Deloitte Treasury Business Operations, Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois

Deloitte & Touche LLP, which provides Audit and Enterprise Risk Services (AERS), helps clients understand the complexity of issues such as performance, privacy, risk, controls, and data analysis.

AERS Overview: AERS helps organizations build value by taking a Risk Intelligent approach to managing financial, technology and business risks. This approach helps our clients focus on their areas of increased risk, bridge silos to effectively manage risk across organizational boundaries, and seek not only risk mitigation, but also pursue intelligent risk taking as a means to value creation.

Business Risk

Business Risk ("BR") is a Service Area within AERS. It is comprised of professionals that possess competency and experience in the areas of risk management, business and operational processes, internal auditing, financial reporting and other internal controls, and regulatory compliance. Business risk professionals use these skills to assess, analyze, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of governance, financial and operational control processes, offer recommendations to improve operations, and assist clients with enterprise risk and compliance activities.

Finance & Operations Risk Transformation (FORT): FORT is a market offering within BR. Marketplace developments in recent years have focused an intense spotlight on the finance, compliance, and operations functions and the areas within an organization that they influence. Finance & Operations Risk Transformation (F&ORT) services focus on assessing, testing, and assisting organizations in improving processes and controls, transforming the way clients effectively address business, technology, and financial statement risk. Our services help organizations improve business performance by increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of functions closely linked to the financial statements and the related internal controls.

Position can be based out of Los Angeles, Chicago or New York.

Our Treasury practice is seeking a Senior Consultant to join our team of experienced and self-driven professionals. The qualified candidate(s) should be proficient in most of the following subject matter areas:

General Job Duties:

Lead treasury functional stand-up, spin-off, integration, and/or due diligence engagements specific to our key M&A deals. This includes:

  • Manage overall day-to-day engagement risk, client communications, and teams on client engagements

  • Lead the development, selection, and tailoring of approaches, methods and tools to support service offering or industry projects; includes leading discussions with senior client executives (CFO, Treasurer, SVP of Tax, etc) across multiple functions that could affect treasury (AP, AR, Tax, IT, Payroll, etc)

  • Actively participate in decision making with engagement management and seek to understand the broader impact of current decisions

  • Generate innovative ideas and challenge the status quo

  • Play substantive/lead role in engagement planning, economics, and billing

  • Play substantive role in the training and development of staff

  • Evaluate, counsel, mentor and provide feedback on performance of others

  • Play substantive/lead role in retention of professionals and in building staff complement, mix, and recruiting

  • Identify and evaluate business and technology risks, internal controls which mitigate risks, and related opportunities for internal control improvement

  • Facilitate use of technology-based tools or methodologies to review, design and/or implement products and services

  • Play substantive role in enhancing internal (across Deloitte FSSs) and external relationships

  • Identify opportunities to cross-sell other services

  • Demonstrate a general knowledge of treasury market trends, competitor activities, Deloitte & Touche products and service lines

  • Build and nurture positive working relationships with clients with the intention to exceed client expectations

  • Understand clients' business environment and complex risk management approaches

  • Participate and lead proposal development efforts

  • Participate and lead "add-on" sales to client

  • Proactive leadership of market development initiatives

  • Proactive leadership of industry driven activities

  • Membership and visibility in professional & civic organizations

  • Play substantive/lead role in developing a strong relationship with internal resources

Senior Consultant Responsibilities

Specific roles of this position include assisting senior management with executing and delivering professional advisory services, performing market/client research, refining and executing new Firm service offerings. The Senior Consultant will have exposure to multiple clients across a range of industry segments including Power & Utility, Oil & Gas, Consumer Products & Industrial Processing, Manufacturing, Entertainment and Health Care. Extensive domestic and international travel to/from and work at client locations will be required. As part of the national Enterprise Risk Services team, this position will allow an individual to work with various commodity vendor and custom system applications, gain experience with leading industry practices related to the transaction life cycle in commodity markets (including front, middle, and/or back office functions), serve a variety of client companies engaged in the commodity markets, and have the opportunity to grow within the Firm.

Category: Risk Management

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