EY Performance Improvement Finance Associate/ Senior Associate (Financial Services) , Advisory, Singapore in All, Singapore

Title: Performance Improvement Finance Associate/ Senior Associate (Financial Services) , Advisory, Singapore

Location: SG-All-Singapore

Job Number: SIN0033N

We are the only professional services organisation who has a separate business dedicated exclusively to the financial services marketplace. Join Financial Services (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global perspective. Aligned to key industry groups including asset management, banking and capital markets, insurance and private equity, we provide integrated advisory, assurance, tax, and transaction services.

The opportunity

EY’s Performance Improvement Advisory professionals bring a wealth of experience in working with major financial institutions to align their operating model and infrastructure to their business’ strategic objectives. We assemble the right multi-disciplinary teams, use consistent and proven global methodologies and tools, and draw on the full breadth of EY’s global network, to deliver value and trusted advice to the clients. The key service offerings cover finance function transformation, customer and distribution effectiveness, operations, shared services / outsourcing support, performance management, program advisory, enterprise intelligence, risk management and regulatory change.

Qualifications:

Your key responsibilities

As markets rapidly change and develop, finance functions must demonstrate real added value to their business. As a finance advisor, you’ll use your experience and knowledge to help deliver greater insight – delivering functional efficiencies as well as transforming the role of finance in our clients’ businesses. You’ll be developing innovative, sustainable ways to improve the management of people, processes and systems, working alongside other finance professionals in high-performing teams.

And as you deliver exceptional client service, you’ll have the opportunity to address some of the biggest issues facing organizations today – supported by structured learning and development. With a network stretching across the world, the projects you work on will cross borders and sectors, providing unrivaled experience.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Good understanding of economic or market issues and the ability to interpret their impact on clients

  • Possess strong interpersonal and teaming skills

  • Leverage technology to continually learn, improve service delivery and maintain our leading edge best practices

  • Strong presentation skills and proficiency in the use of PowerPoint, Word and Excel

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Bachelor or Master Degree with a minimum of 3 years’ working experience with investment banks and good understanding of either the fixed income or equities business and trade lifecycle, or with advisory firms with experience focused on this industry.

  • Candidates with lesser experience will be considered at Associate Level.

  • Strong business acumen within the financial sector, with experience in one or more of the following disciplines or business processes:

  • Operations and process improvement

  • Risk Management

  • Product Control

  • Treasury

  • Financial management and finance function improvement (operational accounting, statutory reporting, management reporting, budgeting and forecasting)

  • Change management

  • Regulatory reporting

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Strong Project Management qualification (i.e. Prince 2/PMI/APM would be desirable)

  • Good understanding of Enterprise Architecture (i.e. TOGAF qualified) would be desirable

  • Track record dealing with senior stakeholders and adapting to demanding environments

What we look for

Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player that collaborates with people from various teams while looking to develop your career in a dynamic organization

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. We also offer you:

  • 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.