EY Advisory - Risk Transformation - Senior in Guangdong, China

Title: Advisory - Risk Transformation - Senior

Location: CN-Guangdong-Shenzhen

Job Number: SHE000FY

We enhance performance through creating risk-enabled organizations. We help clients identify important risks, design frameworks to manage them and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of risk management. As a risk transformation professional, you will be addressing client issues such as business performance variability, business and process controls transformation; application security integrity, governance, risk and control (GRC) technology enablement, business and/or IT GRC, continuous monitoring, vendor and contract risk management and IT risk management. You will belong to an international network of specialists helping our clients transform risk functions and implement technology solutions that support risk management and governance.

We will support you with career-long training and coaching to develop your skills in risk strategy, risk function design, risk management and performance enhancement. As EY is a global leading service provider in this space, you will be working with the best of the best in a collaborative environment. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


You will be a core member of EY’s fully-dedicated, cross-regional, Blockchain Team, responsible for originating opportunities with new and existing clients – as well as advising clients on distributed ledger technologies, processes, and business models. You will be responsible for driving a coordinated and best-in- class go to market approach through collaborating with, and growing, EY’s existing community of regional technology professionals. You need to be passionate about driving innovation in the industry and help the firm strengthen networks with a broad range of stakeholders including, start-ups, blockchain incumbents, governments, regulators, venture capital companies and other service providers within the blockchain ecosystem. Ideally, you will have experience in building or scaling financial technology start-ups – as well as existing blockchain relationships.

Your key responsibilities

  • Build trusted relationships with blockchain startups, and other industry participants

  • Work with multi-functional teams to drive business development activities across EY – directly originating opportunities for engagement teams across the firm

  • Act as blockchain subject matter expert where required, developing thought leadership solutions and industry content that differentiates EY from competitors.

  • Drive specific blockchain initiatives both internally and externally – with a particular focus on blockchain partnership models

  • Be aware of, and engage with, blockchain market activities

Skills and attributes for success

  • Proactive and entrepreneurial: demonstrable experience in identifying, nurturing and executing new ideas

  • Ability to operate successfully in, and bridge the divide between, start-up and corporate business environments

  • Skilled communicator, capable of presenting complex or novel ideas to non-technical audiences; experience in presentation design is desirable

  • Strong research and critical thinking / analytical skills

  • Passion for and knowledge of distributed ledger trends and activity

To qualify for the role you must have

Minimum of three years to seven years’ experience in building or scaling a blockchain start-up, working on innovation/ partnerships / corporate development side of a top-tier financial institution; or working on the strategy or technology advisory teams of a top-tier consulting firm, with a focus on Information Technology Services

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization.

What working at EY offers

EY offers a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. We are committed to being an inclusive employer and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. Plus, we offer:

Support, coaching and feedback 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

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

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