Deloitte Senior Manager, Finance Business Partner – Deloitte University in Westlake, Texas

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Deloitte Services LP includes internal support areas such as Marketing and Communications, Human Resources/Talent, Information Technology, Facilities Management, and Financial Support Services. Job Title: Senior Manager, Finance Business Partner, Deloitte UniversityCareer Level: Senior Manager 1Function: Finance & Administration, Business Planning and Analysis (BP&A)Location: Westlake, TXPosition Reports To: Lead Finance Business Partner- TalentTravel (percentage of time travel is required): 10%Role Description:The BP&A Business Partner organization provides specialized finance-related services in support of the business leaders of the firm. This role focuses on Deloitte University and the Development area within Talent. This Business Partner is responsible for direct financial support of the Deloitte University leader in areas such as the outsourced operator accounting/finance, analysis of the overall DU operations, financial reporting, forecasting & planning, auditing and defining accounting processes, asset management and various other financial aspects as needed. The Business Partner is expected to work closely with the DU Leadership team and Talent leaders demonstrating a thorough understanding of the business and its strategic priorities. Role requires a forward looking approach focusing on potential opportunities for improvement, leading directly to actions resulting in better financial metrics for DU. Job Responsibilities:-Explain, present and analyze the financial performance of organization-Provide meaningful, actionable insights, advice, and recommendations on historic and the future financial performance to leadership-Identify and prioritize challenges, risks and opportunities while recommending action plans-Participate in strategy development and planning, facilitate the long-term financial planning process and develop metrics to monitor the performance against strategic objectives-Support an efficient and effective forecasting process that produces accurate, achievable forecasts that align with strategic objectives-Serve as a catalyst to drive forward initiatives critical to delivering the strategy-Support the business in protecting, growing and optimizing the assets of the Firm-Be a key contributor to the relationship with the outsourced Hospitality vendor/operator with a clear understanding to the management agreement and ensuring compliance to that agreement-Provide guidance to the accounting department of the outsourced Hospitality vendor/operator in areas of accounting, controls and procedures QualificationsEducation: Bachelor s degree in Finance or related subjectCPA or MBA preferredExperience Requirements-Minimum of 7 years of relevant finance experience, preferably in a professional services firm-Minimum of 2-5 years leading and managing people in financial reporting, planning and/or analysis competencyDemonstrated accomplishments in the following areas:1. Financial Reporting and Analysis2. Executive presence presenting and working with leadership3. Managing virtual teams4. Problem solving skills5. Quality and risk management6. Change management7. Business process improvement8. Formulating and delivering action plans for high profile strategic initiatives9. Developing innovative solutions to business issues Capability and Skillset Requirements: -Accountability for Results: Holds self and others accountable for ensuring that results are achieved; Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision; Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibility; Sets high expectations for self and others -Leadership: Manages teams and possesses strong leadership capabilities, strong executive presence and organized and able to drive the productivity of others -Communications: Strong communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to create as well as deliver effective presentations -Creating Quality Deliverable: Establishes deliverable structure and content; Reviews deliverables of self and others team to ensure that they meet client expectations; Implements and enforces high standards for quality deliverables -Developing thought leadership / innovative ideas: Generates innovative ideas that are sound and progressive; Challenges the status quo; Fosters creativity throughout area of responsibility-Problem Solving: Ability to work in a dynamic environment that requires critical thinking and strong analytical skills-Providing Exceptional Client Service: Manages self and others to provide exceptional client service by responding with a sense of urgency, practicality, accountability, and integrity-Motivating Others: Exhibits enthusiasm, positive professional attitude, integrity, reliability, and leadership -Building Rapport: Leads by example; actively listens; Respects the opinions and perspectives of others; Demonstrates strong personal commitment to others; clearly states thoughts, ideas, and expectations-Decision-making: Decision making skills, and ability to challenge, negotiate, and influence-Accounting: Understanding GAAP and firm accounting policies and procedure, Technology or -Other Requirements, Understanding of SAP, BPC, Essbase and other financial applications, --Very strong in PPT and excellent executive presence -Advanced in Excel and Word

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