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EY Consultant or Senior Consultant in Strategy and Transactions (SaT) – Transaction Strategy and Execution (TS&E) with IT focus in Zurich in Switzerland

Consultant or Senior Consultant in Strategy and Transactions (SaT) – Transaction Strategy and Execution (TS&E) with IT focus in Zurich

Strategy and Transactions

Requisition # SWI000MA

Post Date Oct 16, 2020

In a world that’s changing faster than ever, our purpose acts as our ‘North Star’ guiding our more than 300,000 people – providing the context and meaning for the work we do every day. In doing so, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, clients and communities. Thanks to our innovative services in auditing, tax consulting as well as transaction and management consulting, we proudly lead our clients into the future.

In our Strategy and Transactions (SaT) we offer advice on all aspects within the transaction cycle and provide support on corporate decision-making. Together with our clients, we make well-founded, strategic decisions for businesses. If you’re looking to develop your individual skills whilst working in interdisciplinary and multicultural teams, come join us!

Within Strategy and Transactions, our Transaction Strategy and Execution (TS&E) team of EY Parthenon provides a full range of operationally focused services including M&A Integration, Carve-out, Operational and IT Due Diligence, and Operational Restructuring. Transaction Strategy and Execution works with cross-functional teams made up of members of both the acquiring and acquired organizations.

Our team is a dedicated group of around 50 professionals in this specialist service offering. Each draws upon their unique operational, IT and technical skills to support both private equity and corporate clients, spanning a wide range of industries.

In your role as Senior Consultant you will work on integrations, carve-outs, and other types of transactional engagements in teams directly with our clients.

  • Working in client engagement teams covering IT topics

  • Supporting the creation of integration or separation plans and the setup of implementation guides mainly in the IT area

  • Executing integration/separation plans while working to constantly identify areas for improvement, including resolving related issues

  • Gathering and analyzing related information and communicate recommendations

  • Compiling and presenting information orally, visually and in writing

  • Implementing recommendations in collaboration with client team members and overcome objections

  • Maintaining relationship with client personnel at appropriate levels

  • Fostering an open and inclusive work environment.

What you can contribute – skills forshaping the future

  • A degree in business, engineering,computer science or related field

  • At least 2 years of applicable industry and/or consultingexperience

  • IT experience including infrastructure,applications, databases and networks

  • Sharp analytical thinking andexceptional problem-solving skills

  • Strong record of leadership in anacademic, professional or extracurricular setting

  • Exceptional team player who is able towork with people at all levels in an organization

  • Excellentinterpersonal skills

  • Abilityand willingness to travel

  • Onlyfor Senior Consultant:

  • Three to five years of professionalexperience in the fields mentioned above

  • Previous strategy consulting experienceand/or a MBA degree is a plus

  • Successful candidates must be committedto staying abreast of cutting-edge industry knowledge and have theability to quickly anticipate and respond to the issues of a networkedand constantly changing global economy.

Stick to your plans and realize your goalswith us! Design your career with EY in a culture that promotes diversity andeducation.

  • Internationalteam of highly motivated professionals

  • Constant personal development with a steep learning curve – a system oftrainings, mentoring, counselling and on-the-job learning

  • Modern working environment and equipment, fostering mobile workingflexibility

  • Transparent performance-based recognition and progression system

  • Acquire a fully accredited corporate MBA (EY Tech MBA)from Hult International Business School, whilst working with EY, completelyfree*

Your ambition is as bold as ours. As part of our high-performing teams, you’ll build the tech skillsets and growth mindsets to become the leader you want to be. The leader the world needs. Harness our scale, our tech, our teams and our culture to realize your potential. Learn from the best, surround yourself with the curious, ask better questions to seek better answers. The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

Make the next step and apply for this position. Ref. No: SWI000MA. For further information please contact our recruitment team ( recruitment.switzerland@ey.com / +41 58 286 33 66).

* exception of EY contractors, interns and alumni.