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EY NextGen Women - Competition

Location:  Nicosia
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  May 17, 2024

Job description

Requisition ID:  1494651

Global Competition EY NextGen Women 


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. We are a global leader and one of the world’s leading professional services firms, with almost 400,000 people across over 150 countries. 


The Strategy and Transactions (SaT) team guides clients to make better, more informed decisions as they buy, sell, separate, integrate, reshape, restructure, or rethink their business strategy. We help our clients by providing advice on all aspects of transactions, from inception to execution and completion. 


Being one of the fastest growing and reputable teams in Cyprus, they remain at the forefront of all major transactions in the island, covering numerous market sectors. Strategy and Transactions offers a wide variety of services. The key competencies include, among others, the below: 


  • Lead advisory (M&A) 

  • Transaction Diligence 

  • Valuations, Modelling & Economics 

  • Restructuring 

  • Strategy 

  • Banking transaction advisory services 

  • Real Estate transaction advisory services 


What's in it for you 


By applying you will have the opportunity to participate in a unique global competition for SaT and compete with the most brilliant students and young professionals that share the common passion for SaT on a local and global level. 


You will be given the chance to expand your network, exchange ideas, meet people of different cultures and enhance your knowledge of the financial sector. 

Throughout the whole procedure you will have the support of EY’s top leaders, who will coach and mentor you, while providing you with an unparalleled way to take your first steps into your business life. All the participants, based on their performance, will have the opportunity to be offered an internship and/or a permanent role at EY Cyprus. 


Here is the process 


You can show your interest in the competition by submitting your CV and completing the application. 


For those that will be selected here are the next stages: 


Stage 1: Local Competition 


  • Complete online video interview 

  • Online interview with the SaT and Talent teams 

  • Participate at EY's brand new premises for a physical all-day event, to work on a business case provided by us and present it on a panel of expert judges 


Stage 2: Regional Preparation and Competition 


The winner will be coached to represent EY Cyprus on a regional competition that will take place in July. 


Stage 3: Global Preparation and Competition 


The regional competition winner will represent the whole EY region (CESA) to the final stage in one of the countries where EY operates. 


Who can apply 


  • All undergraduate (3rd year and above students) with Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business, Management, Statistics or relevant studies 

  • All post-graduate students with Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business, Management, Statistics or relevant studies, with no professional working experience 

  • Strong interest and motivation for financial advisory, transactions and/or strategy field 


What we look for 


  • Excellent written and verbal skills both in Greek and English 

  • Passion for SaT services 

  • Fluency in the use of MS packages, in particular Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint 

  • Agile, growth-oriented mindset 

  • Curious and purpose driven 

  • Analytical thinking, global outlook, innovation focused 

  • Results oriented, with good communication, adaptability and time management skills, with empathy and team spirit 


About EY   


EY | Building a better working world   


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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