Senior Consultant, Transaction Advisory Services - Business Modelling (Data Analytics) - MEL001H9 AU-VI-Melbourne Our Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) team works with clients to manage their capital agenda to drive competitive advantage and increased returns. As part of a global team of 10,000 professionals in 100 countries you will advise clients on preserving, optimising, raising or investing capital. Major groups (or, as we call them, sub-service lines and competencies) within TAS include Mergers and Acquisition Services, Project Finance, Restructuring Services, Operational Transaction Services, Transaction Support, Transaction Tax, and Valuation and Business Modelling.

Join Valuation and Business Modelling and you join a team of experienced professionals who bring to clients excellence in accounting, taxation and financial due diligence. You will help guide clients through the model review, model support and model-build activities necessary to make key decisions and improve strategic outcomes. With over 1,600 valuation professionals worldwide, no similarly positioned global professional organisation can match our breadth of capabilities or our depth of resources.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.
We currently have a career opportunity for a Senior Consultant specializing in Data Analytics to join our talented Business Modelling group within Transaction Advisory Services in Melbourne. We work across all industries and operate in a broad range of disciplines.

This opportunity is specifically seeking a Senior Consultant who can bring data analytics capabilities to a traditionally financially focused role. The successful candidate will be able to combine their proven experience in data analytics with an understanding of corporate transaction and/or general business acumen. Candidates should have an appreciation of the key questions that clients may need answered to ensure a transparent, information rich decision making process. The candidate will ideally have experience (work and/or study) in a data science related field with an interest in business or financial transactions. Additionally they should be able to effectively communicate ideas and findings to a wide variety of stakeholders.

In your role, you will:

  • Have a primary focus on data analytics in our decision support and business modelling services
  • Have the ability to balance technical skills with project management and strong business acumen
  • Maintain and develop positive, productive and professional relationships with clients
  • Serve as a member of cross functional teams contributing at each phase of the engagement lifecycle
  • Identify issues and propose both strategies and technical approaches
  • Commit to developing knowledge, continue to learn and share knowledge with clients and other EY team members
  • Stay abreast of current technology, business and economic developments relevant to our services and client's business
We are looking for candidates with the following experience:
  • A bachelor's degree and at least 2 years of (or a master's degree and 1-2 years of) experience in developing predictive and descriptive analytics solutions
  • Degree in statistics or related data science, engineering
  • Strong data analysis skills including the ability to identify, extract, manipulate and use statistical methods to analyze large data sets
  • Experience in use of statistical software packages (SAS, SPSS, R) and/or experience in visualization applications (Spotfire, Tableau, PowerView). Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access and SQL is required. VBA knowledge is also preferred but not essential to the role
  • Excellent analytical, communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Further studies in business or data science fields may also be beneficial to the role
  • May suit candidates with professional experience with analytics at a large corporate, now looking to move into a consulting and transactions role.
This position is Melbourne based but may require some travel

5 days ago

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