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EY UK

Assistant Manager - Commodities Markets - Trading & Risk Management Advisory

Opening date: 21/05/2020

Closing date: 19/06/2020

Location: London

Multiple roles available

Assistant Manager- EY- Commodities

The opportunity

 Do you have the vision to see through problems? Then join EY to gain experiences that will last a lifetime. We’re looking for an Assistant Manager to join our London-based Commodities Markets team as we continue to grow and develop in this space.  This is an opportunity to combine both technical and commercial insight to deliver solutions for our client’s complex problems.

Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) & Commodities Markets

The Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) team works with businesses and finance teams of clients to address risks arising from accounting, financial reporting and regulatory issues. FAAS teams serve as trusted advisors, both practical and innovative, to help our clients navigate through challenges in the changing economic and regulatory environment.

Commodities Markets (CM) is a specialization within FAAS, focused on clients active in trading gas, power, oil, metals, agriculture, chemical and related products. Our clients include: 

• Global trading houses specializing in trading commodities

• Trading divisions of large conglomerates, consumer goods and industrial companies buying and selling commodities

• Financial trading and broking companies

• Industry bodies and infrastructure providers in the sector 

Operating across the UK & Ireland and supporting EY practices across the EMEIA region, the team delivers four key services, Audit, Regulatory Compliance, Advisory and Risk consulting and Business Transformation. The team provide a ‘one-stop shop’ service across Commodity Trading finance and operations.

 

Your key responsibilities


  • As a Commodities Markets Assistant manager you will engage with clients, bringing them benefit from our insights, creativity and energy.

  • Together with local leadership, leveraging FAAS- and firm-wide pool of people as well as global CM specialists, you will help build a regional pipeline, pursue opportunities and deliver high-quality engagements. You will typically work alongside the EY team leaders and client to help deliver projects in the area of business transformation, regulatory compliance, technology enablement, and control/risk governance.

 

More specifically you will provide advisory services by:

 

• Assisting EY team leaders in delivering engagements through understanding the current state of operations through interviews and review of prior documentation including review of the current processes, systems, information flow and controls.

• Gathering insights/industry practices and comparing them to the understanding of the current state to define the gap

• Confer with personnel concerned to ensure successful functioning of newly implemented systems or procedures.

• Consistently support the delivery of our service offerings to clients and demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge.

• Supporting the practice leaders and senior executives in generating new business connections and development of engagement pipeline

• Ensure effective and efficient project execution according to professional and EY standards, set budgets, and timelines 

 
Essential requirements:
  • Must have prior experience within the commodities sector (e.g oil and gas)

  • Must have experience working with one of the following: Business Transformation, Regulatory Compliance and control / risk governance.

  • Must be degree qualified.
  • Prior consulting experience.
  • Must have the ability to develop detailed solutions to enhance business capabilities.


More specifically you will provide advisory services by:

• Assisting EY team leaders in delivering engagements through understanding the current state of operations through interviews and review of prior documentation including review of the current processes, systems, information flow and controls.

• Gathering insights/industry practices and comparing them to the understanding of the current state to define the gap

• Confer with personnel concerned to ensure successful functioning of newly implemented systems or procedures.

• Consistently support the delivery of our service offerings to clients and demonstrate in-depth technical capabilities and professional knowledge.

• Supporting the practice leaders and senior executives in generating new business connections and development of engagement pipeline

• Ensure effective and efficient project execution according to professional and EY standards, set budgets, and timelines 

 
Essential requirements:
  • Must have prior experience within the commodities sector (e.g oil and gas)

  • Must have experience working with one of the following: Business Transformation, Regulatory Compliance and control / risk governance.

  • Must be degree qualified.
  • Prior consulting experience.
  • Must have the ability to develop detailed solutions to enhance business capabilities.


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