EY Digital Finance Transformation - Senior Manager in Ireland
Digital Finance Transformation - Senior Manager
Requisition # IRE003AK
Post Date Feb 05, 2021
EY Consulting – Senior Manager, 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 client relationships and networks including the development of relationships with team members across all EY practices to serve client needs
Lead delivery of client engagements, including:
Managing and motivating client engagement teams with diverse skills and backgrounds
Drive high-quality work products within expected timeframes and on budget
Monitor progress, manage risk and ensure key stakeholders are kept informed about progress and expected outcomes
Manage expectations of client service delivery
Demonstrate expertise and in-depth knowledge in the areas of Finance operations and processes; Finance operating models; Global Business Services and Finance technologies
Foster an innovative and inclusive team-oriented work environment and play an active role in counselling and mentoring junior consultants within the organisation
Demonstrate ability to quickly assimilate to new knowledge and possess good business acumen
Minimum of 8-10 years’ relevant experience, including for example previous work with a Big 4, global management consultancy firm, niche consultancy or performed an in-house role in which you gained exposure to a large-scale project(s)
Strong academic record including a third level degree in a Finance, Business or Project Management related area
MBA and/or Accountancy qualification an advantage
Experience delivering business change in one or more of the following areas would be expected:
Shared Services and Outsourcing programmes
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations
Programme/project management for large scale business transformation
Process improvement in a Finance settings (e.g. Order to Cash; Procure to Pay; Record to Report; Budgeting and Planning)
Characteristics of a forward thinker and self-motivator that thrives on new challenges and adapts quickly to learning new knowledge
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and manage a team of junior consulting professionals
A proven track record of outstanding performance and display a high level of people and business skills
A proven track record with developing and maintaining client relationships
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
A strong work ethic
EY, an equal opportunities employer, values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.
Who Are EY?
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• Were a business with market- leading growth, and this is set to continue. In fact, we aim to double the size of our business by 2023. We have a clear vision, big ambitions and a bolder purpose than ever before. It all means growth and opportunities for you and our clients.
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