Junior Design Consultant - EY Parthenon - Mauritius





A new Strategy and Innovation team of EY Parthenon, based in Mauritius, serving Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa, with an entrepreneurial, disruptive and design-led approach to consulting. We work with ambitious clients on Moonshot Projects and rapid innovation buildouts, by bringing together design, technology, business, and social impact.

We are part of the EY-Parthenon consultancy arm, and among 9,000 strategy professionals across the globe. In 2021, EY-Parthenon was ranked among the top 5 in the Vault’s Top 50 Consulting Firms and is one of the largest global strategy consulting organizations.

The opportunity

We are recruiting globally for junior design consultants to join a small and diverse, multi-disciplinary team in Mauritius.
You will have the opportunity to get involved in some of the most important and transformative initiatives in the Middle East, Africa, and Europe, and work with high performing teams both locally and overseas.

Key Responsibilities
You will be responsible for supporting our team to pursue and deliver on client projects, as well as support internal operational initiatives. Your key responsibilities include to:


  • Understand client and project requirements
  • Design stunning proposals, presentations and reports
  • Support innovation projects with a design-thinking led approach
  • Design rapid storyboards, innovation concepts and prototypes
  • Develop wireframes, mock ups, and user flows based on user needs
  • Understand product specifications and user psychology
  • Combine interface design concepts with digital design
  • Create visual elements such as icons, logos, original images, and illustrations to help deliver a message
  • Conduct interviews and tests with customers and key stakeholders to gather insights
  • Provide team with required administrative and operational support
  • Bring a fresh approach

Requirements and skills:
You have a Bachelor's Degree in Design or a related field

  • You have had at least 1 year of work experience (internships count)
  • You communicate well, and are great at turning ideas into visual concepts
  • You have a good eye for design and are great and fast at powerpoint
  • You have experience with design software, graphics editing tools and prototype tools
  • You constantly look for ways to grow and develop your skills
  • You are interested in learning and applying your design skills to business
  • You have led teams or projects in school or at work
  • You speak English fluently

What we offer:
We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. On top of that, you get opportunities for:

  • Meaningful impact: We want you to bring your unique voice and purpose to our team, and use EY as a platform for the issues you care about. With EY’s mission of building a better working world, you have the opportunity to make an impact on society, culture and community through your work.
  • Growth and learning: You will be immersed in a rich learning environment from the knowledge you acquire in your work, EY’s educational resources, travel opportunities, and mentorship from your peers.
  • Career Prospects: We will provide the support you need to be successful, so you can own your own engagements and be responsible for Client success. We do not set limits on growth, meaning that your promotion comes as early as you deserve it.
  • Global exposure: You will not only get to work with global clients, but also get the opportunity to work in highly integrated teams across the globe, and collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds everyday.
  • Great people and culture: Join an empowering and entrepreneurial working environment in which you’ll be rapidly building and growing a strategy business that makes a real impact on the market. You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

What working at EY offers 

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to be an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in Assurance, Consulting, Strategy and Transactions, Tax, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please apply and kindly complete the pre-application form by clicking on the link below (Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted):  https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=mT-XW99360uyfaoMcLhILLJhMxmUQwhEgLzfJ2twSHtUQUVPNFNCTFpLMTRHQjNMMlFIQk5OR0dJNi4u

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