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Senior Consultant - Manager, Data Analytics, Financial Accounting Advisory Services

Location:  Riyadh
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  14-Jan-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  514444

EY’s FAAS teams support you in determining, monitoring and disclosing financial and nonfinancial insights for your stakeholders. FAAS addresses the CFO’s agenda and provides CFOs, controllers, treasurers and audit committees with insight and services to support compliance with evolving financial requirements and help provide transparency and trust in reporting to support better decision-making. We also help to support finance functions with robust financial data analytics and innovation through our tools.


Our services cover a wide range of accounting and reporting, transaction accounting, treasury, and corporate governance services that can make your business meet changing market conditions, demands for greater transparency and changing regulatory requirements.


We aim to do this by providing innovative support to inspire confidence while addressing reporting challenges that stem from the changing economic and regulatory environment.


The opportunity


As a Data Analytics consultant, you will be responsible for implementing and participate in delivery of digital, analytics and dashboarding solutions to our clients.


Your key responsibilities


As a Data Analytics consultant, you will work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. This includes: Reviewing and assessing of complex data sets, translating business requirements into data models, designing & implementing end-to-end reporting modules, data migration and visualization and ensuring all activities adhere to the data modelling process, policies and standards.


Skills and attributes for success


Pro- activity, accountability and results- driven people will flourish in this environment. Dealing with competing priorities, understanding how to manage resources and communicating effectively are key skills. This will have a huge impact on those around you and help promote a positive work ethic.


Skills and attributes for success


  • Data Visualization - Ability to design and implement informative reporting that translates data into business value, strong analytical skills
  • Data Integration (Sourcing, Storage and Migration) - Capability to design and implement models and solutions to manage data within the enterprise (structured and unstructured, data archiving principles, data warehousing, data sourcing, etc.).  This includes data models, storage requirements and migration of data from one system to another
  • Data Quality, Profiling and Cleansing - Capability to review (profile) a data set to establish its quality against a defined set of parameters and to highlight data where corrective action (cleansing) is required to remediate the data
  • Preferred candidate will have good understanding of the following tools and technologies, and will be able to prove how to apply them to solve business problems
  • Experience with machine learning tools (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform)
  • Experience establishing automation infrastructure for scaled technology deployment (SQL server configuration, virtual machine setup, networking, etc)


To qualify for the role, you must have


  • Minimum of 2+ years of work experience in the data analytics field with a top consulting firm
  • Bachelor’s in computer science, Data Analytics, Data Science, Econometrics, Engineering, IT or related field preferred
  • Established working experience in data visualization tools and data access  such as, Power BI, Tableau, SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Prior experience in the ETL Suite will also be an added advantage (ETL / ELT / Data Fabric Tools – Power BI Dataflows, Power Query M, Alteryx, SQL Server Integration Services, Power BI Composite Models)


Ideally, you’ll also have


  • Arabic speaking proficiency
  • Working experience in a consulting firm


What we look for


We are interested in entrepreneurs who have the confidence to develop and promote a brand-new strategic vision both internally and externally. You will be business savvy with a passion for innovation as well as the motivation to create your own EY journey.


What we offer

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Plus, 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.

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