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Energy & Natural Resources Senior Manager

Location:  Johannesburg
Other locations:  Anywhere Globally
Salary: Competitive
Date:  26-Jun-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  873622

Assurance Audit Senior Manager – Energy & Natural Resources

 

More than ever before, businesses rely on properly interpreted complex data sets to inform their actions. From emerging brands to the multinationals, our clients require dependable financial statements to drive their decision-making process and they depend on us to provide top notch advice along with best in class service all the time.

 

The opportunity

 

You will use your skills and knowledge of the financial market to help our clients meet their financial reporting requirements by accurately appraising and reporting on financial statements to provide meaningful understanding of accounting and reporting matters. As a Senior Manager and Adviser for EY, your everyday work-life will be filled with operational tasks and professional challenges. All the knowledge and skills of the EY brand will be made available to you as you as you build a better working world for our people, our clients and the communities that support us.

 

Your key responsibilities

 

Everything you’ll do will come back to providing exceptional audit activities for our clients. Colleagues and clients from a diverse array of backgrounds will look to you first for answers, so you’ll be a high-profile contact when it comes to resolving complex issues. As you build your knowledge and experience, you’ll become a credible advisor, influencing clients and engagement teams on resolutions that will impact entire industries.

 

Skills and attributes for success

 

  • Leading fieldwork, managing performance and keeping engagement leaders updated on audit engagements
  • Completing audit processes and documenting higher-risk areas to increase your technical and business skills in areas including revenue, financial instruments and income taxes
  • Engaging clients and providing authoritative advice and professionalism throughout transactions
  • Constantly developing your understanding of current market trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to develop junior colleagues
  • Understanding our clients’ unique ambitions and needs and referring them to colleagues in other teams and areas to broaden our business relationships where possible

 

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • A honours degree in an accounting, finance or business discipline
  • CA(SA)
  • At least 7-10 years similar experience
  • Experience leading the planning, execution and reporting on audits
  • Proven project management skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills and a collaborative approach to management
  • Excellent technical expertise with proven industry knowledge in Energy and Natural Resources
  • Proven experience in delivering external audit and assurance engagements.

 

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Expertise in primary accounting frameworks, E.g. IFRS and related financial reporting matters.

 

 

 

 

What we look for

 

This role gives a lot of autonomy as we are interested in experienced consultants who are genuine leaders and curators. Your ability to identify and explore opportunities to improve our current relationships is very crucial to your success in this role, as well as being able to balance technical and analytical skills with a proactive approach to work. If you’re serious about auditing and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

 

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. You will have the flexibility and freedom to outline and manage your work plan and therefore have complete ownership of your role. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and continuous professional career development and initiatives designed to promote your personal and social well-being. These include:

 

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

 

About EY

 

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

 

Join us in building a better working world.

 

Apply now.

 

 

 

 

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