EY Manager/Senior Manager, Operational Transaction Services (Financial Services), Transaction Advisory Services - Sydney in Sydney, Australia

Manager/Senior Manager, Operational Transaction Services (Financial Services), Transaction Advisory Services - Sydney

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # SYD003BY

Post Date Mar 21, 2018

EY’s Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) division offers organisations professional transaction advice and support, from the strategic analysis phase of the transaction lifecycle, through execution, to transaction integration.

EY’s Transaction Advisory Services was ranked number 1 in Mergermarket’s Oceania Accountancy Advisor league tables on highest value and volume of deals for four years running – FY14, FY15, FY16 and FY17.

Our Operational Transaction Services (OTS) – Financial Services team within TAS provide financial services clients with hands-on support to help them ‘buy and integrate’ or ‘sell and separate’. Key services include M&A management consulting across operational due diligence, synergy identification & assessment, post merger integration, carve-out support and benefits realisation.

We are looking for experienced Managers/Senior Managers to join our OTS team due to significant growth.


  • Lead clientengagement teams to execute acquisitions and/or divestments.

  • Demonstrateknowledge of all phases and aspects of practice across due diligence, integrationscarve-outs, and other types of transaction engagements.

  • Demonstratestrong transaction and operational knowledge in Financial Services.

  • Provideengagement team leadership in fostering an open and inclusive environmentand effectively lead and motivate teams with diverse skills andbackgrounds.

  • Demonstratean ability to not only identify integration risks and issues, butrecommend resolutions and mitigating actions.

  • Leadbusiness development activities to sell work through development ofinternal and external client relationship networks.

  • Delivera high degree of client satisfaction with the engagement process and workproducts sufficient to drive additional and repeated engagements.

  • Successfullysupervise, coach, and mentor all team members to help build theirtechnical capability and assist in achieving their potential.

  • Activeinvolvement in leading practice management initiatives includingbuilding/refining methodologies and developing training initiatives tohelp develop the team.

Toqualify, candidates must have:

  • Abachelor's degree and approximately 7 years of related work experience

  • Strongtrack record in management consulting preferably with an exposure to thetransactions environment and preferably in the Financial Services sector

  • Experienceand strong technical skills in relevant areas such as operational duediligence, synergy identification & assessment, post-mergerintegration or carve-out support and benefits realisation

  • Provenclient management skills, with the ability to build and develop networksand relationships with both external and internal contacts

  • Abilityto adapt to a constantly changing and growing business environment

  • Robustleadership skills to enable effective team management and coaching

  • A provenstrong team player who demonstrates commitment to quality, sharingresponsibility and maintaining effective communication

The successful candidate must also be willing and able to travel, when necessary.

About EY Financial Services

EY is the only professional services organisation who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. By joining our team you will be part of the growing Asia Pacific (APAC) FSO business, which has 6,400 professionals dedicating to supporting clients within the banking and capital markets, asset management and insurance sectors. The APAC FSO also work seamlessly with other FSO counterparts across EMEIA, Americas and Japan, where we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services.

Through diverse experiences, world-class learning and individually tailored coaching you will experience ongoing professional development. 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. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

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