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Montreal QC Permanent Posted: Wednesday, 13 June 2018
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Service: Audit & Assurance
Job Type: Permanent
Primary Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
All Available Locations: Montreal

External Posting Description

The Advisory Services group is rapidly expanding. Joining our team will provide you with opportunities to develop and hone skills, expand your internal and external networks and be a key member in the growth of our practice. The individual will use their skills in serving Financial Institutions in helping the group grow the practice in the Financial Institutions space.

A career in Audit Advisory - Finance will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Work in a fast growing and challenging environment with like-minded people who are eminent in their respective technical field
  • Develop solutions through debate and discussion, in our teams and with clients
  • Continue your professional development to reinforce and expand your chosen career path
  • Work with high profile clients on a variety of unique engagements

Our Audit & Advisory Finance team focuses on enabling CFOs and their Finance teams for success. We focus on applying our deep knowledge of financial reporting requirements, controls and processes to the operational aspects of Finance - "How" Finance does what it needs to do and where it can enhance the value it brings to the organization. Our core services include CFO/Finance Effectiveness Workshops, Finance Healthchecks/Diagnostics, Finance Process Mapping/Redesign, and "Fix Finance" projects (designed to remediate or upgrade finance processes, controls, documentation, systems and tools).We are looking for professionals with experience in the Financial Services Industry (FSI) who have strong problem solving skills (diagnostic and solution development) and interpersonal skills, a breadth of knowledge with respect to the operational aspects of financial reporting in FSI, and strong facilitation skills.

As a Manager in Audit Advisory - Finance, you will:

  • Review and contribute to the planning and execution of projects
  • Contribute to business development
  • Review client deliverables prepared by junior staff and develop staff skillsets related to technical knowledge, communication skills, leadership, and project management
  • Opportunities may arise to serve clients and/or support local office teams around the country and/or internationally
  • Contribute to market and eminence initiatives, including development of new service offerings and marketing campaigns within the practice
  • Develop and lead timely communications - both internal and external - relevant to our professionals and clients
  • Develop materials for, and participate in, the delivery of presentations to clients and firm personnel
  • Mentor and develop teams of advisory resources

External Posting Qualifications

  • Must have CPA, CA designation or equivalency and possess a minimum 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Must have experience working with a significant Financial Institution in a finance role or in providing consulting and advisory services to finance functions at financial institutions
  • Must possess strong audit & advisory technical skills (GAAP, control certification, PCAOB standards, securities and regulatory, assurance) and experience in and knowledge of IFRS, US GAAP, internal controls and risk
  • Expertise in financial management disciplines such as financial process design, budgeting and planning, financial reporting, financial performance management and business case development
  • Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas considered an asset: Process Redesign, Business IT Strategy, Corporate Strategy, or Shared Services.
  • Capacity to think about requirements from a strategic perspective (options available, pros/cons of different options)
  • Operational (ability to translate the “what is required” into the “how it's done)
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Problem solving (ability to “find it” and “fix it”)
  • Project management discipline and structure
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Broad advisory skillsets (capacity to help client explore issues/opportunities)
  • Proven ability to deliver the full cycle of project management accountabilities
  • Experienced with project problem diagnosis, solution development, client communications, facilitation of decision making, documentation, managing client expectations and team leadership
  • Ability to communicate effectively in French and/or Spanish is an asset

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants' needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Montreal QC, Canada
2018-06-13 11:18:34 AM

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