Deloitte Senior Consultant - Project Controller (Tax Focused) - Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

Senior Consultant - Project Controller (Tax Focused) Project Controller Practice: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.Responsibilities:As part of the Project Controller Tax program, the Senior Consultant - Project Controller (Tax Focused) will be responsible for supporting one or more Tax engagement teams through successful management of the financial analysis and reconciliation process and the implementation of project management controls. SCs often oversee the activities of more junior project controller staff, including supervision, task management and deliverable quality reviews. On any given assignment, the SC may be responsible for preparing and leading the following activities:Perform various financial analyses such as reconciliations and variance analysis;Manage activities to prepare budgets and forecasts and to project and track financial metrics such as revenue, expense, etc.;Interact frequently with senior level internal and external clients and firm leadership 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;Conduct quality reviews of and provide feedback on the technical work products of junior resources;Develop and implement standards and processes for project management, quality management, and risk management;Support the growth and career development of junior resources by serving as an informal mentor and, as assigned, a formal Counselor to junior staff, providing them with regular career and professional development guidance;Participate in formal mid-year and year end performance assessment activities for assigned counselees;Contribute to the growth and development of the overall Project Controller Practice through active involvement in one or more practice initiatives;Prepare and facilitate firm training sessions on a variety of topics and methodologies.

Category: Management Consulting