Business Modelling Manager - Strategy and Transactions

Athens, GR, 15125/ Hybrid
Competitive remuneration package
01 Mar 2024
18 Mar 2024
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Working Location: Athens (hybrid)

Join our continuously growing team, which counts more than 2.200 employees in Greece, and is listed in Greece's Top Employers for 2023! Experience great flexibility, under our hybrid operating model across our offices in Athens, Patras, and Thessaloniki, while benefiting from personalized learning and career development opportunities. We prioritize diversity, equity, and inclusion, fostering an environment where everyone's unique perspectives are valued.

The opportunity

At EY, we pride ourselves on being the leader in Greece in professional financial advisory services. Our Strategy & Transaction Advisory Services (SaT) practice is providing our clients with innovative solutions and exceptional services, whilst at its heart sits the global Valuation, Modelling and Economic Advisory (VME) network of over 1,550 specialists who play a crucial role in assisting financial institutions, private equity firms, and corporates in making informed decisions by providing high-quality advice through each phase of the transaction process.

The SaT team of EY Greece is experiencing strong growth, resulting in a number of opportunities arising for talented and ambitious individuals looking to develop a career in Valuation, Modelling & Economics services.

Working in a multi-national environment, the team works on a wide range of transactions, both locally and abroad. Working in this creative environment, you will be given the opportunity to work and take responsibility on challenging projects and gain exposure to the Infrastructure and Energy Infrastructure sector, both within Greece and the CESA region.

As a business modelling professional, you will be part of our VME practice, with focus on business modelling assignments, working as well on transaction- or financial reporting-related valuation and financing of companies / assets. Business modelling assignments entail the development of advanced financial tools for high-profile organizations in Greece and Central & South-East Europe, for the following purposes:

  • Project Financing;
  • Business planning & valuation;
  • M&As & Feasibility studies;
  • Complex instrument / Derivative valuation;
  • Transaction Data Analytics;
  • Economic & regulatory analysis, etc.

What we look for

To qualify for the role, you must have

  • Strong academic background, including a BSc in Accounting & Finance, Economics, Engineering, Management Science and Technology, or any another related field, with strong quantitative focus
  • 6+ years of relevant work experience, ideally in Business Modelling
  • Excellent written and verbal skills both in Greek and English
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office packages, in particular, MS Excel
  • Sound grasp of financial accounting (IFRS & Greek GAAP)
  • Ability to think outside of the box & problem-solving skills, coupled with strong numerical/analytical ability
  • Strong team participation skills, particularly in teams with diverse skills and backgrounds, coupled with the ability to coach and mentor others
  • Strong work initiative and the ability to adapt to new challenges and ideas
  • Professionalism and consistency in approach to client work, internal business, and practice development

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • A master’s degree in Finance, Business Administration (MBA), Accounting & Finance, and / or other related field with strong quantitative focus
  • Advanced skills in developing financial models, including knowledge of VBA
  • Experience in large infrastructure projects, including project financing process and closing of Concessions and PPPs.
  • Experience in a Big4 professional services firm, the banking industry, the infrastructure sector or a multinational firm
  • An active ACCA/ACA/CFA certification (or in a final stage of completion)
  • Relevant knowledge / experience in any of the following fields:
    • Data visualisation using packages such as Spotfire, Tableau and Power BI
    • Open-source advanced analytics packages such as R, SQL and Python

What we offer

  • Competitive remuneration package: You’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Depending on your experience, our comprehensive rewards package includes benefits that suit your needs including cutting-edge technological equipment, ticket restaurant vouchers, a private health insurance scheme, life insurance, income protection and an exclusive EY benefits club that provides a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions.
  • Flexible working arrangements: We operate under a hybrid working model, which is defined based on both your own preferences and team’s needs, and we enjoy our summers with short Fridays.
  • Personalized learning experience and career development: We provide free and unlimited access to educational platforms and EY Badges, support certifications, and provide coaching and feedback, as a part of our Leadership & Development process, all of which can lead to a meaningful impact and success as defined by you.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
  • International Experience: Become part of international projects and work along multicultural teams, through our global network.
  • Above all, you will be working in one of the Top Employers in Greece for 2023, awarded by the Top Employers Institute.

About EY

EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.

Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform, and operate.

Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

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