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Senior Auditor - Brussels (Sector focus: Industries)

Location:  Diegem
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  11 Apr 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1450552

Welcome to the dynamic world of Assurance at EY where you’re not just embarking on a career, but you will cultivate your expertise to shape tomorrow. At Assurance, we’re all about inspiring confidence. We deliver audits that meet evolving needs and provide valuable insights and transparency through leading global platforms and technologies. When it comes to accounting and financial reporting challenges, we assist organizations to innovate and streamline for effective solutions.

Within Assurance you will immerse yourself in an exciting spectrum of clients and renowned brands, granting you unvaluable exposure to international business landscapes. We’ve harnessed cutting edge data analysis tools that streamline your daily tasks. Join us in building a better working world.

The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.

 

The Opportunity: Your Next Adventure Awaits?

 

Working at EY as a Senior Auditor you will acquire the experience and skill set necessary to become a leader of the future whilst delivering high-quality and efficient audits and projects. We offer you the opportunity to get acquainted with a large variety of clients, most of them are well-established brands with an international reach.

EY has invested heavily in data analysis tools that support auditors in their day-to-day life. This reduces the level of manual testing and allows us to carry out audits much more efficiently.

 

Your Key Responsibilities


As a Senior Auditor at EY, your job will be to provide independent verification of our clients’ compliance with accounting principles. By doing so, you play an important role in helping businesses accurately reflect their financial picture and, in turn, protect financial markets.

Your responsibilities:

  • Execute the audit process effectively with appropriate consideration of audit risk issues and accounting technical matters;
  • Implement fieldwork on clients' sites and liaise with other departments to ensure the smooth delivery of the audit process;
  • Coach other less experienced colleagues, provide them with on-the-job training, develop their familiarity with our audit methodology, and review their work for sign-off by the Manager/Senior Manager;
  • Demonstrate expertise in primary accounting frameworks (BE GAAP, IFRS, and/or US GAAP) and in related financial reporting matters;
  • Establish proficiency in using our EY Global Audit Methodology to perform an assurance engagement in compliance with International Standards of Auditing (ISA) and/or US PCAOB Auditing Standards;
  • Identify areas that require improvement in the clients' business processes, define possible recommendations, and deliver a Management Letter to the client;
  • Act as a role model and contribute to effective teamwork.

 

Your Profile

 

  • You obtained a Master's Degree in a relevant field and have 3 to 5 years of external audit experience;
  • You have knowledge of Belgian & International accounting standards (knowledge and experience in US GAAP is considered an asset, but is not a prerequisite);
  • Since you are client-oriented, it is necessary to have excellent communication skills: you write reports effortlessly, are not afraid to call things into question, and are able to give presentations confidently;
  • You have an analytical mindset and understand how to verify, challenge and interpret information used to create financial statements or other business data;
  • You are a team player and have great coaching skills;
  • You have an interest in looking for innovative solutions and working in an increasingly digital audit environment;
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English.

 

What’s In It For You

 

  • EY Family – you become part of the EY Family providing you with all the necessary skills, training and opportunities; enabling you to grow to your fullest potential.
  • Attractive remuneration package - We offer an attractive remuneration package; including a company car and charging card, iPhone plus subscription, health insurance, pension plan, meal vouchers, and eco vouchers.  Thanks to our flex plan it is possible to choose what you value most. 
  • Flexible working arrangements - We are proud of our flexible working arrangements. We will actively support you in building a successful career and delivering excellent client service without sacrificing your personal priorities. We offer flexible working hours and working from home multiple days per week is possible.
  • Inspiring work environment - At EY we are dedicated to providing you with an inspiring work environment. A work environment that allows you to further develop your skills and enables you to fulfill your true potential.
  • Learning & personal growth - You will benefit from an onboarding program, receive extensive training and will be coached by a counselor. We offer a clear career path tailored to your unique skills with necessary guidance.  
  • Fun - By joining our EY- teams, you can participate in team activities, and companywide events and enjoy a drink during our monthly after-work drink.  
  • Sustainability - We have a fleet of hybrid and electric cars. Our flex plan makes it possible for you to choose the most sustainable option for you. You can also opt for a train subscription or lease a bike.
  • Diversity & Inclusion - At EY we are passionate about the inclusion and support of individuals of all groups; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.
  • Location - All of our offices are easily accessible by public transport and/or by car and have parking space. They all have parking spaces and charging stations are provided.
  • Best Workplace – You will be part of the 2023 number one rated Best Workplace (Great Place to Work).

Here at EY, you’ll have the chance to build a truly exceptional experience. We’ll empower you with the latest technology, surround you with high-performing teams, and provide the global scale and diverse and inclusive culture you need to discover your full potential. Through our coaching and training programs, you’ll develop the skillsets you need to stay relevant today and in the future – all while building a network of colleagues, mentors, and leaders who will be on the journey with you at EY and beyond.

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