Senior Consultant – Alternative Investments – Operating Models and Performance Improvement Wanted!

Competitive remuneration package
11 Sep 2020
11 Oct 2020
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Senior Consultant – Alternative Investments – Operating Models and Performance Improvement (m/f) Wanted!

We’re looking for our new colleague who will be part of our Financial Services Advisory Team

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 2026 a reality.

  • In line with our corporate culture, we support you in developing your potential by focusing on topics of diversity, opportunity equality, life balance, further training and internationality
  • Gain experience - we want you to experience more at EY and for you to gain new insights within one of the leading audit and consulting companies.
  • Foster your development - You will explore our exciting working environment, receive individual mentoring and benefit from getting to know the broad spectrum of our clients
  • <li>Building a Network - make valuable contacts for your further career and get to know colleagues with different skills, educational and geographical backgrounds. You will discover: The ways of working and thinking in a global company are diverse! </li

About the job

You will be performing operational excellence and business transformation projects for AIFMs, AIFs and service providers to the Alternative Investment Industry (e.g. Depositaries, Fund Administrators, etc.). You will be reviewing and determining sustainable operating models for AIFMs and their service providers. You will be reviewing and optimizing internal processes and controls, acting as a project manager and providing coaching to team members.

About you

You are an effective communicator able to interact with all levels of the organization. At lease with tight deadlines, you are organized and flexible. You are able to manage a team and to act as a team player.

About us

We offer a friendly yet challenging work environment. You can join ongoing trainings to improve your skills in an international environment full of development opportunities. The following steps are up to you!

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A Master degree in Business Administration, Law, Economics, Finance or similar fields
  • At least 3-5 years of working experience as a Project Manager, Business Analyst or similar roles ideally at an Asset Servicing Company, AIFM or another Consulting Firm with exposure to Alternative Investments
  • Strong hands-on knowledge of Alternative Investments operations, including in-depth understanding of the full lifecycle of an Alternative Investment Fund
  • Knowledge of leading Fund Administration applications for Alternative Investments (e.g. eFront or Investran) being considered a distinct advantage
  • Strong Project Management skills
  • Good comprehension of key regulations e.g. AIFMD, CSSF 18/697 and 18/698, UCITS IV and V, MiFID etc.
  • Fluency in English

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Fluency in French and/or German, with any other language being an advantage

Application process

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

In our recruitment process, you will be contacted first for an initial phone call to get to you know a bit more and discuss salary and packages. Then you will be invited for some interviews either in our office or via Skype. Eventually you will be informed of our decision.

If what you read inspires you, then do not hesitate to click on the apply button or contact Clara Fassbender and we’d love to hear more from you because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Join us in building a better working world.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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