EY UAE Corporate Finance Woman of the Year
Are you an Emirati Female and want to represent your nation on a Global platform? If you answered yes then the EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year Competition is for you.
The EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year competition recognizes talented young women with the potential to have a fulfilling career in .
EY TAS helps companies drive inclusive growth by focusing on their capital and transaction strategy through to execution.
In an environment of unprecedented disruption we support the flow of capital across borders, help bring new products and innovation to market, and enable organizations to reshape themselves for a better future.
To do this, it’s vital that we build diverse and purpose-driven teams. We’re looking for women from varying backgrounds with the right mindset to help EY clients navigate complexity and build a better working world.
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If you want the opportunity to be part of something with purpose, make an impact and share your ideas, enter our EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year competition.
The first phase of the competition takes place at a country level. We will challenge your ability to think critically and to come up with creative solutions for complex problems.
You will undertake both group and individual challenges, to give you the opportunity to demonstrate how you can contribute to a high-performing team.
Country winners will be flown to London to represent their country at the global final in February 2019. Finalists will work together to solve problems for a real client, culminating in an evening of celebration where we will announce the 2019 EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year.
The global winner will embark on an all-expenses-paid once-in-a-lifetime EY internship. The month-long experience will take them across the globe to work with EY TAS teams in multiple locations as they help clients build a better working world.
The competition is split into four stages. Throughout, we will be looking for evidence of a well-articulated career purpose and analytical strength as well as the practical skills that will distinguish you in the competition.
Stage 1 : Application
To be considered for this opportunity, you must submit your formal application through this link. Respond to all questions.
Remember, there is no right or wrong answer!
Eligibility criteria :
Female UAE national and have a family book
Undergraduate degree : completed in 2018 or graduating before January 2020
Postgraduate Programs / Master’s Degree : completed in 2018 or graduating before January 2020 with no relevant work experience for more than 6 months.
Students who started their Masters directly after completing their bachelor degree.
Degrees : Accounting, Finance, Economics, Political Science, or any degree with a minor in Accounting / Finance / Economics
Willingness to travel to the London, United Kingdom to attend the Global Competition from 24 26 February 2019 (EY will cover travel expenses for the winner)
Chaperone from EY MENA will be accompanying the winner
Stage 2 : Roadshow event
After reviewing your application, EY UAE Campus Recruitment Consultant will reach out to you and invite you to attend the EY Emirati Female Corporate Finance Event in either Abu Dhabi or Dubai.
At our event you will get the opportunity to experience :
An insight into EY and, more specifically, Transaction Advisory Services (TAS)
Participate in a soft skills workshop on How to Build Your Personal Brand with one of our talented facilitators. EY will award you a certificate to recognize your participation.
TAS Female Panel : Empower You Discover.Lead.Inspire.
Networking session build relationships with a diverse group of Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) professionals, and fellow Emirati female students from different universities
Stage 3 : UAE country competition
Finalists will invited to attend the national competition (one day event in January 2019) where you will participate in individual and group activities.
The country winner, second and third place winners will receive an internship opportunity in their local EY office. The country finalist wins a place in the global final.
EY and your university will support you to ensure you are prepared for the UAE National Competition.
Stage 4 : Global final competition
Taking place in London, United Kingdom in February 2019 (24 26 February 2019), successful country finalists will work closely with people from around the world.
You will be challenged with individual and group activities in front of our highly esteemed judges. At the global final, finalists will attend an awards ceremony where the overall Corporate Finance Woman of the Year winner will be announced.