Assurance Services Senior Manager - Government & Public Sector

Ernst & Young LLP Mclean , VA 22107

Posted 5 months ago

EY's US Government & Public Sector business has exciting career opportunities for candidates with assurance experience and looking to join a Big 4 firm. Our commitment to the quality and integrity of our audits is exemplified by our global audit methodology and our thorough quality controls that are applied to every client engagement.

The opportunity

Our Government & Public Sector Assurance practice is growing exponentially, and as a senior manager, you'll play a key role in that growth. Together with our substantial investments in technology, knowledge, and learning resources on behalf of our audit professionals, this commitment will enable us to deliver quality assurance services to our clients and their stakeholders. While interacting with our clients, you'll develop your career by communicating and providing expertise around data integrity that can provide improved insight within the accounting, finance, governance, and regulatory space.

Your key responsibilities

The nature of this role means that you will be recognized as a primary day-to-day contact for our clients. That means you'll develop your knowledge by learning about current issues, profession, and business developments relevant to the client's industry, so we'll look to you to build relationships and manage teams and projects.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Develop and maintain strong, productive working relationships with audit client personnel, assess audit clients' satisfaction and proactively maintain contact with the audit client throughout the year

  • Direct field work, inform supervisors of the audit engagement status and manage assurance staff performance

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of complex accounting and auditing concepts and apply them to client situations

  • Develop people through effectively delegating audit tasks and providing guidance to assurance staff

  • Provide performance feedback, training and performance reviews for assurance staff

  • Contribute ideas/opinions to the assurance teams and listen/respond to other assurance team members' views

  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment

  • Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with assurance team members and enhance service delivery

  • Direct field work, inform supervisors of the audit engagement status and manage assurance staff performance

  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment

  • Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with assurance team members and enhance service delivery

  • Develop an understanding of EY's service lines and actively seek/encourage assurance team members to contribute ideas and identify opportunities to apply the firm's services

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor's degree an approximately 8 years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately 7 years of related work experience

  • A degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field

  • U.S. CPA license

  • Approximately 4 years of audit experience with a public accounting firm

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills

  • Dedication to teamwork and leadership

  • Integrity within a processional environment

Preferred qualifications

  • CGFM and/or CDFM

What we look for

We're interested in versatile people with the ability to take on new responsibilities and listen to clients to get things done. We're not just looking for accounting and audit experience we're after genuinely interesting people with the ability to build relationships, negotiate and think in unique and creative news ways. If you're a confident leader with a curious mind and the ability to solve complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 15 days of vacation plus 10 observed holidays and up to 3 paid personal days, and 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 in the industry

  • 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

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.

EY, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.

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