Deloitte Controllership Accounting & Reporting Advisory - Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois
Are you looking to assist Chief Financial Officers (CFOs), Chief Accounting Officers (CAOs), Controllers, and business unit finance leaders to help solve complex financial accounting and reporting issues? Our team of accounting and reporting specialists do just that. Join our talented team of accounting & reporting specialists serving clients across all industries focusing onaccounting & reporting advisory; cost transparency and alignment; integration, divesture and readiness services; and financial integrity.
Work you ll do
As part of the Controllership Accounting & Reporting Advisory team, your responsibilities will include:
Identifying and applying relevant specialized technical accounting, regulatory standards, cost accounting concepts, financial close and Consolidation/Financial Reporting, financial operationsand applications across multiple industries
Identifying client issues and managing day-to-day relationships
Generating innovative ideas to challenge the status quo
Participating in engagement planning and budgeting; defining the work product structure and content; managing engagement economics, engagement risk and engagement timeline
Contributing to the proposal development process
Engaging in recruiting and retention activities
The team provides clients with an extensive range of accounting and reporting services designed to help enhance the value finance delivers to its overall business. We work with organizations to help themreduce risk and improve internal and external reporting capabilities to meet accounting and regulatory requirements, and/or enhance strategic decision making. Our deep experience also extends to governance in complex operating models and support for major business events and transactions, includingcapital markets transactions, derivatives and hedgingadvisory services. Learn more about Deloitte Advisory s Accounting & Reporting Transformation practice. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/risk/solutions/accounting-reporting-transformation.html
3-5 years of technical or advisory-related experience in entity and enterprise accounting, carve-out, and/or technical accounting, financial planning and analysis and cost accounting.
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Information Technology, Risk Management, Economics or related field.
CPA, CIA, CFA, CA, CCA, CMA, CAIA or FRM certification, or working towards achieving one of these certifications.
Knowledge of U.S. GAAP, IFRS, and SEC rules and regulations
Proficiency in MS Office products, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Ability to perform technical research of complex accounting issues
Up to 80% travel (typically Monday Thursday) Preferred
Master's degree in Business, Systems or Accounting
Capabilities in operational and financial internal controls, including work related to compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley
Experience as a user of or administrator of a common ERP Finance and Reporting package (SAP, Oracle, JDE, etc)
Project experience in areas such as process mapping, root cause/gap analysis/best fit, requirements gathering / definition development, financial modeling and value mapping
How you ll grow
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