Sr. Consultant - Accounting & Internal Controls - Contr

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Job Description

As a Senior Consultant in Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory's Controllership Services practice, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience working alongside leading professionals while building your professional skills in a variety of analytical techniques and industry specialties. You will be involved in developing data analysis plans, innovative analytics strategies, and designing and implementing a variety of solutions that help clients address challenging business issues in profitability and financial analytics. You may also be exposed to other disciplines within Controllership Services, including Accounting Advisory and Accounting Information Science TM .

Our Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory business helps organizations effectively navigate business risks and opportunities-from strategic, and financial risks to operational, and regulatory risks-to gain competitive advantage. We apply our experience in ongoing business operations and corporate lifecycle events to help clients become stronger and more resilient. Our market-leading teams help clients embrace complexity to accelerate performance, disrupt through innovation, and lead in their industries.
Work you'll do
You will analyze, manipulate, and manage data to deliver meaningful insights necessary to help companies of all sizes and across multiple industries address regulatory and business challenges. Sample Senior Consultant responsibilities include:
  • Working with clients to understand business challenges and identify solutions to drive desired outcomes
  • Developing allocation and costing methodologies to determine profitability of products, customers and channels
  • Querying and analyzing small and large data sets to discover patterns and deliver meaningful insights
  • Creating, managing, and utilizing structured and unstructured data stores
  • Performing current state assessment of client analytics and data management capability
  • Leveraging visualization tools to enable actionable decision making
  • Developing system requirements, designing and prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures and implementing
  • Mapping data flows and identifying optimal design and governance options as well as potential data quality risks
  • Developing business solutions leveraging emerging automation, cognitive, and machine learning tools.
The team
Data can often hold the key to future growth opportunities for many complex organizations. Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory helps our clients transform business issues into opportunities for growth and long-term competitive advantage. Our Profitability & Analytics professionals make extensive use of data, statistical and quantitative analysis, rules-based methods, and explanatory and predictive modeling in order to bring insights to client issues in the financial, regulatory, forensic and transaction domains. Learn more about our team at Deloitte.
  • Undergraduate or Master's degree in one of the following majors with relevant analytics or data management focused coursework:
  • Technology: Data Analytics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems
  • Business: Economics, Finance, Accounting, Business Analytics
  • Math/Engineering: Industrial Engineering, Computer Engineering, Math, Statistics, Actuarial
  • Strong communication, team building, teaming and presentation experience
  • 3+ years of technical or advisory-related experience in controllership, financial planning and analysis and cost accounting
  • Prior experience working with and managing data sets, including extraction and merges from source systems, transformation, and providing preliminary descriptive analytics
  • Experience in leading and developing teams
  • Experience in building cost and profitability models and using purpose built solutions
  • Experience in Financial, Planning and Analysis including budgeting and forecasting processes
  • Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects/assignments/responsibilities in a fast-paced environment
  • Travel up to 80% typically Monday - Thursday (While 80% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice.)
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future

  • Master's degree in Business, Technology or Math/Engineering
  • Experience with large enterprise applications (SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, etc.)
  • Project experience in areas such as process mapping, root cause/gap analysis/best fit, requirements gathering / definition development, financial modeling and value mapping
  • Experience in developing product costing standards and product cost analytics
  • Experience with a variety of analytics tools and programming languages such as, but not limited to:
    • Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, Mongo Db
    • CostPerform, Profitability and Performance Management (PaPM), SAP, Oracle, Hyperion, Anaplan
    • Languages (e.g., SQL, Java, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, C#, C++, VBA, VB.Net, ASP.Net, HTML, SAS)
    • Reporting Tools (e.g., Business Objects, Reporting Services)
    • Big Data Tools (e.g., Hadoop, Hive, Pig, Impala, Mahout)
    • Machine Learning/Cognitive (e.g., Python, Mahout, CognitiveScale)
    • Predictive Analytics/Data Mining: (e.g., IBM SPSS, SAS Enterprise Miner, RPL, Python, Matlab)
    • Data Visualization Tools (e.g. QlikView, Tableau, Power Bi)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • High energy, result driven person
  • Ability to energize teams through inclusiveness and connection with people
  • Strong commitment to the customer
  • Ability to multi-task and ensure timely deliverables


Company Information

Deloitte provides industry-leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services to many of the world’s most admired brands, including nearly 90% of the Fortune 500® and more than 7,000 private companies. Our people come together for the greater good and work across the industry sectors that drive and shape today’s marketplace—delivering measurable and lasting results that help reinforce public trust in our capital markets, inspire clients to see challenges as opportunities to transform and thrive, and help lead the way toward a stronger economy and a healthier society. Deloitte is proud to be part of the largest global professional services network serving our clients in the markets that are most important to them. Now celebrating 175 years of service, our network of member firms spans more than 150 countries and territories. Learn how Deloitte’s more than 330,000 people worldwide connect for impact on our website.

Dice Id : 10106525
Position Id : 17939
Originally Posted : 10 months ago

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