Auditors (UAE Nationals Only)

Full time EY

Job Description

What we look for:

We are interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you will also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you are serious about auditing and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

We are looking for people with:

  • Approximately 1 – 5 years of audit working experience
  • Strong academic record including a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field
  • Professional accountancy qualification or working towards gaining one (CA , ACCA or CPA qualified)
  • Familiarity with IFRS and local GAAP
  • Excellent communication and prioritization skills
  • Strong teamwork and leadership/project management skills
  • Results-oriented approach with keen attention to high quality, details and accuracy
  • Self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations
  • Eligibility to travel in accordance with client and other job requirements both locally and internationally
  • Proficiency in the Arabic language

What we at EY will offer you:

A clear career path depending on skills and competence; Associate, Senior, Manager, Senior Manager, Director, Partner / ED in addition to:

  • Support, feedback and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career in the MENA region
  • Developed system of performance management and career development that enables you to have the freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
  • Opportunity to work in an international environment
  • EY will support you to obtain your professional accounting qualifications – ACCA / CPA /ACA etc.
  • Careers in Audit give employees access to every part of business, in every industry
  • Our Auditors gain fast-track business knowledge across a broad portfolio of clients and engagements

The Opportunity:

We are currently seeking Associates, Engagement Auditors, and Senior Auditors to support our Audit team and help our clients meet their requirements by accurately reporting on financial statements and providing meaningful insights into accounting and reporting matters. In return, you can expect leading-class learning and development tailored to your unique interests and motivations. You will 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 the communities that support us.

Your Key Responsibilities:

As an External Auditor in EY, you will make a technical contribution to audit client engagements and internal projects. Within your role, you will actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships, execute complex assurance procedures, supervise junior engagement team members and help define the audit strategy. Working under the supervision of senior team members, you will help execute our work and present its findings to the client.

Skills and Attributes for Success:

  • Supporting the planning, execution and delivery of assurance engagements
  • Working effectively as a team member on all audit related fieldwork and updating senior team members on progress
  • Assisting with the preparation of memoranda, working papers, letters and correspondence
  • Drafting financial statements and foot­note disclosures in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Constantly developing your understanding of current market trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to develop junior colleagues
  • Developing and maintaining productive working relationships with client personnel
  • Building strong internal relationships within Assurance and across other services

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