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Senior FAAS

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EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of assurance, tax and transaction advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, Ernst & Young continually strives to be a great place to work.

In Canada, our Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team consists of dedicated accounting advisory professionals in five locations across the country. We combine technical accounting skills in IFRS, Canadian 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.

We currently are seeking qualified candidates for an excellent career opportunity in our FAAS group.


    • Participate in various engagements (researching application of accounting standards, review financial and governance processes, accounting framework transition, comparison of different company practices, develop tailored training, and others)
    • Prepare deliverables tailored to client needs
    • Assist team in drafting proposals
    • Establish and maintain relationship with client management
    • Continually learn, share knowledge with other team members, and enhance service delivery
    • Attend training programs to continually develop skills.
    • Maintain cooperative relationships and foster mutual support with other EY service line teams.

To qualify, candidates must have:

    • A degree in accounting and/or other appropriate academic major and a minimum of 2 years' relevant experience
    • CA or CPA designation or candidate for application
    • Audit or business experience in financial statements close or the application of accounting standards
    • Experience working for an insurance company or on insurance account Experience working for an insurance company or on insurance account (IFRS17) is an asset
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Advanced written and verbal communication skills
    • Impeccable client relationship skills
    • A dedication to teamwork and leadership
    • Highly adaptable and open to change
    • Integrity within a professional environment
    • Bilingual (English/French)

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Posted: December 6, 2018
Closes: February 4, 2019
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