Strategy Consultants to EY-Parthenon, Fall 2023

1254982SWE-Göteborg, SWE-Stockholm


EY-Parthenon is looking for students with exceptional skills to join our team full-time in Stockholm and Gothenburg. EY-Parthenon is one of the top five leading strategy consultancies in the world, committed to bringing unconventional yet pragmatic thinking together with our clients to deliver actionable strategies for real impact in today’s complex business landscape. EY-Parthenon consists of 7,700+ professionals across 23 countries and 42 offices, whereof ~50 professionals in Sweden.


The opportunity

EY-Parthenon constitutes the strategy arm of EY’s Strategy and Transactions service line. At EY-Parthenon, you will join either our Corporate and Growth Strategy/Transaction Strategy and Execution team, our Turnaround and Restructuring Strategy team or our Software Strategy Group.


Corporate and Growth Strategy/Transaction Strategy and Execution

We help private equity and/or corporate clients develop and deliver strategic opportunities and guide them through the whole deal cycle providing commercial due diligence, M&A or divestment strategy, integration and separation support. 

You can expect to work on M&A consulting and strategy projects, including:

  • Growth strategy and portfolio optimization 
  • Digital/Software strategy
  • Value creation initiatives
  • Commercial and Operational due diligence
  • Tech/Digital due diligence
  • Carve-out and integrations


Software Strategy Group

Software Strategy Group (SSG) is a global team within EY-Parthenon. We are a market leader in strategy and M&A advisory to private equity, investors and corporates, related to investments in technology, software, and digitally enabled companies. 

You can expect to work with digital, software and technology focused strategy consulting leveraging deep technology expertise, including:

  • Digital strategy
  • Commercial due diligence
  • Product due diligence
  • Technology due diligence


Turnaround and Restructuring Strategy

Advise clients, owners and banks in company restructuring, proved cash management and renegotiation of financial arrangements when there is a need for turnaround due to structural or company specific circumstances. 

You can expect to work with consulting companies and lenders, supporting with e.g.:

  • Independent business reviews
  • Medium- and short-term cash flow reviews
  • Debt restructuring, raising capital and M&A services
  • Distressed supplier advisory
  • Cash management and working capital improvement
  • Contingency planning and insolvency solutions


Skills and attributes for success

  • Interest in strategy consulting with a preference to focus on M&A related topics
  • Goal-oriented with strong analytical skills and striving to deliver exceptional results
  • Curious team player who is eager to learn
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work under tight deadlines


To qualify for the role

  • Master or Bachelor student (M.Sc. or B.Sc. in Business and Economics, Engineering or equivalent) with strong academic results
  • Great communication skills, both verbal and written, in English and preferably Swedish or another Nordic language
  • Expected graduation during fall 2023 or earlier


Who we look for

Smart. Nice. Driven.TM - We look for people who meet our three seemingly simple criteria. You are interested in strategy consulting and M&A. You want to understand and evaluate how value is created in businesses, assess market conditions and identify synergies that can be realized when two organizations are merged. In addition, you may also be interested in understanding digitalization and its impacts on M&A and business in general. You have an outgoing personality, like to work in teams and build relationships with both colleagues as well as clients.


What working at EY-Parthenon offers 

We offer a developing, social and internationally characterized workplace, competitive pay and the opportunity to influence the development of the business. You will work with some of the world's leading companies - our clients. You can expect full support from great colleagues, and a supervisor who provides you with continuous feedback and follows your development.

EY is a value-driven company where team spirit, respect and integrity are important key words. In addition to our employees' commitment and expertise, our shared values create success in the market. EY has been ranked as the Nordic region's most attractive employer by business students multiple times. 

To learn more about EY-Parthenon and EY, and what it’s like to work here, please visit EY-ParthenonEY CareersKarriärbloggen, and our social media channels. 


Apply now

Please apply with your CV, Cover Letter and University- and High School grades and state a preferred work area (Strategy/TSE, SSG, TRS) in your Cover Letter if applicable. We appreciate if you can merge all files into one document. When your application is complete, you will receive an email with an invitation to conduct our online tests, which we advise you to complete as soon as possible. Read more about our recruitment process at here

We review applications on a continous basis so please apply now. For questions regarding the recruitment process please contact or We look forward to your application!


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