In a world that’s changing faster than ever, our purpose acts as our ‘North Star’ guiding our more than 300,000 people – providing the context and meaning for the work we do every day. In doing so, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, clients and communities. Thanks to our innovative services in auditing, tax consulting as well as transaction and management consulting, we proudly lead our clients into the future.
As the only one of the Big 4 with a specialist cross-border practice dedicated to the Financial Services Sector, we offer our clients seamless, consistent and high-quality services around the globe.
The Assurance Financial Services department performs audit and advisory services for national and international financial services providers. With our innovative services in auditing globally active financial institutions, we make an important contribution to the stability of the financial markets and thus put our purpose "Building a better Working World" into practice in our daily work with our clients.
What you can expect – enriching experiences that will last a lifetime
You will work with some of the world’s leading Banks & Insurance companies and other multi- as well as national clients where we provide our audit services.
Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel and assess clients' satisfaction. Proactively maintain contact with the client throughout the year.
Coordinating the translation of the group audit strategy to detailed audit programs for distribution to multiple executing locations.
You will help us to grow our dynamic practice through the development of trusted client relationships and high performing teams.
Furthermore, you will be involved in the audits of Swiss subsidiaries and international companies headquartered in Switzerland which prepare their financial statements in accordance with IFRS, US GAAP, Swiss GAAP FER, RVB and OR accounting standards.
Delivery of FINMA supplementary audits on special audit topics
What you can contribute – skills for shaping the future
Bachelor or master’s degree in accounting and finance, any additional qualification is a plus (e.g. you are currently studying to become a Swiss CPA or ACCA)
You have at least 2 – 4 years audit experience, ideally gained within the Banking or Insurance sector.
Recent and direct working experience with IFRS, US GAAP, Swiss GAAP FER, RVB and OR accounting standards.
Thorough understanding of the current business environment, processes and systems landscape in the Banking or Insurance industry.
Assertive and proactive approach, good organizational skills
Ability to network effectively within large organizations and build relationships with individuals and clients, based on doing the right thing.
You demonstrate integrity, respect and teaming.
You have energy, enthusiasm and the courage to lead.
Fluent English and advanced in German
Stick to your plans and realize your goals with us! Design your career with EY in a culture that promotes diversity and education.
International multi-cultural team of highly motivated professionals
Constant personal development with a steep learning curve – a system of trainings, mentoring, counselling and on-the-job learning
Modern working environment and equipment, fostering mobile working flexibility
Transparent performance-based recognition and progression system
Acquire a fully accredited corporate MBA (EY Tech MBA) from Hult International Business School, whilst working with EY, completely free*
Your ambition is as bold as ours. As part of our high-performing teams, you’ll build the tech skillsets and growth mindsets to become the leader you want to be. The leader the world needs. Harness our scale, our tech, our teams and our culture to realize your potential. Learn from the best, surround yourself with the curious, ask better questions to seek better answers. The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.
Make the next step and apply for this position online. Ref. No: ALL003LV. For further information please contact our recruitment team (firstname.lastname@example.org / +41 58 286 33 66).