EY Associate/ Senior Associate, Data Analytics, Assurance, Sydney in Sydney, Australia

Associate/ Senior Associate, Data Analytics, Assurance, Sydney


Requisition # SYD0030C

Post Date Feb 25, 2018

From small businesses to some of the world’s best-known brands, our clients count on reliable financial statements, information and processes to inform their on-going 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’ll use your professional skills and experience to make it happen, handling complex audit procedures across your designated market.

The opportunity

We are seeking Associates/ Senior Associates to join our Assurance team to continue to build our analytics capability to support our external financial audits and to help enhance audit quality, relevance and value.

In return for helping us build a better working world you can expect excellent career opportunities within a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Your key responsibilities

You will deliver results by using data analytics to deal with large, disparate volumes of data to assist your client group gain critical insights. Your ability to identify and extract data from complex IT systems will ensure success in this role. You will also work with the ASX top 50 listed clients and the latest data systems to enjoy a truly rewarding and successful career at EY.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Help clients to identify and extract required data from complex IT systems including SAP and Oracle

  • Use analytical and visualisation software to access, transform, integrate, analyse and visualise client data to help solve real problems and identify real opportunities through identification of anomalies and unusual patterns and trends in data

  • Deliver results by using data analytics to deal with large, disparate volumes of data, to gain critical insights quickly

  • Assist in developing additional analytics capability within our group

To qualify for the role you must have:

  • A minimum of 1 plus year experience in an analytics role

  • A passion for working with data and learning new methodologies, applications and skills for analysis

  • Experience using tools such as Microsoft SQL and Tableau and/or Spotfire to access, transform, integrate, analyse and visualise client data

  • Qualification in IT / Business related discipline

  • Ability to adapt to a constantly changing and growing business environment

  • Good written and verbal communication skills and work within a team environment.

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Worked previously in a reputable accounting firm or company

What we look for

We’re interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about auditing and ready to take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • 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

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

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 abetter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities andcreativefreedom to make things better.Whenever you join, however long you stay, theexceptionalEY 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.

Make your mark.

Apply now.

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by Ernst & Young or by their external third party provider.

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