Ernst & Young Singapore

Financial Services Risk Management (Internal Audit), Senior Associate, Advisory, Singapore

Location
Singapore
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
01 Oct 2019
Ref
SIN004X2
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Internal audit
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

We are the only professional services organisation who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management, banking and capital markets, insurance and private equity, we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services.

The opportunity

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. Where effective risk management, control and governance will protect, sustain and improve business performance.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Executing Job planning: Conducting research on client background and risks, propose tailored audit work program and audit time schedules, coordinate with client on kick off meeting with client and other necessary planning activities.
  • Performing testing of complex / non-routine 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), identify gaps/ loopholes and provide value-adding recommendations leveraging off industry best practices, schedule closing meeting with client and prepare closing meeting slides.
  • 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
  • Build strong internal relationships within EY Advisory Services and with other services across the organization
  • Knowledge of the Financial Services industry is required i.e. Banking and Capital markets, Wealth and Asset Management, Insurance
  • Candidates with data analytics skills will have an advantage

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business or other related field
  • 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
  • Proficiency with MS Office and Visio
  • Knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, relevant laws, rules and regulations with the Financial Services industry
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrate integrity, values, principles, and work ethics
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English
  • Willingness to travel on overseas assignments

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Industry related certification (e.g., CPA/CA, CIA, CMA, RICS)

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, 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.

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

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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