EY Senior – Infrastructure Advisory in Vancouver, British Columbia

Senior – Infrastructure Advisory

Advisory

Requisition # VAN000V9

Post Date Sep 04, 2018

EY's people in more than 150 countries are committed to operating with integrity, quality and professionalism in the provision of audit, tax, transaction and advisory services. We strive to help all of our people achieve their professional and personal goals through an inclusive environment that values everyone's contributions, appreciates diversity of thought, fosters growth, and provides continuous opportunities for development. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work.

We currently have career opportunities for a Project Planner/Scheduler to join our Infrastructure Advisory Group. This is a domain within the Advisory services practice, which specializes in advising clients on performance improvement throughout the capital projects lifecycle, as well as working with our clients in Programme Management, designing and implementing PMO’s and independent oversight of project performance . Our offerings in this area include assisting in claims and dispute resolutions, subject matter expertise for internal audit support, assessment of project management processes and controls, design and implementation of PMO’s, Program Management of major projects and supporting in project functions including planning/scheduling, cost management, risk management and project controls etc. Typical clients include companies in the Utilities, Oil & Gas, Construction, IT implementation, and Mining industries.

Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate an understanding of contractual and construction concepts

  • Experienced managing IT implementation projects in a design and construction environment

  • Participate in contract compliance assessments, cost recovery / cost controls analysis, vendor assessments/audits, project management engagements, etc.

  • Demonstrate an understanding of Project Management processes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of project management principles and good practice

  • Develop complex schedules and project plans

  • Create work products such as detailed analyses and engagement documentation.

  • Stay informed of emerging technical issues and relevant business and economic developments.

  • Maintain a strong client focus by effectively serving client needs.

  • Work closely with supervisors to deliver high-quality client service

  • Demonstrate quality control, and commitment to schedule and budgets

  • Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment.

  • Commit to developing knowledge. Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with team members, and enhance service delivery.

  • Respect/protect client information.

Qualifications

Desired qualifications include:

  • An MBA or Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Construction Management, Supply Chain, Architecture, Engineering or a related field would be considered a strong asset

  • A minimum of 3 years of related experience (a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience would be acceptable for those holding a relevant graduate degree)

  • Consulting or industry experience would be a strong plus

  • Strong research, analytical, and business writing skills

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Strong proficiency with MS Project and/or Primavera, Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Visio, and Lotus Notes / Outlook

  • Strong proficiency with data mining software (e.g. ACL, Alteryx, etc.) would be preferred

  • Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethic.

  • willingness to travel

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.