Apply now »

Manager - Financial Reporting Specialist

Location:  Sydney
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  25-May-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  15921

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. 


The opportunity

We are looking for a Manager within the Accounting, Compliance & Reporting team in our Sydney and Brisbane offices.

As a member of the team you will support our clients with their accounting and statutory reporting obligations. You will have the opportunity to work with national and multinational clients enabling you to strengthen your practical accounting experience, enhance your project management skills as well as build strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.


Your key responsibilities

  • As a Financial Reporting specialist, you will lead and support our clients with their outsourced accounting and statutory reporting obligations. 

  • Support clients through their financial statement close process and preparation of financial statements.

  • Lead the operational aspect of the team, including strategy, talent development and developing client relationships.

  • Lead the team to work with national and multinational clients, to deliver quality services and 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 as well as the ability to convert this experience to providing value and insight into the financial statements preparation process

  • Experience working in Audit, preferably as a Manager in a Big 4 chartered environment

  • Completed 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

  • Experience in building a portfolio of clients at both a National and Multinational capacity

  • Strong commercial acumen


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience working in a commercial role as Finance Manager

  • 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)



What we offer

  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way. 

  • Continuous learning: personalised career development including coaching, experiences and formal learning so you’ll develop the mindset and skills you’ll need to thrive in the future.

  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


At EY, you’ll be rewarded and recognised based on your performance and our comprehensive benefits package can be tailored to your individual needs.


We hold a collective commitment to foster an environment where all differences are valued and respected, practices are equitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process in order to equitably participate, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application via or  phone +61 3 8650 7788 (option 4).


We understand the importance of social distancing at this time so our recruitment and onboarding process may be managed virtually so we can continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing of EY people, clients, guests and the broader public.  


The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build. ​


EY | Building a better working world 
EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.  
Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.  
Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.  


The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their external third party provider.

Apply now »