Deloitte Engagement Financial Advisor Analyst in Detroit, Michigan
The Engagement Financial Advisor (EFA) Practice is a client-driven organization, partnering as trusted business advisors to champion operational excellence, lead finance transformation efforts, and optimize financial performance for Deloitte. EFAs are financial and business operations advisors and are experts on Deloitte engagement economics and financial metrics. EFAs add value during all stages of the engagement lifecycle, from proposal phase to engagement close.
EFAs assist with account reporting, provide engagement pricing support, and other tasks tailored to the needs of each account and project team. In a sense, EFAs serve as the Chief Financial Officer for each engagement. It's an exciting time to join the EFA Practice as we continue to grow our team in response to unprecedented demand for our services across Deloitte.
The EFA practice sits within Deloitte Services LP, which ultimately provides services per client need amongst Deloitte's four business areas.
Work You'll Do
As an Analyst, Engagement Financial Advisor (EFA) , you will assist engagement leadership in managing revenue and margins by emphasizing cost of delivery that affects overall engagement profitability. In addition, you will:
Maintain compliance with clients' policies, perform internal financial analysis including budgeting, forecasting, and cost variance analysis, and help manage engagements' billing and receivables process
Monitor engagement performance and determine improvement areas by developing key performance indicators and frequently communicate with the engagement team, finance department, and other engagement stakeholders to keep engagements on track and within the scope of cost
Team and collaborate with other EFAs across the practice, including our practitioners in India
We are seeking candidates who have demonstrated exceptional performance in these or other related majors: Accounting, Finance, Economics, and Business Management
Experience, interest, and aptitude in finance and/or accounting
Strong working knowledge of MS Office programs: Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Attention to detail and timeliness in delivering on commitments
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to solve complex problems and communicate findings
Ability to travel 0-10%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
The start date for this position will be in 2023
Preferred: Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2 preferred)
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.