Finance Transformation | Senior Associate | Advisory | Dublin/Cork

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Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career within Finance Transformation Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help clients seize essential advantages by working alongside business leaders to solve their toughest problems and capture their greatest opportunities. We work with some of the world’s largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever changing environment. We help create sustainable change by stimulating innovation, unlocking data possibilities, navigating risk and regulatory complexity, optimising deals, and aligning costs with business strategy to create a competitive advantage.

We are looking for individuals with a strong consulting background who have experience of successfully transforming the finance functions of organisations to help us continue our strong growth trajectory.

You will have a strong point of view on finance function trends and their impact on organisations.  You will have experience of successfully shaping compelling proposals for clients, architecting and then leading delivery across the end to end project lifecycle from strategy to execution.

You will work as part of a core multi-competency team that covers all aspects of Finance Transformation, with focus on:

  • Identifying and developing Finance Transformation opportunities in the Irish market to maintain a sustainable pipeline of work 

  • Working with delivery teams to guide, support and quality assure project delivery of Finance projects

  • Adopting and developing assets and products, usually technology enabled, to accelerate business development and delivery

  • Driving and supporting marketing activities relating to Finance Transformation

  • Networking across PwC locally and globally to integrate the right capabilities into compelling client offerings

  • Supporting upskilling and capability built of internal resources

This is an exciting, varied and challenging role that requires knowledge and experience of several or all of the following. 

  • Finance Transformation projects – experience in leading or key role. Experience in full project lifecycle, is highly desirable, ideally with blue chip organisations

  • Client facing business development and consulting skills

  • Knowledge of:

    • Finance Strategy

    • Benchmarking and Maturity assessments

    • Best practice Finance processes

    • Enterprise Performance Management 

    • Finance Organisation (SSC/GBS)

  • Experience with Digital Finance enablers (automation, process mining, dashboarding)

  • Hands-on experience with Finance/EPM systems and ERPs through implementation or as users

  • Experience in Financial Data, Management and Financial Reporting

  • Accounting qualification desirable (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)

  • Experience in team and staff development

  • International experience highly desirable

  • The role covers all industries

As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.

  • Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.

  • Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.

  • Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.

  • Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.

  • Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.

  • Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.

  • Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.

  • Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.

  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

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Government Clearance Required?

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Job information

Firm: PwC

Location: Dublin