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About Accenture
 
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. Our 506,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing accurate and timely financial information in accordance with economic model

  • Preparation of annual budgets in line with Corporate targets and growth guidelines

  • Co-ordination and delivery of the Monthly and Quarterly forecasts at CG level

  • Co-ordinate CG Management/ Executive leadership meeting calendar, agenda setting and presentations

  • Preparation and interpretation of Financial Reports, provide explanations for variances in performance and suggest corrective actions.

  • Coordinate Profit Improvement Plan follow up, No LBA recovery management and action profitability levers, Receivable management

  • Presentation of Financial information to the Senior Executive Teams (Board Level)

  • Provide decision making support the Client Group Senor Executive

  • Participate in the financial reviews of prospective deals where Client Development Transaction Services (CDTS) are not involved at and outside of the New Business Meetings

  • Ensure, working with Client Financial Management (CFM) Leadership, that appropriate Finance service is delivered to client engagements and that the overall engagement-level financial reporting has integrity

  • Communicating with Legal & Commercial delivery teams and the client on all financial aspects of the large complex engagements

  • Working with CFM teams to improve profitability on existing engagements, identify financial risks at the earliest opportunity and ensure that approved deal economics are met

  • Working with Services (Strategy & Consulting, Technology Services, Operations) lead and respective finance team to optimize profitability on existing engagements, identify financial risks, action all levers to improve profitability

  • Ensure US GAAP compliance

  • Ensure Internal Controls compliance to Accenture’s policies (Sarbanes Oxley)

  • Provide accounting policy guidance to CFM where necessary

  • Liaising with the Finance Operations and CFM share services teams



Qualifications

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Business or Accounting Degree

  • 5 years or more of management accounting, financial forecasting and analysis experience

  • Knowledge of general accounting concepts, US GAAP and finance policies

  • Strong problem solving, analytical and communication skills

  • Confident and comfortable dealing with finance and non-finance executives

  • Ability to deal directly and effectively with executive leadership

  • Ability to produce timely and quality deliverables

  • Required to operate independently and prioritize workload

  • Advanced Excel Technical Skills and Tools development skills

  • Proficient in MS Office Outlook/Excel/Word/PowerPoint

  • Experience with SAP will be an added advantage

You will also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization.  We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
 
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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