PwC Finance Strategy and Delivery Excellence- Senior Manager in New York, New York
Industry/Sector: Not Applicable
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 60%
A career within Finance Consulting services, will provide the opportunity to work alongside CEOs, CFOs, controllers and treasurers to optimise the structure of their finance functions and improve their contribution to the business. We support our clients by addressing the challenges of achieving appropriate standards of control, efficient back office opportunities and support to the business through insight and challenge.
Our Finance Operating Model and Organization Design practice team helps clients execute these strategies to reduce functional and operational complexity through streamlined processes, optimized use of technology, and efficient use of resources to deliver cost effective, high quality services to all stakeholders. We support our clients by addressing the challenges of achieving contemporary operating models, upskilling talent to focus team members on driving insight and partnering with their business counterparts and digital transformation of the finance function to create world class functional excellence.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As a Senior Manager, 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:
Encourage everyone to have a voice and invite opinion from all, including quieter members of the team.
Deal effectively with ambiguous and unstructured problems and situations.
Initiate open and candid coaching conversations at all levels.
Move easily between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail.
Anticipate stakeholder needs, and develop and discuss potential solutions, even before the stakeholder realises they are required.
Contribute technical knowledge in area of specialism.
Contribute to an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart.
Navigate the complexities of cross-border and/or diverse teams and engagements.
Initiate and lead open conversations with teams, clients and stakeholders to build trust.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Degree Preferred :
Master of Business Administration
Preferred Fields of Study :
Accounting, Business Administration/Management, Data Processing/Analytics/Science, Finance
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in advising global organizations on improving efficiency and effectiveness in transaction processing, close and consolidation, data and analytics, budgeting and forecasting, and internal and external reporting, which includes the following:
- Possessing process improvement expertise, extensive industry knowledge, and applications expertise at least one of the following focus areas: shared service and outsourcing, finance transformation, performance management, financial systems optimization, talent management, or data and analytics.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success with identifying, obtaining and processing critical data (e.g. benchmarks) to challenge the status quo through innovative thought leadership in the application of standard industry practice solutions for high performing finance functions, including the following:
Possessing the ability to take data from voice of customer, activity data, KPI's, and system data to assess current state and translate into a root cause analysis and develop a strategy and corresponding road map; and,
Including utilizing tools to write, communicate, facilitate and present cogently to and/or for all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management.
Demonstrates extensive-level, abilities success with managing the identification and addressing of client needs by the following:
Building, maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement;
Communicating value propositions;
Managing resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collections; and,
Preparing and/or coordinating complex written and verbal materials, including development and delivery of business proposals, conferences and whitepapers.
Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge with the design of operational metrics to support strategic plans, dashboard design and benchmarking/standard industry practices.
Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge of business intelligence tools to support the reporting and monitoring of performance metrics.
Demonstrates proven ability to identify win themes, create story boards, write and deliver proposals to prospective clients.
Possessing experience in operating model design and assisting in the development of organizational strategies which include shared services, business process outsourcing, and centers of excellence.
Possessing functional experience implementing these models in either finance, human resources, or information technology.
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