Business Consulting Associate / Senior Associate, Enterprise Risk, Singapore

Competitive remuneration package
03 May 2021
03 Jun 2021
Approved employers
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Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Our clients are faced with external pressures on an unprecedented scale. The ability to translate strategy into reality is key to their enhanced business performance. As an advisory professional, you will be focusing on helping them achieve this goal.

As an enterprise risk professional, you will be leading engagements to identify control enhancements, operational and compliance process improvement and efficiency opportunities, as well as company-wide cost improvements. EY is a global leading service provider in this space, with a reputation for high quality and cost-effective innovative offerings.   

Our structured career framework means you’ll continue to develop, whatever level you’re at. And with a network stretching around the globe, you’ll gain valuable insight across industries and geographies. So, whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. 

The Opportunity 

As part of our Enterprise Risk team, you’ll focus on client opportunities where your expertise can make a substantial impact. You’ll apply your knowledge and experience to shape our services and motivate your team. You’ll build valuable relationships with clients and develop strong capabilities, through both formal training and working with senior mentors and talented colleagues.  

Your Key Responsibilities 

This is a role where no two days are the same – so you’ll find yourself taking on plenty of new responsibilities as you go. In a volatile world, effective risk management protects, sustains and improves business performance. As a risk professional, you’ll be focused on helping our clients develop an integrated and sustainable approach to risk and control that encompasses a holistic view of people, process and technology. 

Skills and Attributes for Success 

  • Executing job planning: Conduct research on client background and risks and propose tailored audit work program and audit time schedules, coordinate with client on kick off meeting and other necessary planning activities. 
  • Executing review: Perform testing of audit areas, complete work programs including conducting interviews with Senior Management, provide guidance to junior team member(s), review the work of junior team member(s), schedule closing meeting with client, communicate and discuss audit observations with client and prepare closing meeting deck. 
  • Reporting: Prepare draft and final reports after the necessary internal reviews, wrap up audit work programs and work files, and assist in any other wrap up activities. 
  • Developing and maintaining productive working relationships with client personnel 
  • Building strong internal relationships within EY Consulting Services and with other services across the organization 
  • Contributing to people initiatives
  • Contributing to an educational program to continually develop interpersonal and technical skills of staff 
  • Understanding and follow workplace policies and procedures 
  • To Qualify for the role you must have 

  • Recognized Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Business, Risk Management or other related field 
  • A minor in any digital specialization such as DA if applicable
  • At least 2 complete years of experience gained in an internal auditing /line position in a commercial environment, or in a big public accounting firm 
  • Strong computer skills such as MS Office
  • International business experience preferred 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethics 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Excellent command of verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to work independently and as a team 
  • Willingness to travel on overseas assignments  
  • Ideally, you’ll also have 

  • Industry related certification (e.g., CPA/CA, CIA, CMA) 
  • Proficiency with data analytic tools or digital skills such as ACL, Tableu, Alteryx, data science, Robotic Process Automation
  • What we look for 

    Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident leader equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. 

    What working at EY offers 

    We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. We also offer you: 

  • 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 
  • About EY 

    As a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy and transaction, and consulting 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.

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

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