Deloitte Consultant - Project Controller - Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

Project Controller

Deloitte Consulting's Project Controller Practice is comprised of client service professionals specializing in project and account operations serving as a focal point for aspects of engagement, program, and account management control. Project controllers provide engagement management knowledge for the entire project management team(s) by assisting with initiating and controlling organization and logistical aspects of projects. Their greatest value, however, is in the understanding and application of engagement business and financial processes both to individual projects and to client accounts.

Work you ll do

As a Project Controller you will:

Be responsible for supporting one or more project/engagement teams through successful management of the financial analysis and reconciliation process and the implementation of project management control

Prepare budgets and forecasts to project and track financial metrics such as revenue, expense, etc.

Interact periodically with senior level internal, and sometimes external, clients to present various analyses, discuss recommendations and provide project financial advice

Track expenditures and perform the client bill and receivable collection functions

Perform and manage project management office (PMO) functional tasks and perform day-to-day contract management activities

Understand and utilize standard processes for project management, quality management, and risk management

Contribute to the growth and development of the overall Project Controller Practice through active involvement in one or more practice initiatives

The team

Our project controller practice helps clients define what they need and how it can be delivered. We work with clients to define their projects scope in as much detail as possible using advanced financial, budgeting, and forecasting techniques. We provide realistic cost estimates that account for projects phases and activities, people, materials, hardware, and software and produce the best- and worst-case estimates using leading-edge project and client management software to keep clients projects on track and on cost.

Category: Management Consulting