EY Senior - Business Operations Consultant in All, Palestine

Title: Senior - Business Operations Consultant

Location: PS-All-Ramallah

Job Number: RAM0001W

In Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) within Assurance, we assist our clients to address the accounting and financial reporting challenges facing their business. You will be part of a team that provides insight and services that accelerate analytics, decision-making and innovation to build a stronger and more efficient finance function. You will experience ongoing professional development through diverse experiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching.

That is how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The opportunity

Our FAAS practice is one of the fastest growing areas of our business. As a result, we have a recruitment need for a Senior to join our team to support advisory projects ranging from internal control assessments, gap analysis and provision of recommendations for improvement to assisting clients in updating policies and procedures and other relevant management consulting services

This role will assist the supervisor in the planning and execution of consulting services delivered to clients. This will involve planning services to be offered, marketing of services to clients and non-clients, determining client needs, preparing proposals and delivering the work. The services offered are related to finance, accounting, internal controls, risk management, internal audit, organization capacity assessment and enhancement and other various consulting services.

You will be directly supervised by an experienced manager and will be assisted by a team with diversified experience. The company also provides all the resources and tools for him to excel and deliver the required work.

Your key responsibilities

In you role you will participate in the planning for and the strategy setting for the services to be offered, including training services, participate in and/ or conduct meetings with clients to discuss needs and articulate scope of work and prepare scope of work documents and proposals for clients.

This will include reading and interpreting RFP’s and preparing proper responses (proposals, expression of interest), preparing the necessary paper work and complete all electronic documentation in compliance with EY policies and procedures, project preparation.

Providing insights from experience and from available tools to clients around subject matter and the industry will be essential as well as prioritizing, coordinating and allocating work assignments to staff, and resolving day-to-day staffing problems and issues. You’ll conduct progress meetings with supervisor and other management team to discuss progress and status and identify issues, obstacles, and potential risks, ensure all projects are implemented according to the required standards of quality and following up on billing and collection of fees with the client.

Skills and attributes for success

Pro- activity, accountability and results- driven people will flourish in this environment. Dealing with competing priorities, understanding how to manage resources and communicating effectively are key skills. This will have a huge impact on those around you and help promote a positive work ethic.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • University degree in Business Administration, Accounting and finance,

  • Approximately 4 – 6 years of related experience

  • Experience in implementing consulting services related to organization development and related matters

  • Experience in conducting assessments of internal controls and risks in various functions (e.g. finance, operations, HR, etc.) and providing recommendations for improvement

  • Experience in preparing policies and procedures manuals, organization structures, job descriptions

  • Knowledge of accounting standards (GAAP, IFRS, IPSAS, etc.)

  • Proficiency in both Arabic and English language (speaking, reading, and writing)

  • Excellent research and analytical skills

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Enthusiastic and willing to read and learn quickly

  • Ability to work under pressure and multi tasks

Ideally you’ll also have

  • A masters degree (e.g. MBA, MSc in accounting or finance)

  • Professional Certificates (CIA, CMA, CFM)

  • Track record with a leading audit firm


What we look for

We are interested in entrepreneurs who have the confidence to develop and promote a brand new strategic vision both internally and externally. You will be business savvy with a passion for innovation as well as the motivation to create your own EY journey. If you have significant experience gaming technology and are passionate about improving the performance of businesses, this is the role for you.

What working at EY offers

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

  • 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’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

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

Build your legacy with us.

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