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Professional Summary

I am a Senior Auditor with over 3 years of experience in external audit, with excellent experience in Banking and Financial Institutions. I am seeking employment in an organization that would allow me to implement my practical knowledge accumulated throughout my career. I am aiming to work with an organization that will give me the chance to build upon my skills and acquire new skills that are essential and necessary for my future career.

I am a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and currently studying for the CPA qualification, with two exams already passed from the first attempt (FAR & AUD). I have plans to continue my studies by pursuing further qualifications that will improve my performance and knowledge

Work Experience

Sep 2015Present

Senior Auditor

Ernst & Young (EY), Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Plan the audit for various engagements, specifically define component audit approach based on Group Instructions, and build up the component audit strategy.
  • Perform audit procedures in more complex areas building technical competence and be the primary day-to-day contact for the client.
  • Take ownership for the delivery of high-quality audit work.
  • Demonstrate professional skepticism and compliance with our risk management and independence policies.
  • Support junior staff member by providing:

            - On-the-job technical training

            - Delegation of tasks with clear instructions

            - Clear and timely feedback

  • Supervise the conduct of controls testing and liaise with Internal audit, evaluating their testing strategy and work performed.
  • Apply data analytics on two of my major engagements.
  • Summarize and present the audit findings, the related risks along with their financial impact, and provide recommendations to the Management on the internal control deficiencies.
  • Attend IFRS trainings to prepare for more complicated audit areas (EX: New Senior Program, and Intermediate IFRS 1 & 2).
Oct 2013Sep 2015

Associate Auditor

Ernst & Young (EY), Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Performed Substantive procedures of accounts or internal controls of accounts and testing the effectiveness of such controls.
  • Developed technical competence in increasingly complex and significant accounts.
  • Assisted the in-charge in obtaining all necessary audit working papers and documentation.
  • Took responsibility for the high quality execution of specific elements of the audit engagement.
  • Built knowledge about risk management and independence policies.
  • Applied the EY Global Audit Methodology on the appropriate accounts at the right point in time of the audit.
  • Understood data analysis procedures to be performed on various engagements.
  • Assisted in preparing reports and schedules delivered to clients and other parties.
  • Attended various workshops and trainings to improve my accounting and auditing skills.

Jun 2013Mar 2013

Audit Intern

Horwath Mak, Al Ain, UAE
  • Worked as part of a team.
  • Arranged for client meetings.
  • Performed audit procedures, such as vouching, tracing, casting and review.
  • Assisted in the preparation of audit plans and programs.
  • Performed other administrative tasks, as necessary.

Education

Sep 2009Jun 2013

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting 

United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
  • Honors List
  • GPA: 4 on a scale of 4
  • Relevant courses: Intermediate accounting 1 & 2, Islamic accounting, Principles of auditing, Cost and managerial accounting, Accounting information system, Internal auditing, Advanced managerial accounting, Advanced auditing , and Comprehensive accounting seminar.

Skills

A Comprehensive knowledge of professional auditing and accounting standards and guidelines
Practical experience in using EY service delivery tools, including Caseware, Canvas, EY Eagle and EY Global Analytics.
Excellent experience in Banking, Asset Management, and Construction industries
Basic ACL Knowledge
Basic Peachtree Knowledge
Proficient in using Microsoft office and related applications 
Strong Leadership skills
Strong communication skills 
Proficient in English and Arabic 

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 10th January 1993
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Marital Status: Single 
  • Driving License: Yes 

References

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