EY PI Finance Transformation Senior Manager (TMP) Africa, India and Middle East (AIM) in Johannesburg, South Africa

PI Finance Transformation Senior Manager (TMP) Africa, India and Middle East (AIM)

Advisory

Requisition # JOH00202

Post Date 3 days ago

EY’s Talent Market Place(TMP) connects our consultants to our markets while working on projects which are based in the Middle East.

Please Note : You must be willing to be deployed for a maximum of 2 years on the AIM TMP projects which are outside the home region but you shall be eligible for fly-backs to your home country for one week in every 6 weeks.

As Performance Improvement Senior - Finance, you'll contribute technically to Finance client engagements and internal projects. An important part of your role will be to actively establish, maintain and strengthen internal and external relationships. You'll also identify potential business opportunities for EY within existing engagements, and escalate these as appropriate. Similarly, you'll anticipate and identify risks within engagements and raise any issues with senior members of the team.

In line with EY’s commitment to quality, you'll confirm that work is of high quality and is reviewed by the next-level reviewer. As an influential member of the team, you'll help to create a positive learning culture, coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.

Client responsibilities

  • Participate in Finance engagements

  • Work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress

  • Help prepare reports and schedules that will be delivered to clients and other parties

  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel

  • Build strong internal relationships within EY Advisory Services and with other services across the organization

People responsibilities

  • Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for staff

  • Contribute to people-related initiatives including recruiting and retaining Finance professionals

  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills of staff

  • Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures

Technical skills requirements

You'll have knowledge and experience of a number of the following areas:

  • Finance transformation

  • Balanced scorecard

  • Planning, budgeting and forecasting

  • Performance measurement and performance management

  • Business performance reporting

  • Cost to serve

  • Cost reduction

  • Shared service center and business process outsourcing

  • Financial statement close

Additional requirements

  • Demonstrated track record with a blue chip consulting organization and/or blue chip organization

  • Professional accountancy qualification or equivalent

  • Strong academic record including a degree

  • Candidates should be willing to be based for up to 2 years in Middle East whilst maintaining home office in Africa

  • Speaking Arabic is an advantage though not a requirement

  • Focus on finance transformation and shared services

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.