The nature of work is evolving rapidly due to changes in technology, the environment, society, and human behaviour. Businesses and governments are being disrupted in this digital age requiring different capabilities to deliver on their purpose to their customers and citizens.
There is an immediate need to become more innovative, agile, responsive and adaptable to change.
That's where EY comes in.
Be part of our leading Advisory practice joining a global network of professionals revolutionising the future of work, bringing the best of NZ to the world and supporting businesses and government.
While technology is transforming work, we believe the future of work belongs to those with the unique human ability to ask better questions.
And every question we ask has the power to solve complex issues in the Transformative Age and build a better working world.
We are passionate about making a difference and in building a better working world to make a positive impact on everyday kiwis.
Our team is based in Christchurch, the second largest city in New Zealand, and gateway to the South Island’s world famous scenic wonderland.
Known as the Garden City, Christchurch offers sunshine and green space at your back door, a thriving economy, and an opportunity for lifestyle balance that is second-
to-none. The opportunity is for an experienced SAP S / 4 Solution Architect to work with EYs global network and fast growing local technology team to help clients solve business problems.
All this with easy access to the rest of New Zealand.
Our New Zealand technology team has a strong focus on both the private and government sectors and within this we aim to :
Provide strategic advice and business integration services for digital / technology enabled transformation
Assist organisations with Purpose Led Transformation
Provide business with advice on transforming to meet the future business needs including roadmaps from today’s technology to an S / 4 enabled way of working
Provide targeted high value support in Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Automation
Assist organisations in implementing the changes in technology and business processes to enable new ways of working
In your role
Build out and develop operational and organisational transformations enabled by emerging SAP technology and analytics
Build relationships with external clients and internal peers by leveraging your experience and networks
Prepare and deliver proposals and other supporting materials in a variety of formats
Manage teams to develop projects and deliver high-quality work items including architecture roadmaps
Direct and conduct analysis and research using EY knowledge resources to rapidly develop client insights
Skills & Attributes
Ability to take a big picture’ strategic architectural view as well as being able to work at a detailed Design and functional level
Comfortable working and engaging across multiple levels of an organisation including CFO, CIOs, Finance business users and Architects and IT design professionals
Willing to stretch and challenge client thinking around new ways of working and how technology can enable their business
In depth knowledge and understanding of SAP S / 4 Finance and / or other areas, and experience implementing solutions with clients
Able to shift between both business development including work on architecture and strategy roadmaps and hands-on delivery responsibilities
Adept at leading projects with clients in a collaborative and result-oriented way utilising both on and offshore teams
Willingness to go the extra mile to meet and surpass client needs and expectations
Advanced written, verbal, interpersonal and presentation communication ability
5-8 years working with SAP, including S / 4 implementation experience
Proven team and client leadership and coaching experience
Able to demonstrate how you would help EY build a better working world
What's in it for you?
The chance to join a great firm and team in Christchurch, working with and learning from Partners and staff with truly international experience and outlook
Flexible working arrangements, subsidised onsite gym and banking and insurance discounts
Help solve some of the most pressing challenges facing our leading organisations in New Zealand and around the world
Join a leading Asia Pacific (and Global) Advisory practice with the opportunity to travel domestically and internationally
Be part of a firm who has been ranked as the #1 professional services employer in Universum’s Most Attractive Employer’s annual ranking for the third consecutive year
EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer offering a vast range of internal networks including Unity, our LGBTI network and our Maori and Pasifika network.
These provide our people with the opportunity to connect across offices and allow us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within.
We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive work environment.
If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.
Join us in building a better working world - apply now!
The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by Ernst & Young or by their external third party provider.
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