EY Global Trade Assistant Manager in WC, South Africa

Title: Global Trade Assistant Manager

Location: ZA-WC-Cape Town

Job Number: CAP0005P

Description of Role

As part of the Global Trade team you will work with the partners and senior managers on the account to deliver Global Trade advice to customers. You will develop your own client protfolio and relations and over time become more independent on several account as well as continue to work as an integral part of the account team for large assignments.

Key Responsibilities

As an Assistant Manager you will be assist the Senior Managers to ensure timely delivery, oversee all quality control aspects and ensure the work is properly delegate to trainees and staff working on the account. You are also able to assist to deliver good quality services to the partners and directors for consideration and sign-off. As an Assistant Manager you will be an integral part of the team and ambassador for EY vis-a-vis clients as well as staff. You will have the opportunity to own the account and build the relationships for future growth.


Qualifications & Experience

Minimum 3 years experience in a consultancy environment OR a combination of SARS and industry experience.

Law and or Accounting background is a required

Relevant Global Trade experience compulsory

Regular interactions with customers.

Proven to be able to work as part of a team and receive and provide feedback in an open and honest way.

Skills and Behavioural Attributes

Teamplayer, analytic and ambitous. You need to be able to help grow Talent and transfer knowledge as well as have the ambition and skills to build client relationships

Who we are:

At EY we support you in achieving your unique potential both personally and professionally. We give you stretching and rewarding experiences that keep you motivated, working in an atmosphere of integrity and teaming with some of the world's most successful companies. And while we encourage you to take personal responsibility for your career, we support you in your professional development in every way we can. You enjoy the flexibility to devote time to what matters to you, in your business and personal lives. At EY you can be who you are and express your point of view, energy and enthusiasm, wherever you are in the world. It's how you make a difference.

Please note: Preference will be given to PDI candidates.