EY Public Policies Evaluation Consultant – Lisbon, Portugal in Portugal

Public Policies Evaluation Consultant – Lisbon, Portugal

Transaction Advisory Services

Requisition # POR000QH

Post Date May 25, 2018

Running a business is all about making intelligent decisions, powered by accurate information.

Our clients are increasingly looking to us as the right firm to make that happen.

When you join our industry-leading team, you’ll be right at the heart of that challenge and make it happen.

The opportunity

You’ll be at various lives projects in different industry sectors in which EY is acknowledged as a market leader:

financial services, energy and utilities, oil and gas, telecommunications, industrial products, automotive, retail

and consumer products, real estate, etc. It’s all about supporting our clients in taking their businesses further,

carrying insights over into each new project and sharing information with colleagues across the business.

In return, you can expect the support of some of the most engaging colleagues around, as well as plenty of

opportunities to progress your career.

Your key responsibilities

You’ll be involved at many stages of the project life cycle, making this a high-profile opportunity to take on

a wide range of responsibilities and diversify your skills and experience. It’s all about translating information

from a variety of sources into quantitative and qualitative analyses to inform and advise our clients. That will

include building relationships with clients in a spectrum of industries and getting to know their unique needs and

aspirations to provide tailored global services.

Skills and attributes for success:

• Consulting and helping clients on complex issues

• Collaborating with other colleagues and clients to give inputs, influence, helping, balancing risks and client


• Managing performance and identifying opportunities to improve our products and processes

• Constantly developing your understanding of current market trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to

develop junior colleagues

• Understanding our clients unique ambitions and needs and referring them to colleagues in the other team and

areas to broaden our business relationships where possible

To qualify for the role you must have

• A bachelor’s or master’s degree in Economics, Business, Finance, Management or another relevant discipline

• A minimum of 5 years of significant work experience in programs and public policies, with recourse to evaluation

techniques and methodologies

• Work experience and/or knowledge of support mechanisms for structural funds in Portugal

• Work experience and/or knowledge of support programs sponsored directly by the EU

• Fluent written and verbal communication skills both in Portuguese and English, as well as team coordination ability

• Computer and software proficiency

• Willingness to travel, in Portugal or abroad

What we look for

We’re interested in people that are ready to take the initiative, challenge commonly held beliefs and resolve issues that

didn’t even exist until recently. You won’t just need technical skills. You’ll also need to consider how human

decision-making affects the way businesses work and is reflected in data. So if you’re genuinely interested in creatively

handling some of the most complex questions our clients present us, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package and includes support for flexible working and career development, and a wide

range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

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

• Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

• The freedom and flexibility 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 confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Join us in building a better working world.

Apply now.