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EY Finance Consulting - Finance Transformation - Senior in Kochi, India

Finance Consulting - Finance Transformation - Senior


Requisition # KOC0036L

Post Date Jun 22, 2021

Finance Consulting- Finance Transformation-Senior Consultant

As market and technology rapidly change and develop, finance functions must demonstrate real added value to their business. As a finance advisor, you’ll use your experience and knowledge in Finance, industry and technology to help deliver greater insight – delivering functional efficiencies as well as transforming the role of finance in our clients’ businesses. You’ll be developing innovative, sustainable ways to improve the management of people, processes and systems, working alongside other finance professionals in high-performing teams.

And as you deliver exceptional client service, you’ll have the opportunity to address some of the biggest issues facing client organizations today – supported by structured learning and development. With a network stretching across the world, the projects you work on will cross borders and sectors, providing unrivaled experience. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The opportunity

  • We’re looking for Senior Consultant with expertise in Finance Transformation and optimization projects to join the group of our Business Consulting Team. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a leading firm whilst being instrumental in the growth of a finance domain service offerings.

Your key responsibilities

  • Part of a team of 5-10 professionals undertaking finance transformation and optimization projects

  • Lead a workstream or being part of the workstream of finance domain consultants

  • Defining finance vision and finance strategy transformation plan

  • Design Finance target operating model design and Business process reengineering

  • Develop Finance Structure and roles

  • Identify opportunity for digitization and finance process improvements

  • Cost optimization and business planning

  • Agile Finance and Digital enablement on finance able to work under pressure to meet deadlines; must be able to analyse and prioritize assignments

  • Worked on capacity of consultant in transformation and optimization assignments in Industries like Automotive, Consumer Goods, Chemicals, Metals/Mining, Retail and Life Sciences/Pharma will be valuable for the role.

  • Participation in tech solutions in Finance function including ERP/SAP along with exposure to analytics and modelling will be a necessary expectation of this role.

Skills and attributes for success

  • You should have experience at one or more of the following technical competencies:

  • Digital Finance Transformation

  • Utilizing technology to transform finance

  • Business insights into leading practice in accounting, management reporting and planning process

  • Good understanding and experience in digital enablers in finance

  • Communication and presentation skills

  • Experience in implementing leading finance practices and benchmarking

  • Finance Performance Management

  • People Management and Leadership skills

  • Commercial oriented

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • 6-10 years of consulting work experience in Finance projects

  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint, Power Bi skills.

  • Consulting experience in Financial services, Experience in transformation projects, Analytical and modelling skills, ERP/SAP/ Blackline/ MS Dynamics/Anaplan exposure

  • Willing to work on Sunday to Thursday working week and support MENA timings (11AM – 8.30 PM), as preferred (supporting Middle East Clients)

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • CA/ACCA/Master’s degree in MBA Finance

  • Project management skills

  • Report writing, Customer handling, Strong interpersonal communication skills and experience in usage of analytical tools/ representations

  • Exposure to tools like Anaplan, Power Bi, Tableau, Alteryx etc

  • Certifications in finance domain, processes, functions