EY Transaction Advisory Services Senior - Valuation and Business Modeling - Business Modeling/Data Analytics in Houston, Texas

Transaction Advisory Services Senior - Valuation and Business Modeling - Business Modeling/Data Analytics

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # HOU002YA

Post Date Nov 21, 2018


Competitive business today is all about making intelligent, informed decisions. As a Business Modeling Senior you’ll help make that happen. You will be an important part of our diversely talented, highly experienced team and work at the forefront of high-profile transactions. Our team of strategic advisors sits at the heart of a global Valuation & Business Modeling network of specialists who deliver high quality advice to our clients.

The opportunity

EY has an established industry leading Valuation and Business Modeling group. We advise our clients on strategic financial decisions including buy vs build, strategic options, deal structure, predictive analytics. 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.

Your key responsibilities

As a Senior within Business Modeling you're likely to spend your day to day working on complex financial decisions, working with management on parts of the strategic client decisions and acquisitions and regularly undertake creation of financial models using data analytics techniques for strategic priorities.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Strong financial modeling skills.

  • Strong Excel skills.

  • Ability to learn new data analytics tools and related software, including data visualization and database skills.

  • Excellent business English skills - both writing and verbal.

  • Excellent problem solving skills.

  • Intellectual curiosity.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelor's degree in business, finance, or accounting and at least 2 years of related financial modeling work experience; or a graduate degree and at least 1 year of related work experience.

  • Strong financial modeling skills and the ability to create financial models based on clients strategic financial business plans.

  • Superior financial modeling skills in MS Excel with additional experience in any of the following preferred: MS Access; SQL Server; Data Visualization applications (e.g. Tableau, MS Powerview); Statistical packages (e.g. MATLAB, SPSS); VBA; C#.

  • Excellent analytical, communication, organizational, interpersonal, and teaming skills.

  • Ability to manage project expenditures against budget and revenue.

  • Ability to provide sound guidance to team members to ensure the completion of work deliverables.

  • Up to 60% travel when necessary.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience with a venture capital, investment banking, commercial banking, or national valuation firm.

  • CFA or CPA certification or significant progress towards these certifications.

What we look for

We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, analytical, logical thinkers with a passion for business modeling and have a very strong attention to detail. Being a strong team player is critical with the ability to adapt to changing requirements or deadlines in support of our clients goals.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of 3 weeks of vacation plus 10 observed holidays and up to 3 paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most recognized and engaging leaders in the profession.

  • 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.

Join us in building a better working world. Apply now.

EY, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.