Graduate Recruitment – Consulting

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed


What if we didn’t focus one who you are now, but who you could become?

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we are counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, and however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The Opportunity

The responsibilities in the role of Graduate Trainee- Consulting shall include;

Support the planning, execution and delivery of assurance engagements.
Clearly and accurately document the execution of specific audit procedures as defined by the engagement objectives, audit client’s engagement history, and planned audit approach.
Recognize potential audit issues or unusual relationships from basic analysis of the financial statements and communicate them to the assurance team.

To qualify, we require you to have

Bachelor of Accountancy, CA (Z), ACCA or equivalent qualification
Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and/or CISA certification will be of an added advantage

What’s in it for you

Accelerate your technical capabilities and transformative leadership skills with future-focused courses and development programs.
Broaden your horizons by working on highly integrated teams across the globe and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds — both professionally and culturally.
Bring out the best in yourself with continuous investment in your personal well-being and career development.
Develop your own personal purpose and help us create a positive ripple effect on our teams, our business, clients and society – building a better working world, together.

Skills and attributes for success

Knowledge of English at an advanced level
Confidence in PC use (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Analytical mind-set with attention to detail and ability to solve complex problems
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Flexibility and ability to juggle several demands at once
Contribute ideas/opinions to the assurance teams and listen/respond to other assurance team members’ views
Demonstrate professionalism and competence in the audit client’s environment.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Good project management skills
Integrity within a professional environment

What we look for

You have an agile, growth-oriented mindset. What you know matters. But the right mindset is just as important in determining success. We’re looking for people who are innovative, can work in an agile way and keep pace with a rapidly changing world.

You are curious and purpose driven. We’re looking for people who see opportunities instead of challenges, who ask better questions to seek better answers that build a better working world.

You are inclusive. We’re looking for people who seek out and embrace diverse perspectives, who value differences, and team inclusively to build safety and trust

What we require

Attach an updated CV and motivation letter expressing your suitability for the role. Copies of academic and professional qualifications shall not be required at this stage.

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