Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Barcelona, Bilbao, La Coruña, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Madrid, Málaga, Palma de Mallorca, Pamplona, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Sevilla, Valencia, Valladolid, Vigo and Zaragoza
Professional Services
Professional Legal And Technical Acconuting Activities
Legal And Accounting Activities
69.20 - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy

1,200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
28 September 2020
Employment effect (start)
1 October 2020
Foreseen end date
1 October 2021


Ernst & Young (EY), one of the largest professional services multinationals, has announced the creation of 1,200 new jobs in Spain, despite the crisis caused by the Covid-19. In this way, the company plans to hire especially people with STEM (sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics) profiles, as well as business administration and management, finance and law (400 of them juniors).

Moreover, EY has also announced the promotion of around 600 professionals in all areas and positions within the company.



Eurofound (2020), Ernst & Young, Business expansion in Spain, factsheet number 102099, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/102099.