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EY Transaction Diligence Senior Consultant or Manager - Strategy and Transactions in Sydney, Australia

Transaction Diligence Senior Consultant or Manager - Strategy and Transactions

Strategy and Transactions

Requisition # SYD00451

Post Date Aug 24, 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 aSenior Consultant or Managerwithin theTransaction Diligenceteam in ourSydney or Melbourne office.

As part of our Transaction Diligence team you will work with many of the world’s largest organisations, fastest-growing companies and private equity firms on some of the most complex deals in the global market. Through analysis of financial, commercial and operational data, our industry-aligned transaction diligence professionals add true value to clients, providing insights to key decision-makers that help them increase value, and reduce the risks and uncertainty inherent in transactions. You will help to identify key value drivers, challenge assumptions about future performance, search for and advise on hidden value, and work with other EY service teams to deliver an integrated approach to our clients before, during and after the transaction.

Your key responsibilities

  • Manage andparticipatein duediligence engagements related to the acquisition ordisposal of businesses by private equity investors or strategic corporatebuyers

  • Analyse financial/operational results of targets throughreviewing accounting records and conducting interviews with management

  • Project manage information flows and manage key stakeholders

  • Prepare/evaluate pro forma financial information

  • Identify issues that impact purchase price and deal structuring

  • Based on your analysis write up your findings andrecommendations

  • Identify business development opportunities and assist Partnersand Directors on proposals and new business opportunities by draftingresponses, participating in the proposal process, building client relationshipsand demonstrating knowledge of client business

Skills and attributes for success

  • Experience in a TransactionDiligence role within a Consulting environment, working independently and withsenior stakeholders on multiple engagements

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • A bachelors or master’s degree inaccounting, business, finance or economics

  • Member of the Institute of CharteredAccountants, or international equivalent

  • A strong work ethic and the ability to adapt tonew challenges and ideas in a collaborative team environment

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.

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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.

Theexceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

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