. Our National Tax Department (NTD) serves high-profile, national and multinational clients, providing a range of modeling and analysis as part of domestic and international transactional tax planning services and tax-related advisory services. The combination of knowledge and experience forms the basis of our ability to assist clients in meeting their business objectives. We believe that by helping clients to understand and manage their tax obligations responsibly and proactively we can make a critical difference, and you’ll be at the heart of this mission.
Our Transaction Economics Group (TEG) specializes in the analysis of structured financial transactions covering a variety of industries. Drawing on our academic background in economics and finance, as well as our substantial industry experience, we work closely with our clients and other groups at EY, including M&A, Capital Markets, Partnerships/Joint Ventures and International Tax. As part of this group, you’ll utilize a wide range of financial and economic modeling techniques, including cash flow modeling, derivatives pricing, term structure modeling, statistical analyses, debt-equity analyses, risk-return analytics and risk management techniques.
Your key responsibilities
Your typical day will involve working in small groups on projects with internal or external clients. You’ll be heavily involved in drafting formal deliverables, developing customized financial models, researching business and capital markets trends and speaking to your findings. On top of this you’ll be exposed to companies across various industries and located around the world, learning new things every day. We’ll look to you to get familiar with certain tax policies and their implications to build your knowledge around research tools and resources so you can speak articulately about a business, industry, or market development.
Skills and attributes for success
Assisting in the preparation of financial models and other tools that help our clients execute a variety of financial transactions, including asset acquisitions, disposition deals, capital structure transformations, and corporate reorganizations
Applying principles of corporate finance to assess the economic implications of particular deal structures
Preparing reports and client presentations
Working at all levels of transaction structuring and execution, from evaluating alternative structures and bids through closing
Compiling documentation related to each analysis
To qualify for the role you must have
Achieved at least a bachelor’s degree, typically with a concentration in Economics, Finance, Operations Research, Financial Engineering or Statistics
Minimum of 4 years of work experience in professional services or professional tax organization
Flexible, willing to travel as well as work in excess of standard hours when necessary
Proficient with MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word and MS PowerPoint
Willing and able to learn, work independently with minimal supervision
Demonstrated writing, analytical and problem-solving skills
Effective organization and time management skills, ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines
Ideally, you’ll also have
Programing skills (VB and/or Matlab), familiarity with other financial software packages
Familiarity with Bloomberg data terminals and other market research tools exposure to fixed income analytics and option pricing models are a plus
What we look for
We’re interested in intellectually curious people, with a diverse set of interests and backgrounds and an entrepreneurial mindset. Given the multidisciplinary nature of our team’s analyses, you’ll also need to have strong communication skills, the ability to manage your schedule, and the desire to go beyond assigned tasks to see the big picture. If you’re ready to make a tangible difference right from the start and bring your big ideas to this growing team, this role is for you.
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. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, both pension and 401(k) plans, a minimum of three weeks of vacation plus ten observed holidays and three paid personal days, and a range of programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social wellbeing.
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
A rewards package tailored to your unique needs
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.
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