Ernst & Young (EY) is one of the largest professional services firms in the world and one of the Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, KPMG, and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Ernst & Young is a global organization of member firms in more than 140 countries. Its global headquarters are based in London, UK and the U.S. As of 2009, it is ranked by Forbes magazine the largest private company in the United States.
EY has four main service lines and share of revenues in 2010:
Advisory, Performance Improvement
Assurance (47%): comprises mainly Financial Audit (core assurance).
Advisory Services (17%): consisting of four subservice lines: Actuarial, IT Risk and Assurance, Risk, and Performance Improvement.
Tax Services (27%): includes Business Tax Compliance, Human Capital, Indirect Tax, International Tax Services, Tax Accounting & Risk Advisory Services, Transaction Tax.
Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) (9%): includes commercial, financial, real estate and tax due diligence, mergers & acquisitions, valuation & business modeling, corporate restructuring and integration services.
To achieve their potential, businesses need to continuously achieve and sustain performance improvement in a rapidly changing environment. As one of our performance improvement advisors, you’ll help many of the world’s leading businesses and government departments tackle their most pressing issues. Often working directly with leaders of major organizations, you’ll work in multidisciplinary teams that bring diverse perspectives to every challenge. You’ll have the opportunity to build your skills in one of our focused competency groups. These include: finance, customer, supply chain, IT Advisory, people and organization, strategic direction, and program management. You’ll also have the opportunity to team with professionals from other parts of the organization, especially those in Risk. We’ll help you achieve your potential by supporting your professional development and giving you experience on a diverse range of clients and projects.
Supply Chain and Operations
Supply chain and operations professionals provide insights into supply chain transformation. They cover sourcing, procurement, inbound logistics, engineering, manufacturing, final assembly, and product service and delivery. This team focuses on helping clients run their supply chains effectively in order to improve their business performance.