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EY Digital Finance Transformation - Senior Manager in Ireland

Digital Finance Transformation - Senior Manager


Requisition # IRE002YO

Post Date Oct 05, 2020

EY Consulting – SeniorManager, Finance Transformation

EY is expanding its Consulting practice in Ireland and we are seeking to recruit for a key leadership position in our Finance Consulting team.

Our Finance Consulting team assists clients in building Finance functions that are business-focused, cost-effective and agile in meeting the needs of all of their stakeholders. We also work with clients across different industry sectors to develop and enhance Global Business Services solutions to deliver standardised, end-to-end processes across multi-disciplinary support functions.

Key to many of our Finance Transformation engagements is the identification, evaluation and deployment of the right technology to support our clients’ business agenda. In particular, this involves intertwining our Finance and Shared Services portfolio with other offerings like cyber security, analytics, RPA and digital technologies.

As a Senior Manager for our Finance Transformation services, you will be required to:

  • Develop and maintain long-term clientrelationships and networks including the development of relationships with teammembers across all EY practices to serve client needs

  • Lead delivery of client engagements,including:

  • Managing and motivating clientengagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds

  • Drive high-quality work productswithin expected timeframes and on budget

  • Monitor progress, manage risk andensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes

  • Manage expectations of client servicedelivery

  • Demonstrate expertise and in-depth knowledgein the areas of Finance operations and processes; Finance operating models; GlobalBusiness Services and Finance technologies

  • Foster an innovative and inclusiveteam-oriented work environment and play an active role in counselling andmentoring junior consultants within the organisation

  • Demonstrate ability to quicklyassimilate to new knowledge and possess good business acumen

Skills Required

  • Minimum of 8-10 years’ relevantexperience, including for example previous work with a Big 4, global managementconsultancy firm, niche consultancy or performed an in-house role in which yougained exposure to a large-scale project(s)

  • Strong academic record including athird level degree in a Finance, Business or Project Management related area

  • MBA and/or Accountancy qualificationan advantage

  • Experience delivering business changein one or more of the following areas would be expected:

  • Shared Services and Outsourcingprogrammes

  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)implementations

  • Programme/project management for largescale business transformation

  • Process improvement in a Financesettings (e.g. Order to Cash; Procure to Pay; Record to Report; Budgeting andPlanning)

  • Characteristics of a forward thinkerand self-motivator that thrives on new challenges and adapts quickly tolearning new knowledge

  • Ability to work collaboratively in ateam environment and manage a team of junior consulting professionals

  • A proven track record of outstandingperformance and display a high level of people and business skills

  • A proven track record with developingand maintaining client relationships

  • Strong analytical and problem-solvingskills

  • Excellent oral and writtencommunication skills

  • A strong work ethic

EY, an equal opportunities employer, values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.

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