EY Consultant - Financial Analyst
Ernst & Young
Having recently introduced Managed Services to their consulting portfolio, Ernst and Young were contracted to set up a Financial Services Centre of Excellence for FTSE 100 company Pearson PLC - the World's leading education company.
As a consultant for EY, I was responsible for transferring processes from Pearson employees in the US to the newly formed Pearson Financial Services centre in Belfast, establish and stabilize the role and introduce efficiencies' where I felt fit.
I was assigned a role as an Analyst working within North American Financial Control's Accounts Payable department and within 6 months, I was able to:
- successfully transfer role from US to Belfast and produce process documentation for the role to be passed on the in future.
- introduce efficiencies' within Vendor Maintenance and establish frameworks for identifying trends and focusing on continuous improvement.
- manage the implementation of a new credit payment time in partnership with the Bank of America to over 350 US vendors overcoming many obstacles along the way.
- collaborate internationally with co-workers in UK, US and India using Google products; Hangouts, Mail, Docs and Presentations.