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EY Consultant – Projects in public sector across EU in Czech Republic

Consultant – Projects in public sector across EU

Strategy and Transactions

Requisition # CZE00096

Post Date Feb 17, 2021

Ernst & Young’s Strategy and Transactions practice is one of the firm’s four service lines and offers clients the capability and expertise to advise on any aspect of a transaction. This includes buy-side and sell-side work, covering corporate finance, due diligence, restructuring, valuation, financial modelling, M&A, infrastructure advisory, equity & debt advisory and other transaction related services.

Currently, we are seeking a Consultant or Senior Consultant to help us grow our Public sector across EU. This role is quite complex, where 50 % of work is dedicated to project management and 50 % of work is related to administration and documentation.

Your responsibilities:

*Manage cross-country and regional projects for public sector clients (EU Commission and connected entities, EASME, EIB, DG Reform, etc.). Projects typically focus on the following areas:

  • Social innovation in EU member states;

  • Development, deployment and evaluation of financial instruments across the EU (e.g. social impact bonds);

  • Feasibility studies; Market research (e.g. identification of market gaps and solutions to address them).

*Lead delivery of projects, including defining the scope of work and preparing the project budget, communicating with the parties involved, and driving project to completion.

*Continuously evaluate projects to ensure they are meeting company standards, adhering to budgets, and meeting deadlines.

*Accurately document the projects creation, development, and execution as well as documenting the projects scope.

*Coordinating the proposals and tracking the progress of the projects.

*Mapping the projects.

We require:

*University degree (preferably in economics or politics)

*2 – 4 years of experience related to public sector, EU commission, EIB, EBRD and/or other similar entities, experience from consulting is a huge advantage

*At least basic knowledge of how EU Commission, EIB, EBRD and other similar international entities operate and what they require (preparation of complex reports, project management and communication)

*Strong communication skills in English and Czech/Slovak, French language is an advantage

*Detail oriented person

*Strong client focus

*Ability to perform effectively under pressure

We offer:

*Work in a team of young colleagues lead by dynamic partners

*Variety of training programs (both internal and external)

*Interesting portfolio of projects from various sectors

*Competitive compensation package and a wide range of benefits as per your own choice

*5 weeks of vacation + 1 week of sick leave

*Cafeteria benefit system


*Modern offices in the centre of Prague

*Contract of an indefinite period

*Start date: flexible, based on agreement