EY Executive - Carve-out/Merger Integration Advisory - Financial Services focus - Dubai in All, United Arab Emirates

Title: Executive - Carve-out/Merger Integration Advisory - Financial Services focus - Dubai

Location: AE-All-Dubai

Job Number: DUB002XI

As a Transaction Integration Senior, you'll facilitate the mergers and acquisition (M&A) integration process, working with cross-functional teams made up of members of both the acquiring and acquired organizations. You'll work effectively as a team member by demonstrating your commitment to quality, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and updating senior team members on progress. An important part of your role will be actively establishing, maintaining and strengthening internal and external relationships. You'll also identify and escalate potential business opportunities for Ernst & Young on existing engagements. As an influential member of the team, you'll help to create a positive learning culture and will coach and counsel junior team members and help them to develop.

Client responsibilities

► Work on client engagement teams executing Transaction Integration services which support key decision makers in developing and executing strategies for transactions

► Be responsible for assessing the client's state of readiness with respect to people, resources, planning, data collection and strategy, while identifying high-risk areas, unidentified issues and areas for overall improvement

► Assist with the execution of the integration plan while working to constantly identify areas for improvement including resolving integration issues

► Be responsible for creating work products that document the engagement procedures performed against objectives.

► Effectively participate on teams with diverse skills and backgrounds, while staying abreast of current business and industry trends relevant to the client's business. Use current technology and tools to enhance the effectiveness of services

► Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel

People responsibilities

► Conduct performance reviews and contribute to feedback for all levels of staff

► Contribute to people initiatives, including recruiting, retaining and training Transaction Integration professionals

► Maintain an educational program to develop personal skills on an ongoing basis

► Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures

► Build strong internal relationships with members of the Transaction Integration team and other Ernst & Young services

Qualifications:

Technical skills requirements

► Knowledge of mergers and/or acquisitions transactions

► Experience in re-engineering, turnarounds or business integrations

► Demonstrated aptitude for quantitative and qualitative analysis

Additional skills requirements

► Strong academic record, including a degree

► Excellent problem solving, project management, facilitation and interpersonal abilities

► Ability to work well within a team

► Effective written and verbal communication

► Strong work initiative and the ability to adapt to new challenges and ideas

► Proficiency in Arabic language skills are highly desirable

Who we are

The right transaction can enhance an organization's growth, competitiveness and profitability. As a transaction integration professional at Ernst & Young, you'll help clients to achieve their strategic objectives, whether they are acquiring or divesting, restructuring or embarking on a joint venture. Working on some of the world's most complex transactions, you'll provide responsive and objective advice to the world's largest organizations, fastest-growing companies and biggest private equity firms, gaining valuable experience across industries and geographies. We'll help you develop the skills you need to assist with effective integration or separation strategies, identification of synergies and sources of value, mitigation of risk and the successful transitioning of operations, functions and people. In exchange for helping our clients to achieve greater value, we'll give you the support and opportunities you need to achieve your potential.