EY TAS – Valuation & Business Modelling – Data Analytics - Senior Accountant in Zhejiang, China

Title: TAS – Valuation & Business Modelling – Data Analytics - Senior Accountant

Location: CN-Zhejiang-Hangzhou

Job Number: HAN000E5

Our Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) team works with clients to manage their capital agenda to drive competitive advantage and increased returns. As part of a global team of 10,000 professionals in 100 countries you will advise clients on preserving, optimizing, raising or investing capital. Major groups (or, as we call them, sub-service lines and competencies) within TAS include Mergers and Acquisition Services, Project Finance, Restructuring Services, Operational Transaction Services, Transaction Support, Transaction Tax, and Valuation and Business Modeling.

Join Valuation and Business Modeling and you join a team of experienced professionals who bring to clients excellence in accounting, taxation and financial due diligence. You will help guide clients through the model review, model support and model-build activities necessary to make key decisions and improve strategic outcomes. With over 1,600 valuation professionals worldwide, no similarly positioned global professional organization can match our breadth of capabilities or our depth of resources.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s 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.

Qualifications:

Job summary

We are committed to delivering independent and objective business valuation services to a range of private and public companies in various industries in Hong Kong, Mainland China and throughout Asia. By identifying critical value and risk drivers, and determining the linkages that affect performance, we help our clients improve alignment between management decision-making, resource allocation, executive compensation and enterprise performance.

Responsibilities:

You will work under Valuation and Business Modelling team, Data Analytics unit, lead by a 10 year IT and data mining expert to conduct data analytics and due diligence in transactions (i.e. M&A)

You will mainly

  • Capture, consolidate, transform and analyze massive volume of data from structured data (e.g. finance system etc.) and unstructured data to support data analytics during due diligence and valuation work;

  • Work with databases, analytical tools - such as SQL Server, SAS, SPSS, and R, to analyze data in support of due diligence and valuation work.

  • Use data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, Spotfire etc.) to identify of key issues and opportunities in due diligence and valuation work;

  • Communicate with internal project team and/or target management to better understand client’s business, support the conclusions of data analysis and deliver customized advice to client;

  • Work closely with financial diligence, tax diligence and commercial diligence teams to identify deal issues and advise solutions; and

  • Draft analytics reports and/or prepare key summary section in combined report.

You will also from time to time

  • Assist in internal database and tools designing, implementing and coaching to help core VBM team in AI, work automation, digitalization etc.

  • Assist in developing gadget or tools to fulfill client’s special needs during transaction.

Requirements:

  • University graduates majored in Computer Science, or Math, or Engineering, or related fields with a minimum of 3 year relevant experience;

  • Knowledge in data analytics and data visualization platforms, e.g. Tableau, Spotfire, PowerBI, SmartBI, etc.;

  • Knowledge in programming languages e.g. R, Python, C etc.;

  • Knowledge in database computer languages e.g. SQL, Server, Oracle, SPSS Clementine, etc.;

  • Creative thinking with strong execution ability;

  • Excellence in communication and client facing; and

  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese.

Below skills will be strong plus:

  • Knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem, including HDFS, MapReduce, YARN, HBase (or MongoDB, Cassandra etc.); and

  • Knowledge of .net, jquery, javascript, AJAX, Html5.