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Clear Strategy and Transactions – Commercial Analytics Manager

Ernst & Young

This is a Full-time position in Chicago, IL posted October 21, 2021.

The opportunity

As a Commercial Analytics Manager, youll be right at the heart of the action.

Commercial Analytics provides business, financial and accounting due diligence services in connection with mergers and acquisitions (M&A), divestitures, carve-outs and other transformational events by leveraging data in an increasingly complex world.

As a member of the team, youll help to provide strategic counsel to corporate and private equity leaders.

Youll have direct access to strategists and decision makers, operating executives, managing directors, chief financial officers and corporate development officers.

Your key responsibilities

In this role, you will acquire some of the most “in demand” skills across M&A, analytics, finance, and accounting in the marketplace today, learning from talented colleagues on challenging assignments.

You will have a blend of experiences including buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence, as well as new analytics-driven solutions which enhance our clients decision making.

Youll be analyzing large and complex datasets and building sophisticated transaction driven analysis to help address our clients challenges in fast-changing markets.

Youll be expected to present your findings in a way thats easily understood by M&A and business professionals at all levels.

No two clients are the same, and since youll be involved across multiple projects, youll find your work varies from day to day.

Whichever industry or project youre working on, well support you in using your analytics, finance and accounting skills to their full potential. 

To qualify for the role you must have

  • A bachelors degree with a minimum of 5 years of consulting experience and at least 1 year of experience in developing and implementing advanced analytics solutions.
  • Degree in finance, accounting, analytics, operations research, statistics, mathematics, or related data science or finance / economics with relevant work experience
  • Excellent analytical and project management skills, communication, teamwork, interpersonal skills and the ability to translate complex data into meaningful insights.
  • Demonstratable experience building data models and use of analytics tools/applications for more advanced use cases (i.e., above and beyond ETL projects)
  • The ability to prioritize effectively on projects and the skills to adapt quickly to new challenges and concepts.
  • Must be willing and able to travel up to 40% on short notice.

Ideally, youll also have

  • Masters degree, CPA or CFA preferred
  • Experience working in a fast-paced mergers and acquisitions environment
  • Experience analyzing financial statements and key drivers of financial performance
  • Communicable experience with a subset of advanced analytical methods, such as statistical pricing studies, customer lifetime value analyses, customer persistency/retention analyses, geospatial analyses, statistical clustering analyses, etc.
  • Industry experience in healthcare, retail / consumer products, life sciences, technology, financial services and/or insurance a plus.
  • Familiarity with a subset of analytics tools/applications including:
    • Data Management (Alteryx, Hadoop, SQL, etc.) 
    • Data Visualization (PowerBI, Tableau, Spotfire, etc.)
    • Programming languages (Python, R, etc.)
    • Analytics Platforms (Databricks, Azure, etc.)
    • Statistical Packages (SPSS, Minitab, etc.)