Audit experienced Managers– Senior Managers

Job Title: Audit experienced Managers– Senior Managers
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greece
Reference: ATH000FK
Contact Name: Andrianos Karagiannis
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2020 09:38

Job Description

From small businesses to some of the world’s best-known brands, our clients count on reliable financial statements, information and processes to form their ongoing strategies. More than ever, business is about interpreting and reacting to complex data - and they look to us for advice and services they can trust every time. You will use your professional skills and experience to make it happen, assisting our clients to address the accounting and financial reporting challenges facing their business.

The opportunity

This is a great opportunity to join the fast-growing Audit practice in Athens. You will be part of a team where you will receive exposure to some of EY's most diverse and exciting clients and be given all the skills, knowledge and opportunities to progress and become ready to build a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. Your work will be recognized and rewarded, and a solid career will lie ahead of you. Sounds interesting?

Your key responsibilities

As an Audit Manager/Senior Manager, you will work on various Audit engagements in different sectors (Shipping, Industry or Financial Services) in which EY is acknowledged as a market leader. You will influence clients and engagement teams on resolutions that will impact entire sectors by:

  • Collaborating with Audit Partners to plan engagement strategy/objectives, undertaking risk assessments and leading the engagements to deliver agreed plan

  • Developing and maintaining productive and long-term relationships with client management

  • Generating new business opportunities, understanding EY services and actively assessing/presenting ways to apply knowledge

  • Recognizing key performance drivers, business trends, emerging technical developments and impact to the clients; being visible in the marketplace and recognized as a quality service advisor

  • Leading by example, developing and mentoring engagement team members and conducting performance reviews

  • Using expertise in audit methodologies to perform engagements in compliance with the firm and industry standards


Skills and attributes for success

  • Fostering an efficient, innovative and team-oriented working environment by maintaining cooperative relationships that lead to open communications and sharing of information

  • Demonstrating positive attitude, professionalism, teamwork competences, project management skills and high level of self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations

  • Illustrating critical thinking and ability to work in a multi-tasking and results-oriented working environment with keen attention to high quality and details

  • Using technology to continually enhance service deliver


To qualify for the role, you must have

  • At least 6 years of relevant Audit working experience with a proven track record of outstanding performance

  • JES/ACCA/ACA/SOEL qualification (or equivalent)

  • Excellent academic background including a bachelor/master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business Administration or other appropriate academic record

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills and a collaborative approach to management

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Greek and English
  • Flexibility to travel in accordance with client and other job requirements both locally and internationally (travelling is subject to Covid-19 limitations)

Ideally, you’ll also have
  • Prior working experience in one of the big audit firms

What we look for

We are interested in highly motivated candidates with a creative vision and the confidence to make it happen; candidates who can integrate with and influence clients from a varying range of organizations, as part of a diverse and highly driven team. If you are looking to develop your career within a truly dynamic team, where you will make a measurable difference across some of the most prestigious businesses around, this role is for you.


Working location: Athens


What working at EY offers


We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our rewards package includes a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress in your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you


About EY


EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy, transaction and consulting services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, we will be happy to hear from you.

Please indicate the sector of your preference (Shipping, Industry or Financial Services) in the respective advertisement field.

Build your legacy with us.

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