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Strategy and Transaction Analyst

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Job description

Our  Strategy and Transactions (SaT) team helps clients to meet their strategic goals, increase value, and reduce risks and uncertainty when buying and selling companies, investing in strategic projects or raising finance.   

The broad spectrum of services we deliver includes strategic advice, decision support, business plan development, analysis and modelling, financial due diligence and transaction support.  

Sounds exciting?  Our work is dynamic and high profile and is one of the best ways to fulfill your career potential whilst helping clients to reinvent themselves for a better future.  We have open opportunities in a number of areas.   

An exceptional career in Strategy and Transactions awaits you. It’s yours to build.


The Opportunity

We are seeking professionals to join our growing Strategy and Transaction (SaT) team. As part of a global team you will support teams in advising clients on various matters including transaction support, corporate finance, feasibility studies, financial advice, valuations and policy driven projects, amongst others.

Your key responsibilities  

At EY, working in a team work means coordinating with other team members to deliver a seamless, integrated approach. Your key responsibilities will include:

·  Supporting the team on the execution of  project work 
·  Performing macro-economy, industry and company research 
·  Analysing business performance and forecast assumptions
·  Writing reports that set out our findings and recommendations 
·  Supporting with client proposals and pitches


Skills / Attributes for success

·  Strong drive to take new work initiatives and ability to adapt to new challenges and ideas
·  Analytical, report writing, organizational, interpersonal and teaming skills
·  Good  understanding of company, industry, economic research, financial statements and valuations
·  Good understanding of corporate transactions and funding mechanisms
·  Excellent problem solving and project management skills
·  Strong written and verbal communication skills


What you need to be in possession of :

·  Be in possession of  a qualification in business or finance studies.  Economics, banking and finance qualifications will be considered
·  Ideally have some working experience inprofessional services (e.g.financial services)or similar field
·  Be highly numerate with strong attention to detail
·  Possess excellent analytical skills and the confidence to translate complex data into meaningful insights 
·  Havestrong reporting skills and ability to clearly convey complex concepts(e.g. accounting, financial, economics)
·  Be a team player with the ability to build relationships at all levels 


Want to learn more?

If you think you fit the role, our team would be happy to talk to you. Apply today using the link on this page or contactcareers@mt.ey.com for further information or questions on the role and recruitment process. We’ll do our best to get back to you as soon as possible.


About EY

EY is a leading global professional services organisation employing 250,000 people in 150 countries. Join us now and you could grow with us and help us build a better working world. How far you go is up to you. It starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. We value the diversity of our work force and the knowledge of our people. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the EY experience lasts a lifetime.

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