Insurance – Audit Senior/Assistant Manager - Bristol

Bristol, United Kingdom
Not disclosed
11 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant, Audit
Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Do you have a passion for Financial Services? Do you have a background in Audit? If so, we are looking for people who have experience within the Insurance, Banking or Wealth and Asset Management sectors, specifically at the part qualified and qualified senior level.

EY’s Financial Services practice in the South West & Wales has experienced significant growth over the past 5 years, growing from a team of 25 to over 120 people with the ambition to grow to in excess of 200 people over the next 18 months.

Your key accountabilities

  • Managing the Audit process with appropriate consideration of audit risk issues and accounting technical matters.
  • Leading and managing fieldwork on client sites to ensure a smooth delivery of the audit process.
  • Building long-standing relationships with clients and identifying business development opportunities to maximise revenue.
  • Demonstrating an analytical and solution-based approach to problem solving.
  • Demonstrating expertise in primary accounting frameworks (UK GAAP or IFRS) and in related financial reporting matters.
  • Demonstrating expertise in complying with auditing standards.
  • Identifying areas requiring improvement in the client’s business processes and possible recommendations.

To qualify for this position, you must have;

  • ACA/CA/ACCA qualification or part qualification (ICAEW, ICAS, Irish Institute or equivalent international qualification) - preferably first time passes.
  • Excellent technical expertise with proven industry knowledge.
  • Proven and demonstrable experience in delivering external audit and assurance engagements in the Insurance, Banking or Wealth and Asset Management industries.
  • Excellent teaming skills and the ability and desire to coach, lead and develop more junior members of staff.

Ideally, you’ll also have;

  • Worked in a Big 4 or mid-tier firm
  • Have a significant interest in Financial Services
  • Passion to mentor and develop others
  • Desire to continuously challenge and develop yourself

The Bristol office are looking for enthusiastic applicants who want to be part of an, driven, collaborative and growing team. People that want to work hard and be rewarded by progression. Why not choose EY Bristol? Our Financial Services audit team-work with clients across the entire South West and Wales region. For a truly regional career that reaches new heights, please apply.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your hard work and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback 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

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark.

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance. #LI-P

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

More searches like this