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Senior Consultant - Government and Public Sector

Location:  Budapest
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  17-Sep-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  927584

Senior Consultant in Government and Public Sector


At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

Your task will be to work as part of the Consulting team. The team provides professional consultancy to EY’s clients. The group focuses on complex consulting projects in the public sector, including evaluations, public policy analyses, organizational development and management consulting projects, supplied to both local and global clients.

 Your key responsibilities


  • Carry out and research and data collection, conduct analyses in a variety of fields (mostly within public sector).
  • Write policy papers, develop relevant recommendations and solutions for our clients.
  • Supervise and coach assistants.
  • Prepare business proposals and presentations.
  • Plan and scope projects, manage stakeholders.
  • Monitor and report delivery status.

 Skills and attributes for success


  • You have a proactive and problem solving attitude.
  • You are independent, able to work with minimal supervision.
  • You are able to work in a team.
  • You have strategic and critical thinking, analytical skills.
  • You have a creative and innovative mindset.

 To qualify for the role you must have


  • At least 3 years of relevant experience (participation in advisory projects)
  • College or university degree in Economics or Public Policy or related fields.
  • Fluent English and Hungarian (excellent writing skills are also essential).
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office).

 Ideally, you'll also have


  • Government and public sector experience or participation in consulting projects in the field of government and public sector
  • Big4 experience
  • Academic writing experience or experience in journalism


What we look for


Highly motivated individuals with excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize shifting workloads in a rapidly changing industry. An effective communicator, you’ll be a confident team player equipped with strong people management skills and a genuine passion to make things happen in a dynamic organization. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

 What we offer


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • 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.

 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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