) is a unique, industry-focused business unit that provides a broad range of integrated services which leverage deep industry experience with strong functional capability and product knowledge. With a client base that includes financial institutions and other capital markets participants, there's tremendous potential for growth - and we're prepared to tap into that potential. Our FSO team takes a strategic approach to helping clients mitigate risk while improving and sustaining their business performance. In today's complex business environment, that means understanding the relationship between risk, the regulatory environment, and performance improvement, and applying our knowledge to help clients achieve their business objectives.
When you're on our FSO team, you specialize in a particular competency - Risk, Performance Improvement, or IT Risk & Assurance - all as part of a world class, cross-functional team. You also have the opportunity to work across disciplines with professionals who have broad financial services industry sector experience and deep subject-matter knowledge. In FSO, our growth strategy focuses on being account-centric, issue-based and competency-driven. That's what differentiates Ernst & Young in the marketplace.
The time is now. If you are interested in being part of a dynamic team, serving clients and reaching your full potential - Ernst & Young's Financial Services Office is for you.
Ernst & Young's On-Call Advisory Services practice provides the accounting, tax and regulatory analysis and support critical to the successful completion of merger and acquisition transactions, as well as derivative, securitization, leasing, compensation, corporate finance and other structured transactions. Based in New York City and with a global reach, our dedicated team of accounting, tax, and regulatory professionals provide technical accounting research and evaluations.
We currently have a career opportunity for a technical accounting Senior.
Begin the process of becoming a recognized industry authority. Work on team of professionals serving major financial institutions, investment banks and Fortune 1000 corporations.
Work with a team to deliver quality accounting advisory services directly to clients.
Demonstrate basic to intermediate knowledge of complex financial accounting concepts.
Collaborate to with managers to identify client objectives and issues and to create and recommend approaches.
Develop and maintain productive relationships with client management.
Commit to developing knowledge. Maintain and develop current and effective technical accounting capabilities by leveraging extensive firm resources.
Use technology to share knowledge with team members and enhance service delivery.
Understand EY's service lines and actively work within a team to assess/pursue opportunities to serve clients.
To qualify, candidates must have:
a bachelor's degree and approximately 2 years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 1-2 years of related work experience
a degree in finance, economics, accounting, or other analytical discipline preferred
a Certified Public Accountant license
approximately 1-2 years of experience working for a professional services firm, a financial services institution, or other related entity
demonstrated capabilities and interests in technical and complex financial accounting
ability to stay abreast of current developments and plans at standard setters
product and transaction knowledge highly beneficial
a finance background helpful in evaluating models to support accounting conclusions
strong problem-solving capabilities
excellent communication skills in a highly technical and professional environment
This position has potential for some travel, although travel is generally short-term in nature.
Ernst & Young - 13 months ago