What is Commercial & Procurement at EY?

The Commercial & Procurement (C&P) Team deliver cutting edge commercial analytics reporting and contract & procurement management for our clients.  Through our work we drive performance improvement and efficiency savings across multiple services and operational functions.

Applications are open.

What will you be doing?

  • Analysing and reviewing contracts across a variety of sectors
  • Visualising and reporting on contract data internally as well as externally to clients
  • Utilising contract management technology and applications to store and monitor Third Party Supplier contracts
  • Building and utilising commercial expertise to identify and derive savings for clients
  • Developing and updating dashboards as part of the reporting function to clients
  • Manipulating and configuring client data as part of the commercial analysis process

Are you eligible to apply?

You’ll need a minimum of Level 2/GCSE (or equivalent) in English Language & Maths, and three A-levels, 5 Highers or equivalent. If you’re studying for an honours degree (in any subject) that includes a one-year placement and you’re in your penultimate year of university, this is for you.


Business skills training

You'll have access to a broad suite of learning resources to develop your consulting and technical skills including our EY Badges programme which offers structured learning leading to accreditation in a range of of subject domains including programming, data visualisation and blockchain.

£ competitive pro rata salary



What’s it like?

From the get-go, you’re given a wide scope of responsibility, says Ibukun, and the variety in the role means he’s continually energised.

How’s it structured?

Your year starts with an EY induction and then you’ll join teams, working on real client projects. By the end of the placement, you’ll have a head start in your graduate career and big ideas about how you could be leading the client projects you’ve been part of. Plus, you’ll have learned a lot from your colleagues and growing network. Best of all, if you do a great job you may be offered an Analyst role on completion of your degree.

Meet our people

A technology career

James’ career in technology all started one summer in Audit at EY. Your career path could be just as direct – or diverse.

New challenges every day

Variety is the spice of life, or work, for Rhian. Since starting at EY, she’s not only developed key IT skills, but her presenting and coaching skills, too. “I’m bringing my whole self to work,” she says.

Building a well-rounded career

Technology is the driving force behind most change in organisations, says Georgina, an EY graduate. The skills she’s learning are very relevant for the future workplace.

What about the extras?

From access to FlexEY’s benefits programme to generous pension plans – there are lots of perks to being on an industrial placement at EY.

Where do you want to be?

We currently offer the Commercial & Procurement industrial placement in Belfast.


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