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EY Senior Manager - Data & Aalytics, Technology Consulting in Sydney, Australia

Senior Manager - Data & Aalytics, Technology Consulting


Requisition # SYD0048N

Post Date Dec 02, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic is creating seismic challenges around the world. Our purpose, to build a better working world, has never been more important. Life at EY has been transformed dramatically but our strong culture of flexible and remote working has helped EY people navigate new ways of working and remain connected with each other and our clients.

A better working world truly starts with the people at EY who are building it every day. 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.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Manager within the Technology Consulting – Data and Analytics teamin our Sydney office.

EY DnA is the data and advanced analytics capability within EY Asia-Pacific, with over 500 specialist employees working across multiple industry sectors.

We implement information-driven strategies and systems that help grow, optimize and protect client organizations. We go beyond strategy and provide end to end implementation of real-life data environments and have some of the best architects, project managers, business analysts, data scientists, big data engineers, developers and consultants in the region.

Your key responsibilities

Engage with clients, understand their needs, develop innovative value adding propositions / proposals, assemble a delivery team, lead the delivery of data centric technology solutions (traditional and cloud based) and deliver tangible business outcomes for top tier Financial Services clients.

  • Deliver value and build trust with executives inFinancial Services organisations. Develop and maintain relationships withclients at executive levels

  • Provide thought leadership and define innovativesolutions which enable clients to accelerate their data journey – trust theirdata, protect their data and leverage their data for competitive advantage

  • Lead proposal development including the definitionof the innovative value propositions, approach, team structure, deliverablesand pricing

  • Mobilise and lead project teams to design, developand implement Data & Analytics solutions which deliver the desired businessoutcomes for our clients, our organisation and our people

  • Manageday to day interactions with client teams, executives and sponsors and lead theclient relationship across multiple levels

Skills and attributes for success

We’re looking for people with strong Data & Analytics related Solutioning and Consulting experience. You will need passion for a career in data analytics, where you will provide a consultative service on a variety of data centric projects within a fast-passed consulting environment.

Delivery Experience

Experience and a strong delivery track record managing complex Data & Analytics and/or Systems Integration programs in Financial Services.

  • Program Manager/Delivery Lead for Data &Analytics or SI programs of more than 40 FTEs in a large and diverseorganisation

  • Leading or Program Managing a business transformationprogram or an IT delivery stream of a large business transformation program

  • Strong problem-solving skills, with proven abilityto analyse issues from different perspectives and draw commercially soundrecommendations

People Leadership and Stakeholder ManagementExperience

Experience in developing and leading high performing teams and developing and maintaining relationships at executive levels and building trust with stakeholders and sponsors.

  • Expedience in recruiting / assembling a team andmanaging the team dynamic to ensure they are operating efficiently andeffectively. Supporting them and attending to their needs and development asthey grow

  • Strong customer focus - experience developing andmanaging stakeholder/client relationships at executive levels (ExecutiveManagement, Director, General Manager, Executive General Manager)

  • Experience managing day to day interactions withexecutives and sponsors through the course of a program or engagement. Managingescalations and issue resolution in complex organisations

  • Ability to collaborate with client and 3 rd party teams to deliver an outcome

Subject Matter Experience & Thought Leadership

  • Experience in the design, delivery and/orgovernance of Data & Analytics solutions e.g. Data Warehousing, DataManagement, Data Governance, Data Quality, Data Integration, Cloud Migration,Data Visualisation, Machine Learning and AI

  • Ideally you have the depth of knowledge, confidenceand credibility to put forward a point of view and/or pull clients out of theircomfort zones and challenge their thinking.

Business Development Experience

You have the desire and the experience in leading business development activities and securing sales in Financial Services organisations.

  • Superior internal and external stakeholdermanagement skills with the ability to credibly communicate, negotiate andinfluence strategic outcomes at executive levels

  • Strong customer focus and customer empathy, abilityto understand the client’s expressed and unexpressed needs

  • Ability to assemble a bid team and lead proposaldevelopment including the definition of the value proposition, the approach,the team structure, deliverables and pricing

  • Responsiveto client needs and innovative in the formulation of value propositions whichaddress the client need

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience inengaging with both technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Strong consultingexperience and background, including engaging directly with clients

  • Prior Big4Consulting experience is highly desirable

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your performance. In addition, our comprehensivepackage can be tailored to your individual needs, to give you the freedom to manage your role in a way that’s right for you. This includes;

  • a variety of flexibleworking and leave arrangements

  • personalisedincluding coachingand support to help you build your career and access to formal learning so youcan develop the skills you’ll need to thrive in the future

  • arange of tools and benefits to guide and support your health and wellbeingthroughout your entire EY career

About EY

At EY, we hold a collective commitment to foster an environment where all differences are valued and respected, practices are equitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. Through our inclusive leadership behaviours, a variety of internal networks, flexible working and mentoring programs, you will have the support and flexibility to build an exceptional career.

EY is committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process for people with disability. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process in order to equitably participate, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application viaor phone+61 3 8650 7788.

We understand the importance of social distancing at this time so our recruitment and onboarding process will be managed virtually so we can continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing of EY people, clients, guests and the broader public.

The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.​

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