Apply now – the 25th October 2020 the latest!

About the program

Have you ever wondered what kind of career and learning opportunities would the world of corporate finance and transactions offer for you? Join this exceptional learning experience!

The EY Corporate Finance Woman of the Year is a global competition that recognizes talented women currently studying at university level or equivalent with the potential to have a fulfilling career in EY Strategy and Transactions.

The program in a nutshell:

1.     Local country competitions

During the local competition the selected finalists are given the opportunity to network with each other and EY professional and are challenged through group and individual case studies to think critically and come up with creative solutions for complex corporate finance related problems. Throughout the day they will receive mentoring and one on one feedback on their performance

  1. Global final for country winners

This year the whole program will be organized virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Visit CFWOY program page and apply!

Join the CFWOY Information session webinar!

We will organize a 1 hour webinar for all people who are interested in applying for the competition. We will cover:

·       An introduction of the team responsible for organizing the event

·       An introduction to EY Strategy & Transactions and the type of work we do

·       Diversity & Inclusiveness at EY and CFWOY

·       CFWOY 2019 experience by a previous years’ participant, Pauliina Fuss

·       Application process

·       Panel discussion around the theme

·       Q&A

The open webinar will be organized virtually and there will be two optional times:

·       9.10.2020, 10.30-11.30

·       23.10.2020, 18.00-19.00

Enroll here!

Great experience comes with great prizes!

The winner of the Finnish competition will be offered an EY Experience Traineeship of 4 months in the Corporate Finance team (or in another Strategy and Transactions team if preferred so) in Finland!

In addition, the winner will receive a 6-month mentoring program with a senior EY Strategy and Transactions professional. The mentoring program will also be awarded to the 2nd (6 months) and 3rd (3 months) place prize winners.

The winner will also represent Finland in the Global finals and could go on to win an all-expenses-paid once-in-a-lifetime global internship in multiple countries. The month-long experience will take her across the globe to work with Strategy and Transactions teams in multiple locations as they help clients build a better working world.

How can I join the program?

The application period is open from 5th to the 25th of October!

Application process includes:

►     Upload your CV, university transcript and your responses to the recorded video interview in Hirevue system

  • Register with your contact details
  • Add your CV and transcripts
  • Complete the video assessment (with phone, tablet or computer)

After the application period we will communicate our decisions as soon as possible. Top 10 candidates will be invited to the country final of Finland.

Start applying here >

Get to know Kiia Rouhelo, the Corporate Finance Woman of the Year, Finland 2019!

Kiia Rouhelo won EY Finland Corporate Finance Woman of the Year 2019 and participated in the global final held February 2020 in Rome, Italy. Kiia studies at Turku School of Economics, majoring in accounting and finance. She is in the fourth year of her Bachelors’ degree. She will join EY’s Corporate Finance team as a Trainee in November 2020!

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