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EY Digital Finance Transformation - Senior Consultant in Ireland

Digital Finance Transformation - Senior Consultant


Requisition # IRE002YL

Post Date Oct 05, 2020

DigitalFinance Transformation-Senior Consultant:

Market leading growth

  • We're a businesswith market- leading growth, and this is set to continue. In fact, we aimto double the size of our business by 2020. We have a clear vision, bigambitions and a bolder purpose than ever before. It all means growth andopportunities for you and our clients.

Entrepreneurial spirit

  • Entrepreneurialspirit delivers market-leading growth. That’s why we empower our people toinnovate and act with flexibility. We’re developing people to lead, manageand deliver ambitious growth, and tackle the most complex, critical andrewarding challenges for our clients.


  • The success of EY,our clients and our people, is built on having employees from a hugevariety of backgrounds working together in high-performing teams. We'recreating the working culture of tomorrow: it's more flexible, moreinclusive, globally connected and driven by a purpose - to build a betterworking world.

The opportunity

In Ireland, we are expanding our Advisory practice and are seeking to recruit high achieving individuals to be part of our growing business. Currently we are recruiting at Senior Consultant and Manager levels for our Finance Transformation team.

Our Finance Transformation team delivers globally integrated Finance service offerings to our clients, including:

  • Finance OperatingModel Transformation

  • BusinessPerformance Management (BPM) including Planning, Budgeting andForecasting; and Management Reporting

  • FinanceTransformation enabled by technology – i.e. ERP, BPM, RPA, BusinessIntelligence, Data Analytics, Blockchain and AI

  • Global BusinessServices

Your keyresponsibilities

Working in our Finance Transformation practice, you will:

  • Work as part of aclient engagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds. Foster aninnovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment.

  • Deliverhigh-quality work products within expected timeframes and on budget.Foster relationships with client personnel at appropriate levels.Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are keptinformed about progress and expected outcomes. Manage expectations ofclient service delivery.

  • Cultivate andmanage business development opportunities. Understand EY and its servicelines and actively assess/present ways to serve clients. Develop andmaintain long-term client relationships and networks.

  • Contribute to PIFinance practice development specifically in the areas of operations,thought leadership, marketing activities and training

  • Demonstratein-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Demonstrateability to quickly assimilate to new knowledge. Possess good businessacumen. Remain current on new developments in advisory services capabilitiesand industry knowledge.

Skills and attributesfor success

  • At least 5 years ofexperience delivering change in a Finance function environment –gainedeither from prior experience in consulting or through a track record ofdelivering change/transformation projects in industry

  • Strong academicrecord including a third level degree, preferably in a finance/accounting,business or project related area

  • ACA/CIMA and/orPMP/Prince2 qualification an advantage

  • Process improvementexperience in one or two of the following areas:

  • Transactionalprocessing: Order to Cash; Procure to Pay; Record to Report

  • Financial planningand analysis: Budgeting & Planning, and Reporting)

To qualify for the roleyou must have

  • Experiencedelivering business change in one or more of the following areas would beexpected:

  • Enterprise ResourcePlanning (ERP) implementations including active participation in planning,business case, and design phases – as a subject matter expert in the areaof finance and accounting

  • BusinessPerformance Management (BPM) implementations including activeparticipation in planning, business case, and design phases – as a subjectmatter expert in the area of financial planning and analysis

  • Programme/projectmanagement for large scale business transformation

  • Reportingtransformation using Business Intelligence, data analytics andvisualisation tools

  • Robotic ProcessAutomation

Ideally, you’ll alsohave

  • Ability to workcollaboratively in a team environment and manage a team of juniorconsulting professionals

  • Characteristics ofa forward thinker and self-motivator that thrives on new challenges andadapts quickly to learning new knowledge

  • Strong analyticaland problem-solving skills

  • Understanding offinance and accounting technology landscape and packages and key trends inthis space

  • Knowledge of one ormore of the following packages - SAP S/4 HANA, SAP Business Planning andConsolidation, Oracle ERP, Oracle Hyperion Planning, Anaplan, Tableau, BluePrism, Automation Anywhere – is required

  • Preferred industryexperience include Life Sciences, Utilities, Public Sector, and ConsumerBusiness

  • Excellent oral andwritten communication skills

  • A strong work ethic

What we look for

We are looking for ambitious professionals who can demonstrate experience of significant business transformation to work across multiple sectors and specifically those with a strong background in Finance transformation and technology. We are seeking individuals with consulting experience or individuals who have gained project and programme delivery experience within large recognised organisations.

What working at EYoffers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coachingand feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities todevelop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom andflexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidentlydemonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon aspossible.

Make your mark.

Apply now.

Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.