Consultant - Innovation team (public sector)
Innovation is not optional. It's a must. The acceleration of change and scale of disruption from data, digital technologies, globalization and other forces mean that organizations have to evolve to survive. Corporations, cities and even small companies have to adapt and learn how to thrive in this new world.
Behold the EY Innovation Hub, a cross-functional unit with a unique knowledge of the innovation ecosystem with the Central and Eastern European region and beyond. Having launched as a disruptive service line within EY Advisory, you will have a chance to join a dynamic team that never settles for the status-quo.
Building upon EY’s diverse expertise across industries, our team assists both public and private clients in solving a diverse range of innovation challenges. From mapping of the ecosystem to development of Investment Platforms, you will have an unprecedented opportunity to engage a variety of clients spanning international financial institutions, SMEs and even municipal councils.
We seek new colleagues who are not only passionate about innovation, but also willing to adapt to new circumstances and approach tasks with an analytical mindset. This won’t be a 9 to 5 job, but you will get to work with some great minds and create a lasting difference.
What are we looking for?
Knowledge of national and European law and experience in ESIF / EU funding
Knowledge or alternatively at least 2 years of experience in managing authorities for EU funding, Financial Instruments Units, Central Coordination Authorities or National Development Banks
Experience with coordination / implementation of ESIF / EFSI is an advantage
We would appreciate if you have the background in development of environment for use of innovative financial instruments and PPP projects
Any experience in projects focused on investment strategies / opportunities are welcome
Fluency in English; international exposure through work or studies preferred
Drive, creativity and independence to succeed in an ever-changing environment
Exceptional communication, presentation and analytical skills
What do we offer?
Diverse range of projects across both public and private sectors
Unique opportunity for accelerated professional growth in a relatively new team
Tight-knit team and friendly atmosphere