Job description


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EY is the only professional services firm with a separate business unit (“FSO”) that is dedicated to the financial services marketplace. Our FSO teams have been at the forefront of major events that have reshaped and redefined the financial services industry. The FSO is a unique, industry-focused practice, and the only one of its kind within a Big 4 firm. With strong functional capabilities, industry-leading technology and a varied range of knowledge, our clients look to us for services they can rely on every time. If you have a passion for rallying together to solve the most complex challenges in the financial services industry, come join our dynamic FSO team!
As a market segment of the FSO, the BBC includes the Bahamas, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, and Cayman Islands. The BBC operates as one regional practice and we pride ourselves on attracting the best talent from across the globe. By joining the BBC, you will receive unmatched exposure and experience to our continuously growing portfolio of diverse financial services clients.

Our Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team consists of dedicated accounting advisory professionals across each of the islands within the BBC. We combine technical accounting skills in IFRS and US GAAP, practical experience in financial reporting as well as deep sector and regulatory knowledge. We have access to a global network of professionals with wide-ranging financial accounting standards knowledge. We help finance leaders address the strategic accounting challenges and ongoing changes facing their business, and manage the resulting repercussions on the accounting and finance function. We help them achieve their potential in acquisitions, divestitures, optimization/restructuring or accounting standards convergence.
You will join our nearly 80,000 assurance professionals and you will experience ongoing professional development through diverse experiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
The opportunity
Our FAAS team is growing exponentially, and as an experienced staff in our Bermuda office, you will play a key role in that growth.
Working across the financial services industry, you’ll develop your career by communicating creative, strategic goals both internally and externally. It’s all about listening to and understanding our clients to give them a truly exceptional experience in a field where there really are no off-the-shelf recommendations.
Your key responsibilities
The nature of this role means no two projects will be the same. That means you’ll need to think on your feet and challenge existing practices to develop answers to complex issues. You’ll also be collaborating with colleagues across multiple service lines, so we’ll look to you to build relationships and identify opportunities for our clients to benefit from our knowledge in other areas.
Demonstrate basic to intermediate knowledge of complex financial accounting concepts
Participate in projects and engagements profitably by helping the team to perform efficiently
Understand the client's industry and recognize key performance drivers, business trends, and emerging technical and industry developments. Stay informed of general business/economic developments and their impact to the client
Develop and maintain long-term productive client relationships and networks
Share knowledge with team members and help team members attain experiences that cultivate technical competencies
Skills and attributes for success
Consulting with clients on complex accounting issues
Collaborating with partners, senior managers, managers, seniors and clients to influence strategy, balancing risk and client expectations
Knowledge of business trends, emerging technical and industry developments
Excellent project management skills
Able to manage multiple engagements and deadline-driven
To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor’s degree in an accounting, finance or a business discipline, supported by a minimum of 1 year of relevant work experience (ideally as an auditor) in a public

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A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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