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Risk Management Assistant

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The opportunity

For our office situated in Diegem, we are looking for an Assistant for the Risk Management (below called ‘RM’) Department, which manages Risk Management and Independence matters for Belgium. EY is subject to various reviews of outside regulators which further emphasize the critical role RM plays in an organization like EY. You will work for internal clients (called service lines) which will allow you to accumulate a wealth of business knowledge about EY as an organization.

Your key responsibilities

As a RM assistant to our compliance officer and a team member of the Risk Management team, your role will be:

  • To advise professionals in our service lines on compliance issues related to the auditor’s professional rules (independence);

  • To research and execute on independence procedures with respect to existing and prospective clients, assist in legal analysis relating to independence matters;

  • To assist in the follow up of compliance activities and provide feedback on outstanding issues to the compliance officer, e.g.: the Company’s internal policies, procedures, compliance registers;

  • To follow up on reporting activities;

  • Proactively ensure and monitor ongoing compliance with regulations and their corrective actions on a member firm level:

  • Assist in further embedding a Conduct Risk based compliance culture within the business through communication and training programs to support and provide assistance on various risk management matters.

Skills and attributes for succes

  • You hold a Bachelor or Master degree or equivalent by experience;

  • You have at least 2 or 3 years experience within a similar role;

  • You have a good spoken and written knowledge and communication skills of the following languages: Dutch, French and English;

  • You are self-motivated, service-minded and flexible;

  • You have the ability to work effectively on your own and as part of a team;

  • You have a sense of organization and precision;

  • You are stress-resistant.

What we offer

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around;

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress through 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.

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

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