EY Reconnect - People Advisory Services - London and nationwide opportunities

EY Reconnect - People Advisory Services - London and nationwide opportunities

EY Reconnect is our career returner’s programme, providing a bridge for professionals re-entering the workplace after an extended career break. The programme offers a route back into work with induction, coaching and mentoring for talented individuals, over an initial 12-week programme. You will reconnect with your career, your previous experience and expertise in roles that are open to flexibility.

The role

This is your opportunity to join our People Advisory Services practice (PAS) as part of the EY Reconnect programme.

Formed in 2015, the PAS team is one of the fastest growing teams in EY, providing end-to-end offerings to solve our clients’ big, complex people and organisational issues.

Our PAS team supports clients to enable the people of an organisation to best execute its strategy, including a particular focus on:

  • Incentivisation through performance and reward programs

  • HR-owned change and transformation programs

  • Behavioural change techniques in all types of transformation programs

  • Culture change programs

  • Talent optimisation

Your key responsibilities

  • Core consulting and programme delivery across your area of expertise

  • Contributing to building and maintaining key client relationships by delivering exceptional client service. Managing the successful delivery of HR projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical/business driven approach taken

  • Identifying and driving opportunities - use your knowledge gained from other projects and from our knowledge sharing sessions and technical training to add input to projects and proposals

  • Building your own strong client and internal relationships - develop and use your relationship skills to create your own external and internal networks

  • Counsel and develop junior staff through delegation and on the job training


Skills and attributes for success

  • Client driven and strategically and commercially aware

  • Excellent communicator in a range of situations both written and oral.

  • Enthusiastic and flexible attitude to work

  • Motivated team player

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Prior Experience in one of more of the following HR capabilities; Reward, Performance, HR Business Support, Organisational Design, Leadership & Capability development, Talent or Global Mobility

To be eligible for EY Reconnect, you will need to have:

  • Taken career break of between 2 & 10 years

  • A background in professional services or relevant industry sector

  • Experience at Manager level or above

  • The right to work in the UK

  • Availability to join the programme from April or September 2019. Please note, the core programme is for an initial 12 weeks, but we are happy to discuss a range of options through the selection process.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching 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

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

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. 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.