Audit & Assurance - Associate ( September 2019 Intake)

  • Competitive
  • Jeddah, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Deloitte Middle East
  • 15 Mar 19

Audit & Assurance - Associate ( September 2019 Intake)

When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. You'll understand that Deloitte is a Tier 1 Tax advisor in the GCC region since 2010 (according to the International Tax Review World Tax Rankings). It has received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
 
A career in Audit & Assurance  at Deloitte & Touche Middle East is a key link in the financial reporting chain, putting you in the position of trusted advisor to businesses across the region. Your people skills will be required for the latter, while your analytical mind will be another integral requirement for success. You will need the flexibility to implement our international audit approach while bringing to the fore your understanding of the complexities and unique circumstances of our clients and the business landscape across our diverse region. All this while adhering to the highest standards of independence, professional objectivity and technical excellence.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most-for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

• Integrity
• Outstanding value to markets and clients
• Commitment to each other
• Strength from cultural diversity

Here's one specific opportunity to experience working in Audit.
 
As an audit & assurance  associate you will:

  • Be responsible for the preparation of develop an understanding of the Deloitte audit approach, methodology & tools
  • Establish working relationships with client personnel
  • Perform analytical review of audit documents
  • Review client accounting and operating procedures and systems of internal control 
  • Identify accounting and auditing issues; perform research to solve issues that arise
  • Prepare financial statement reports and documentation supporting Deloitte's audit opinions
  • Provide recommendations for improved controls and enhanced business efficiency
  • Demonstrate ability to plan and manage engagements and people along with ensuring deliverables meet work plan specifications and deadlines
Leadership capabilities:

•Builds own understanding of our purpose and values; explores opportunities for impact.
•Demonstrates strong commitment to personal learning and development; acts as a brand ambassador to help attract top talent
•Understands expectations and demonstrates personal accountability for keeping performance on track
•Actively focuses on developing effective communication and relationship-building skills
•Understands how their daily work contributes to the priorities of the team and the business

Qualifications:
  • Degree in accounting or related field
  • Strong academic credentials (Minimum GPA of 3.3)
  • Relevant work experience (e.g. internships, summer positions, school jobs)
  • Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple assignments
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels
  • Fluent in English (Reading, Speaking and Writing). Preference will be given to Bilingual candidates (Arabic/English)


Deloitte in Saudi Arabia was established more than half a century ago and is part of Deloitte & Touche (M.E.). Deloitte & Touche (M.E.) is a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL).

Requisition code: ME-163941-AF