Deloitte, Project Controller, Human Capital, Programme Leadership, London

Postgraduate degree
Functional areas
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Role Description

Project Controllers are a niche team that sit with the Human Capital service area within Deloitte's consulting business. The team is primarily involved in the financial management of multiple large and complex engagements. The team also provides quality and risk management support and project management support. We are looking for individuals who can quickly integrate with our team and bring their skills, knowledge and experience to bear and add value to our work in various industries and competencies. They have to be self-reliant whilst working in teams and be clear as to how they want their career to develop in programme leadership.


As a Project Controller, you will have responsibility for:

  • Working with the engagement management team to develop the project budget and regularly tracking actual fees and expenses against management reports;
  • Monitoring time and expense reporting;
  • Generating client invoices for project-related fees and expenses;
  • Tracking and managing accounts receivable;
  • Managing revenues for internationally participating Deloitte offices;
  • Performing financial analysis and preparing financial management reports including forecasts to complete.


To qualify for the role you must have:

  • Part-qualification in an accountancy qualification ? ACA/ACCA/CIMA;
  • An ability to work in a pressured environment with ambitious and demanding individuals;
  • An ability to multitask;
  • Strong excel skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Additional desirable experience includes:

  • Experience of an accounting system (e.g. SAP) would be preferable;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask;
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills and quantitative aptitude;
  • Willingness to travel.

About the Consulting Service Line

Three core competency areas make up our Consulting service line:

  • Technology
  • Strategy & Operations
  • Human Capital

We exist to solve complex problems

Our consultants are renowned for their straightforward approach to solving some of the world’s largest and most complex business challenges. With a team of over 3,000, each of us is energised by the challenge a seemingly inscrutable problem presents. Our distinctiveness lies in our refusal to accept a problem at face value - we draw on the depth of our shared insight to ask the right questions, and it’s these questions that uncover answers - answers with impact.

We are committed to collaboration

Our role is to unlock potential for growth and innovation. We believe this requires real collaboration ? with our own networks and with our clients. It’s why we commit to truly getting under the skin of our client’s needs, developing a full appreciation for their environment, goals and ambitions. We’re also unafraid to challenge. In so doing, we build long-term and trusted affinities.

We create long-term, sustainable impact

We often work hand-in-hand with our clients to help find the right solution and to help apply that solution. Our aim is to leave behind ambassadors who are equipped to continue the transformation we began. For us, it’s about embedding sustainable change, allowing the impact of our insight to be felt for a long time to come.

About Deloitte

Deloitte offers integrated services that include Audit and Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines insight and innovation from multiple disciplines with global business and industry expertise to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.

We deliver outstanding impact on the reputation and success of our clients, in the UK and globally. In pursuing this we contribute to a sustainable and prosperous society, and are firm believers in the positive impact business can and should have on the world it operates within.

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 through our expertise and professionalism.

Job information

Firm: Deloitte

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

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