Deloitte, Analytics & Information Management, Financial Consolidation Consultant, London

Recruiter
Deloitte
Location
United Kingdom
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
What impact will you make? The Opportunity Want to extend your technical and advisory skills delivering total solutions to an outstanding client base? Joining Deloitte's Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) team will enable you to combine your senior-level client advisory skills with your deep technical expertise - all within a high-impact environment. Role description The candidate will be expected to consult with all levels of a client's business and be comfortable in front of the finance business and IT, and from the analysts to the CIO and CFO, and be involved in the full life cycle of an EPM project starting with the initial design of the performance framework through to the implementation of the supporting technology. Location London, travel to client sites may be required Hours Permanent role Responsibilities You will have responsibility for: advising on good practice approaches to financial consolidation processes in order to improve their accuracy, timeliness and efficiency, including reduction of period close cycle; demonstrating knowledge of client decision-making and support processes and key client business drivers; designing and configuring EPM applications (such as SAP, Anaplan, OneStream, Tagetik, Oracle) in order to deliver a solution that best accommodates the Clients requirements as stated; advising on the solution options available to accommodate the Clients requirements and the advantages and disadvantages relating to those options; problem solving to identify and action appropriate remedies for technical errors associated with EPM applications and related components; understanding industry context; supporting client requirements gathering/analysis workshops; taking responsibility for planning, scoping, managing and creating deliverables as part of a larger project team; managing small teams on projects to deliver tasks, including providing guidance and feedback to junior team members; establishing effective working relationships with peer-level clients as part of project delivery roles; assisting in the development of client bids; Undertaking practice development activities including contributing to thought leadership pieces, running industry events, delivering training or managing team communications. Requirements Good working knowledge of financial consolidation processes; Relevant experience working in a financial discipline within management consulting OR relevant experience working in industry in financial / commercial roles. Hands on experience with consolidation and reporting tools such as SAP, Anaplan, Oracle, OneStream and Tagetik on at least one full implementation lifecycle; Ability to translate technical information to non-technical individuals is essential, as well as the ability to present this to a range of audiences in a clear, concise, appropriate manner; Excellent communication skills; Advanced MS Office skills including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Consistently high quality personal and professional standards; Ability to travel and stay away from home up to five days a week. Additional desirable experience includes: Qualified/Part Qualified ACA/CIMA/ACCA; Technical certification on any of the technologies mentioned above; Experience in Cognos and Microsoft Dynamics would be advantageous but not essential. You are here: Technology, Analytics & Information Management, EPM Our Technology Consulting practice enables clients to realise their potential by helping them envision their future, formulate strategy and implement operations to deliver. In doing so we address the full range of top management issues Vision and Strategy, Finance Transformation, Enterprise Cost Reduction, Performance Management and Reporting, ERP implementation, Shared Services, Outsourcing advisory and many more. Our Analytics & Information Management (AIM) service area specifically supports our clients in addressing their most difficult information, reporting and performance management issues. Teams undertake a wide variety of projects helping the CFO and the wider Finance function to articulate the data, information and reporting requirements that underpin intelligent decision-making across the business. This may include designing and implementing performance management frameworks, information models, complex finance models, analytics solutions, and analytics centres of excellence. Our Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) team works with the CFO and the wider Finance function to develop solutions and deliver services to help drive business decision making and performance in UK & global organisations across the private and public sectors. Our roles include: Working with clients to transform their performance management capabilities (such as Planning, Budgeting & Forecasting, Reporting, Consolidation and Analytics), particularly in the context of significant business change, regulatory initiatives or as part of Finance Transformation programmes Understanding and articulating the wider financial information requirements of businesses to give them the flexibility to meet future business planning and reporting requirement Designing and delivering enterprise performance management processes and technology solutions Designing the wider solution to support the financial performance management agenda including the required operating model (e.g. Centres of Excellence), governance, skills and systems. We offer a number of different career pathways We offer three different career pathways at Deloitte, meaning that there are three different routes by which people can progress in Consulting. We provide variety regarding the career options available to you, assisting you to take career steps that fit your skills, talents and aspirations, and providing an environment where those choices can be discussed in meaningful and constructive career conversations. The Consulting Career Paths are: Consulting pathway pathway based around developing a broad consulting skillset alongside building expertise in a specific domain Consulting Solutions pathway pathway where there is greater focus on building skills and deep expertise in a specific domain. Practitioners have a narrow focus, determined by their SME and type of contribution made Consulting Services pathway pathway for people whose career is built around the delivery of managed services to clients (either internal or external) About Deloitte Our Purpose & Strategy To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent. How will this role make an impact that matters with Deloitte? As a Financial Consolidation Consultant you will have the opportunity to work with some of our leading clients designing, developing and delivering process and solutions to address their statutory and regulatory requirements. What do we do? Deloitte offers Global integrated professional services that include Audit & Assurance, Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world. What do we value? At Deloitte we foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. We value innovative thinking, diverse insights and a genuinely distinctive level of customer service. We value difference, with respect at the heart of our inclusive culture, and we support agile working arrangements. Hear from some of our people already working at Deloitte in agile ways. We are proud to have received a Best for All Stages of Motherhood special award in 2016 as a Top Employer for Working Families. - provided by Dice ACCA, AGILE, BUSINESS CHANGE, CIMA, COGNOS, ERP, INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, MICROSOFT, ORACLE, SAP

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