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Measurement and Verification Professional - Assistant Manager

Location:  Midrand
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  Jun 17, 2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  905002

In the EY Cova team you will have the opportunity to assist some of the largest companies in the world in claiming the tax incentives and grants available from the South African government.  You will also have the opportunity to assist these companies in quantifying the energy efficiency savings and carbon footprint. You will be required to meet with clients, analyse information and data, and develop energy baseline models and GHG reports.  You will gain valuable experience and insights into the South African government incentive landscape. 


Key responsibilities

You will be part of EY Cova’s Energy and Carbon team.  Your core responsibility will be measurement and verification activities for the purpose of section 12L tax claims. You will be responsible for assisting clients to access the section 12L tax incentive.  You will need to collect and analysing data and information to ensure projects comply with the section 12L applicability criteria.   You will develop energy baseline models in accordance with SANS 50010:2018 and use it to quantify the energy savings achieved by the various energy efficiency projects.  You will need to develop the baseline and performance assessment reports for review and approval by SANEDI.   You must also manage the section 12L claim process up to issuance of the tax certificate by SANEDI.


Necessary skills:

  • 3 years of energy management experience
  • BSc/BA in Mechanical Engineering or relevant field
  • CMVP certification or intimate knowledge of the IPVMP or SANS 50010:2018
  • CEM and CEA certification will be an advantage
  • Experience working with data (advanced Excel, Python, etc)
  • Proven level of high multi-tasking.
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Comfortable working in an audit environment
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills


What working at EY offers; 

As one of our valued employees in EY, you get to work with inspiring, meaningful and challenging projects. Our focus is education and coaching alongside practical experience to ensure your personal development. At EY we value our employees and you will be able to control your own development with an individual progression plan. You will quickly grow into a responsible role with challenging and stimulating assignments. In addition to these, you will be part of an interdisciplinary environment that encourages high quality and knowledge exchange. Furthermore, we offer excellent working conditions, in a stimulating, inclusive and enjoyable environment. We offer:


  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • 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, consulting, strategy and transaction services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.


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


Join us in building a better working world.





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