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EY Staff Consultant, Business Consulting, Enterprise Risk in Ottawa, Ontario

Staff Consultant, Business Consulting, Enterprise Risk

Consulting

Requisition # OTT000KJ

Post Date Jun 10, 2021

About EY:

The pace and scale of change today is staggering. But one thing that doesn’t change at EY is the value we place on the uniquely human ability to offer insight and empathy while using technology to make a positive impact. EY’s people in more than 170 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality, and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax, transaction, and consulting services. We strive to help all our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyones contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canadas top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

Being part of a dynamic, growing organization offers an exciting career path full of opportunity. EY Consulting is a $10 billion global practice with 67,000 professionals. With an overall Consulting market of $200 billion, theres tremendous potential for growth - and were prepared to tap into that potential. Our Consulting team takes a strategic approach to helping clients improve and sustain their business performance. In todays complex business environment that means understanding the relationship between risk and performance improvement and applying our knowledge to help clients achieve their business objectives.

Now more than ever, we need talented people from diverse backgrounds to help our clients navigate the complexities of this Transformative Age: people with the passion, curiosity and drive to make things better. In return, we’ll provide you with an exceptional experience that will develop and enrich you, whenever you join or however long you stay. And, should you choose to leave, you’ll be a part of a powerful network of more than 1 million alumni around the world. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

We are currently seeking consultants to join our Enterprise Risk practice within the Business Consulting sub-service line in Ottawa.

About the Enterprise Risk Practice:

Our Enterprise Risk team provides comprehensive risk services through outsourcing, co-sourcing and performing elements as a managed service to assist organizations around the world in aligning their Risk and IA functions to their business strategy and executing against their mandates in a rapidly changing risk landscape. We plan, lead and perform internal audit, internal control, value-for-money assessments and enterprise risk advisory projects in accordance with the clients strategy and objectives, resulting in the identification of control enhancements, operational and compliance process improvements and efficiency opportunities. Our team delivers highly connected, proactive, and forward-looking Risk mandates that extend beyond traditional assurance services to include dynamic risk assessment, providing business advice on strategic topics and emerging risks, anticipating future trends, and fostering change and leading practice development. We provide Enterprise Risk, Internal Audit and related services to clients across multiple levels of government, as well as the private and not-for-profit sectors.

Responsibilities, Qualifications, Certifications - External

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Establishing relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels. Consistently delivering quality client services. Monitoring progress, managing risks and ensuring key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes. Staying abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client’s business

  • Demonstrating ability to continuously learn, incorporate and apply new knowledge in the work environment. Possessing good business acumen. Remaining current on new developments in Consulting services, capabilities and industry knowledge

  • Demonstrate and apply a thorough understanding of technology trends to identify the engagement and client service issues and communicate this information to the engagement team and client management through written correspondence and verbal presentations.

  • Working with cross-functional consulting teams to improve clients efficiency and effectiveness through the design of their operations, processes, information technology and business functions

  • Assist in executing procedures, performing detailed data analysis, reaching conclusions, documenting results and suggesting ideas for efficiencies

  • Taking ownership of tasks, including consistent review of your own work to identify and improve an approach for producing high quality work products, while working under supervision

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in business, engineering, computer science, information systems, or another related major

  • Relevant industry experience is a differentiator

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint

  • Tech savviness – willingness to learn how to use relevant tools/software as needed

  • Demonstrated project management, teaming, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skill

  • Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethic

  • Willing and able to learn and work independently with supervision and guidance

  • Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines

  • Integrity within a professional environment

  • Pursuing or interest in the pursuit of the Certified Internal Auditor, CIA, designation

  • Successful candidates must be available to travel as needed within and outside of Canada and work in excess of standard hours when necessary

  • Successful candidates must be eligible to obtain Government of Canada Secret clearance

Diversity and inclusiveness are at the heart of who we are and how we work. We’re committed to fostering an environment where differences are valued, policies and practices are equitable, and our people feel a sense of belonging. From our actions to combat systemic racism and our advocacy for the LGBT+ community to our innovative Neurodiversity Centre of Excellence and Accessibility initiatives, we welcome and embrace the diverse experiences, abilities, backgrounds and perspectives that make our people unique and help guide us. Because when people feel free to be their authentic selves at work, they bring their best and are empowered to build a better working world.

Responsibilities, Qualifications, Certifications - External

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Establishing relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels. Consistently delivering quality client services. Monitoring progress, managing risks and ensuring key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes. Staying abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client’s business

  • Demonstrating ability to continuously learn, incorporate and apply new knowledge in the work environment. Possessing good business acumen. Remaining current on new developments in Consulting services, capabilities and industry knowledge

  • Demonstrate and apply a thorough understanding of technology trends to identify the engagement and client service issues and communicate this information to the engagement team and client management through written correspondence and verbal presentations.

  • Working with cross-functional consulting teams to improve clients efficiency and effectiveness through the design of their operations, processes, information technology and business functions

  • Assist in executing procedures, performing detailed data analysis, reaching conclusions, documenting results and suggesting ideas for efficiencies

  • Taking ownership of tasks, including consistent review of your own work to identify and improve an approach for producing high quality work products, while working under supervision

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in business, engineering, computer science, information systems, or another related major

  • Relevant industry experience is a differentiator

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint

  • Tech savviness – willingness to learn how to use relevant tools/software as needed

  • Demonstrated project management, teaming, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skill

  • Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethic

  • Willing and able to learn and work independently with supervision and guidance

  • Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines

  • Integrity within a professional environment

  • Pursuing or interest in the pursuit of the Certified Internal Auditor, CIA, designation

  • Successful candidates must be available to travel as needed within and outside of Canada and work in excess of standard hours when necessary

  • Successful candidates must be eligible to obtain Government of Canada Secret clearance

Diversity and inclusiveness are at the heart of who we are and how we work. We’re committed to fostering an environment where differences are valued, policies and practices are equitable, and our people feel a sense of belonging. From our actions to combat systemic racism and our advocacy for the LGBT+ community to our innovative

Neurodiversity Centre of Excellence and Accessibility initiatives, we welcome and embrace the diverse experiences, abilities, backgrounds and perspectives that make our people unique and help guide us. Because when people feel free to be their authentic selves at work, they bring their best and are empowered to build a better working world.

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