EY Valuation and Business Modelling Executive in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Valuation and Business Modelling Executive

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # DUB003IQ

Post Date Sep 03, 2018

Competitive business today is all about making intelligent, informed decisions. As a Valuation and Business Modeling Senior, you’ll help make that happen. That will mean using your unique insight to supply tailored advice to clients from all industries. Working on everything from pre-deal to post-deal, you’ll build an incredible base of experience that will set you apart for the rest of your career – all with the support of some of the top colleagues in the business.

The opportunity

With our support, some of our clients have grown to be among the most recognizable, respected brands on the planet. We’re currently growing our Transaction Advisory Services team to meet increasing demand. As part of the team, you can expect exposure to a full range of client types and needs, along with formal training to support your personal goals.

Your key responsibilities

As a member of the Business modelling team you will participate in numerous engagements, working effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and updating senior team members on progress. You will also helpdemonstrate commercial awareness and understanding of the client agenda with examples of this reflected in findingsand maintaining productive working relationships with client personnel.

You will contribute technically to modelling engagements. You will review Excel models under supervision to arrive at preliminary conclusions and prepare reports of findings. For model builds you'll design, and build intermediate/complex models under supervision or on secondment. Using complex financial models, you'll produce clear analysis to support client needs. As a member of the team, you'll help to support a positive learning culture.

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

  • 3 – 5 years relevant working experience

  • Strong academic record including a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field

  • Postgraduate degree or professional qualification such as Masters/MBA/CFA

  • Technical skills required (Strong knowledge and background in business modelling and Analysis

  • Strong MS office skills, especially when modelling using Excel

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, supported by the confidence to work effectively in a high-energy, fast-moving environment

  • The ability to influence colleagues and communicate complex concepts simply and effectively to non-technical audiences

  • Evidence of report writing skills and the ability to prepare multiple draft reports simultaneously with minimal supervision

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Client facing experience from a leading organisation

  • Experience and understanding of how business operates MENA region

  • Proficiency in the Arabic language

What we look for

What’s most important is that you’re dedicated to supporting your colleagues as part of a high-performing team. You’ll need to thrive in picking up new skills and talents as you go, so natural curiosity, a lot of questions and the confidence to speak up when you see something that could be improved are essential. If you’ve got the right combination of technical knowledge and communication skills, this role is for you. Some travel may be required depending on your specific role and location.

What working at EY offers

  • Support, feedback and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career in the MENA region

  • Developed system of performance management and career development that enables you to have the freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

  • Opportunity to work in an international environment

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please complete the online application as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

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