What is Quantitative Advisory Services at EY?

Our Quantitative Advisory Services team works with clients in financial services with regulatory and risk modelling challenges in areas such as market risk and credit risk.

We work closely with other areas of EY to bring together the range of quantitative modelling and technical skillsets needed to support our clients’ highly specific and complex requirements.

We offer our clients comprehensive solutions to industry wide challenges, including IRB, IFRS 9, Stress Testing, FRTB, IBOR Transition and Climate Risk.


Applications to this programme are open in: Edinburgh

What will you be doing?

  • Data Analysis to identify trends
  • Development of statistical models to predict things such as credit loss
  • Review and validation of models to ensure accuracy of outputs
    Derivative Valuations
  • Translating technical methodologies and findings into digestible information for non-technical audiences
  • Presenting work to stakeholders

Are you eligible to apply?

You’ll need a minimum of Level 2/GCSE (or equivalent) in English Language & Maths, three A-levels, 5 Highers or equivalent, and an honours degree (in Financial Engineering, Maths, Statistics, Physics, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science or similar) by the time the programme starts. Knowledge in SAS, SQL, Python, R or VBA is an added bonus too.


Professional qualifications

with Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). You'll also 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 data visualisation, innovation and blockchain.




London only programme

How’s it structured?

After an EY induction, you’ll get straight to work on projects with a range of clients. They’ll involve all kinds of business problems so you’ll get the chance to develop both technical analytical skills as well as core consultancy skills.

Over the course of the programme, you can look forward to:

  • Delving into the world of credit and market risk
  • A career mentor
  • Exposure to senior management and clients
  • Working towards a professional qualification
  • Training through internal team sessions and working towards EY badges

Where could a consulting career take you?

From degree to Director. Find out how Juliet did it, and how a career can fit into your life at EY, not the other way around.

Meet some of our graduates

Joining QAS - Dominic

Dominic says the best thing about his role is the how he's been able to broaden his horizons and spend time learning. He's learnt a lot about financial markets and s loving the skills he’s developing.

Buliding connections - Hai

The Quantitative Advisory Serice graduate programme has allowed Hai to connect and meet hundreds of colleagues around the world. He is amazed by how truly connected EY is globally. 

Working in in QAS - Romana

By the sounds of Romana’s experience, you won’t feel like a new recruit for long. She’s already using her knowledge to support and help others to grow.

Meet Olivia

After completing a summer internship in Performance Improvement, Olivia researched into more EY opportunities and found her strengths in QAS. She now works within Risk with large global and local banks.

What about the extras?

Discounted gym memberships, interest-free loans, generous pension plans – there are lots of perks to being a grad at EY.

Where do you want to be?

We offer the Quantitative Advisory Services graduate programme in London.

Applications to this programme are open in: Edinburgh


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