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Deloitte

Senior Consultant, Accounting Operations Advisory

Location
Halifax, NS
Details
Full Time
7 hours ago
Job Type:Permanent
Primary Location:Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
All Available Locations:Halifax; Fredericton; Moncton
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Our Accounting Operations Advisory team offers an in-depth, investigative approach to modernizing Finance functions. We help our clients across all industries assess and enhance quality, efficiency and effectiveness of the Finance people, process, infrastructure, and internal controls. Are you a leader that is passionate about making a difference for our clients and our people? Take a look at this exciting position.

What will your typical day look like?

As a Senior Consultant in Accounting Operations Advisory, you will be a part of a team of like-minded individuals where you will work to contribute to our client's success. You will:
  • Assist in the delivery of projects to improve finance functions in one or more of the following financial management functional areas: financial close and consolidation, management and financial reporting, software selection and implementation, shared services, and/or finance transformation
  • Review and contribute to the planning and execution of projects in the general finance space as well as in the area of technology advisory, as needed.
  • Participate and/or lead current state findings workshops in order to understand and document key financial processes (i.e. procure to pay, financial close, reporting, etc.)
  • Contribute to market and eminence initiatives, including development of new service offerings and marketing campaigns within the practice
  • Develop materials for, and participate in the delivery of, presentations to clients and firm personnel
  • Assist with creation of proposals and other business development activities
  • Opportunities may arise to serve clients and / or support local office teams around the country and / or internationally


About the team

The Accounting Operations Advisory (AOA) practice focuses on the betterment of financial reporting developed, both for regulatory and management purposes, by applying deep accounting operations and financial reporting expertise to the Finance function. There are several pillars core to our success and growth:
  • Automation & Sourcing: Controllership applications implementation & advisory, staff augmentation
  • Digital: Robotic Process Automation, Blockchain, Algorithm & Analytics
  • Diagnostics & Testing: Process, controls, systems assessments and selections, finance and talent operating model
  • Disruptive events: M&A, IPOs, dispositions, carveouts, private equity
  • Operate: Fully managed finance services


Enough about us, let's talk about you

You are someone with:
  • Experience working in a finance role or providing assurance, consulting & advisory services to finance functions
  • Pursing or completed CPA, CA designation and between 2 to 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Background in Audit considered as a very strong asset
  • Experience in real estate, industrial, construction or consumer/retail industries is considered an asset
  • Strong technical skills & experience with accounting processes, internal controls, risk assessments, IFRS, and/or ASPE.
  • Expertise in financial management disciplines such as financial process design, budgeting and planning, financial reporting, financial performance management and business case development
  • Ability to translate client challenges into tactical improvement opportunities and develop requirements from a strategic perspective
  • Strong communication, facilitation and presentation skills
  • Experience in Data Analytics/Visualization (Tableau) tools and translating Finance data into insights considered an asset


Why Deloitte?
Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:
  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world's best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours
Sound like The One Firm. For You?
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