EY Consultant / Senior Consultant, Economics, Regulation & Policy, Transaction Advisory Services - Adelaide in SA, Australia

Title: Consultant / Senior Consultant, Economics, Regulation & Policy, Transaction Advisory Services - Adelaide

Location: AU-SA-Adelaide

Job Number: ADE0009C

EY has a fast growing Economics, Regulation and Policy team that brings together specialists from a range of industries including economic development, education, family and community services, justice, transport, and health and human services. Our community of specialists advise State and Federal government agencies on the economic, environmental, and social impacts of major government investment programs and reforms.

We currently have an exceptional opportunity for you to join this diverse, highly dynamic, collaborative, and friendly team with access to approachable mentors. This is a role with a national focus and will be based in Adelaide.

The opportunity

The Economics, Regulation and Policy team sits within our Infrastructure Advisory subservice line. Due to their continued success, it has propelled rapid growth and as such, we’re recruiting for a Consultant / Senior Consultant to join this high performing team. This is a great opportunity where you can play a key role with our clients, sharing your knowledge and providing valued insights to enhance the business relationship.

You will work on transactions that comprise social and economic infrastructure assets with our advice covering the full spectrum of considerations over the entire infrastructure lifecycle. This includes financial and economic analysis, due diligence, regulatory support and development of business cases through to involvement in complex procurement and project transaction phases.


Your key responsibilities

Reporting to the EY Director, you’ll be responsible for serving as a member of multiple client engagement teams while working with other team members to understand the client’s business needs.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Good time management with an aptitude for working with multiple projects and stakeholders

  • Intermediate to advanced financial / economic modelling skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and client management skills

  • Enthusiastic work ethic and willingness to learn new capabilities and perform engagements in new sectors or specialties

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. Business, Economics, Finance)

  • Proficient oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to develop and encourage client relationships effectively

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: 1) economic analysis and modelling, 2) infrastructure business cases, 3) Government policy and regulation, or 4) procurement and delivery of complex infrastructure projects.

What we look for

We’re interested in people who are motivated, dependable, who can think critically and creatively and who are used to working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. If you are committed to developing your career in business/consulting, then this is the role for you.

What working at EY offers

Our continued success has propelled rapid growth in our Economics, Regulation & Policy team. We have ambitious plans and we are seeking high performing experienced team members to expand. We offer a competitive compensation package where you will be rewarded based on your performance and recognised for the value you bring to the business. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development. We also offer:

  • 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.

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