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Manager – Risk Transformation: Major Capital Projects

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The opportunity

We are seeking a Manager - Risk Transformation: Major Capital Projects. Our Advisory Services team takes a strategic approach to helping clients improve and sustain their business performance. In today's complex business environment that means understanding the relationship between risk and performance improvement and applying our knowledge to help clients achieve their business objectives. EY's Advisory Services is a $4 billion global practice with 18,000 professionals. With an overall Advisory market of $150 billion, there's tremendous potential for growth - and we're prepared to tap into that potential.

Your key responsibilities

As a Manager, you will be part of The Major Capital Projects ("MCP") Advisory group is a domain within the Advisory practice, which specializes in advising clients on realizing capital efficiencies and reducing capital costs and business risks surrounding their capital projects, with a focus on assessing contractual agreements and vendor performance on these capital projects. Typical clients for our MCP group include companies in the Utilities, Oil & Gas, Construction, and Mining industries. Our MCP group's service offerings include:

• Vendor and contract audits
• On-site contract management services
• Robotic Process Automation
• Project cost, schedule and risk management services
• Supply chain management assessments
• Project management process and control assessments
• Assistance with claims and dispute resolutions through identification and reduction of cost overcharges

Skills and attributes for success

• Demonstrate expertise in processes and principles relating to project management, project delivery, contracts, and risk management.
• Be dedicated to teamwork and leadership by fostering a collaborative work environment.
• Develop and maintain productive relationships with clients and continuously work to understand their industries, key performance drivers, business priorities and trends.
• Stay informed of new economic/geopolitical developments and their impact on your clients and the industry.
• Support the practice by pursuing new business opportunities, preparing proposals and actively assessing/presenting ways we can serve and bring value to new and existing clients.
• Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with team members, increase projects performance metrics and enhance service delivery.
• Maintain an educational program to continually develop skills in alignment with your personal career goals.
• Review work performed by staff and senior consultants, participate in performance reviews, and contribute to on-the-job feedback/training.
• Take an active role in mentoring, counseling, and developing the team.
• Foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment.
• Maintain quality control of deliverables, and maintain engagement schedule, budgets, and billings.
• Respect/protect client information.

To qualify for the role you must have

• A Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Business, Finance, Construction Management, Supply Chain, Architecture, Engineering or a related field.
• A minimum of 5-10 years of related experience.
• Previous consulting, construction, supply chain or oil and gas experience and/or internal audit is required.
• Completion of, or actively working to obtain, one of the following certifications is mandatory (CPA/CA, CBCP, CFA, CGA, CGEIT, CIA, CISA, CISM, CIPP, CISSP, CITP, CMA, CMC, CPCU, CRISC, PMP, or P.Eng)
• Strong proficiency with Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, and Outlook.
• Strong proficiency with data mining software (e.g. ACL, Alteryx, etc.) is a plus.
• Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills.
• Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethic.
• Experience and interest in mentoring and professional development.
• Proven experience in business development and sales in the construction or related industry is a plus.
• Successful candidates must be available to travel as needed within and outside of Canada and work in excess of standard hours when necessary.
• Effective organization and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines.
• Integrity within a professional environment.

Ideally, you'll also have

• Proven experience in business development and sales in the construction or related industry is a plus.

What we look for

We're interested in highly motivated talented individuals with a strong willingness to think outside of the box. If you're serious about consulting and ready to take on some of our clients' most complex issues, this role is for you

What working at EY offers

At EY, our Total Rewards package supports our commitment to creating a leading people culture - built on high-performance teaming - where everyone can achieve their potential and contribute to building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. It's one of the many reasons we repeatedly win awards for being a great place to work.

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 allows you decide which benefits are right for you and which ones help you create a solid foundation for your future. Our Total Rewards package includes a comprehensive medical, prescription drug and dental coverage, a defined contribution pension plan, a great vacation policy plus firm paid days that allow you to enjoy longer long weekends throughout the year, statutory holidays and paid personal days (based on province of residence), and a range of exciting programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:
• Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry
• Learning 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. Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work 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.

Make your mark. Apply today.

EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Posted: February 16, 2019
Closes: April 17, 2019
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