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Controllership Services - Accounting Advisory - Sr. Consultant

Company: Deloitte
Location: Arlington
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Position SummaryAs a Senior Consultant in Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory's Controllership Services practice, you will gain valuable hands-on experience working alongside leading professionals while building your professional skills in a variety of accounting and reporting specialties. This includes assisting Chief Financial Officers (CFOs), Chief Accounting Officers (CAOs), Controllers, and business unit finance leaders solve complex technical and operational accounting and reporting issues. Join our talented team of specialists serving public and nonpublic clients across all industries. You may also be exposed to other disciplines within Controllership Services, including Accounting Information ScienceTM and Profitability & Analytics.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 doAs part of the Controllership Accounting Advisory team, your responsibilities will include:* Identifying and applying relevant specialized technical accounting standards and regulatory guidelines to complex transactions and business events* Implementing new or modified accounting standards* Converting from one set of accepted accounting standards to another (e.g., US GAAP to IFRS)* Addressing the operational/ transformational challenges that result from changes to accounting processes, technology platforms and internal/ external information needs* 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 activitiesThe 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 them reduce 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, including capital markets transactions, derivatives and hedging advisory services. Learn more about Deloitte Advisory's Accounting & Reporting Transformation practice.QualificationsRequired:* 3-5 years of technical or advisory-related experience in entity and enterprise accounting or 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* Ability to travel up to 50% typically (While 50% 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 futurePreferred:* 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 (e.g., 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#indeedpushRecruiting tipsFrom developing a stand out resume to putting your best foot forward in the interview, we want you to feel prepared and confident as you explore opportunities at Deloitte. Check out recruiting tips from Deloitte recruiters.BenefitsAt Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.Our people and cultureOur diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It enables us to leverage different ideas and perspectives, and bring more creativity and innovation to help solve our client most complex challenges. This makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. Learn more about our inclusive culture.Professional developmentFrom entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.As used in this posting, "Deloitte Advisory" means Deloitte & Touche LLP, which provides audit and enterprise risk services; Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, which provides forensic, dispute, and other consulting services; and its affiliate, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP, which provides a wide range of advisory and analytics services. Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP is not a certified public accounting firm. Please see for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. These entities are separate subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP.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.Deloitte will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws. See notices of various ban-the-box laws where available.Requisition code: 10026

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