Finance Analyst | Economic and Financial Consulting


About the Role

Responsible for assisting with financial and accounting matters for the Economic and Financial Consulting (EFC) International (EMEA, APAC and NA) practices. To that end, assist with local segment related accounting operations, including revenue recognition; maintenance of management reports needed to support the business; billing and collection process and provide data to Senior Director Operations, Economic and Financial Consulting, for monthly close.

Assist fellow colleagues in reporting requirements as advised by Senior Director Operations.

What You'll Do

Finance, Reporting and Controls
  • Assist with the maintenance of templates which track short term pipeline revenue
  • Assist with monitoring fixed fee projects and other non-standard time and material engagements for appropriate revenue recognition - to include working with billing timekeepers on tracking of budgets for fixed fee projects
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly internal management reports for EFC International operations, including variance analysis and discussion of results against budgets, forecasts, and prior year
  • Support the Senior Director Operations in the development of reports for EFC International
  • Provide accurate summaries of financial performance relative to monthly activities for review with the Senior Director Operations
  • Submitting approval of write off requests for final billing to clients in line with the internal Approval Matrix (daily).
  • Processing of time and invoices for external consultants working with FTI. Includes review of contracts with the Senior Director Operations, arranging approval and payment of invoices and review of time entries per case as billed to clients
  • Assist in the quarterly preparation of bonus/attribution calculations for EFC International operations
  • General support to the EMEA Segment Finance Team


Operational Support
  • Assist with the new client intake process, including electronic file set-up for the purpose of ensuring that arrangements comply with firm policies for revenue recognition
  • Provide supervisory support for junior staff


Skills

  • Finance background, but able to apply technical accounting concepts (good knowledge of basic accounting concepts including familiarity with US and IFRS)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to assume full responsibility and accountability for assigned areas of responsibility
  • The ability to multi-task, willingness to learn new skills and develop an understanding of other support operations of the business
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work effectively in a high growth environment and a rapidly changing organization
  • Able to work well in a matrix environment in which there will be multiple reporting relationships
  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience with financial and accounting systems and integrated data analytic tools


Qualifications & Experience

  • Qualifications, part Qualified ACCA or CIMA
  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience
  • Experience with accounting/reporting for international entities required
  • Consulting/Service industry experience a plus, but not required
  • Experience with Elite financial systems a plus
  • Strong Excel, Power BI and Power Pivot skills required

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Our Benefits

Apart from the well-structured career path and excellent team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits.

We offer a competitive benefits and wellbeing programme including private medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, income protection, flex critical illness cover, 5% employer pension contribution, holiday buy, discounted gym membership, interest free travel loans, paid volunteer hours and corporate matching for charitable donations, and much more.

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 6,250 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes . For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter ( @FTIConsulting ), Facebook and LinkedIn .

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

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Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: London

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