EY Change Agent, (Financial Services) Advisory, Singapore (6 months contract) in Singapore, Singapore

Change Agent, (Financial Services) Advisory, Singapore (6 months contract)


Requisition # SIN003WO

Post Date May 23, 2018

We are the only professional services organisation who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management, banking and capital markets, insurance and private equity, we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services.

The opportunity

As part of our Financial Services Organization (FSO) team, you’ll build strategic relationships with executives from different competencies. By understanding their business issues and imperatives and collaborating with other teams, you’ll broaden your experience. Collaborating with other teams, you will help to identify and shape the solutions to address client issues. Backed by the resources of a global organization, you’ll gain experiences and foster relationships that will support your long-term success.

Your key responsibilities

In your role as Change Agent, you will be expected to:

  • Support stakeholders’ management, which includes management of regular engagement meetings, project statuses and executive reporting so as to clearly communicate status, risks and remediation plans to key stakeholders

  • Liaise with project managers to monitor project goals and risks to execution, drive projects through the entire project lifecycle

  • Establish and lead/facilitate working group meetings to track accomplishments, milestones, key issues and/or change controls.

  • Support issue management and follow up

  • Managing any change requests related to the working project plans to meet the agreed deadlines

  • Support End User training and enable post go live change management activities

  • Ad hoc duties as required

Skills and attributes for success

  • Good working knowledge of SAP financial systems

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and communication skills

  • Leverage technology to continually learn, improve service delivery and maintain our leading edge best practices

  • Strong presentation skills and proficiency in the use of PowerPoint, Word and Excel

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience within Banking/ Financial institutions or consulting firms

  • Background in project management, not necessarily PMP certified

  • Extensive and proven experience in delivering results on time and cross-functional initiatives

  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams and liaise with colleagues in both business and technical roles

  • Highly motivated with a positive attitude with strong administration, problem-solving and teamwork skills

  • Independent, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively under pressure and extended hours if required.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Strong people management skills and able to work/ manage different stakeholders

  • Track record dealing with senior stakeholders and adapting to demanding environments

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization

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. We also offer you:

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

  • 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.