Executive (Junior Manager) - Operational Transaction Services (Cyber)

EY - London
16 Nov 2018


Firm profile:

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.

Role overview:

We are seeking to further expand our team with a Executive who preferably has previous M&A experience or comes from large-scale consulting background. As an Executive you’ll use your intellectual guile and enthusiasm to apply your Cyber skills across the M&A transaction lifecycle and support the Senior Management team on a number of pre-deal diligence, portfolio review and corporate carve-outs & integrations. Whilst many projects will utilise your specialist Cyber skills you will also work on a broader range of transaction advisory work throughout the year.

Skills and attributes for succes: 

  • Have a strong desire to work in a M&A environment operating across the transaction lifecycle,
  • Experience working in a large-scale consulting environment or industry role where you can demonstrate the ability to perform and summarise Cyber analysis into management insights and recommended actions at pace
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Digital transformation, IT transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things and Mobile technologies
  • Be familiar with data protection regulations including EU GDPR / UK DPA as well as industry standards and frameworks such as PCI, ISO27001 and SANS Critical controls
  • Knowledge of SDLC and one or more software development languages, such as Java, C/C++, .Net.
  • Be flexible to support on broader IT & Operational transaction work not necessarily related to Cyber Security
  • Take ownership for Quality and Risk Management (Q&RM) to ensure client work is delivered consistently and in compliance with EY's quality standards
  • Manage internal practice development including development of tools, accelerators, methodologies and market propositions