EY Finance and Accounting Technology Consultant - Manager - Consulting - Location Open in Kansas City, Missouri
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Finance and Accounting Technology Consultant - Manager – Consulting – Location Open
You will be a part of the US Tech Consulting Finance and Accounting Technology team, an innovative and collaborative group of business and technology consultants who are dedicated to support client’s Finance Automation, Controls & Governance agenda by supporting business process led implementation of technology systems such as BlackLine, Oracle ARCS, Trintech, OneStream RCM, etc. At EY, you will help our clients, some of the most influential companies, explore emergent applications and transform the way the Finance and Accounting teams manage their financial close and reconciliations processes.
Recognizing the changing and fast-paced professional world, a successful Senior will work with our clients to transform their business problems into technology solutions that enable automation, efficiency and time savings. The focus is to help our clients enhance the operating effectiveness of the Finance, Accounting and Operations functions by assisting them as they shift their emphasis from manual processing and reporting to more value add and value driven activities coupled with decision support and analytics.
Your key responsibilities
You will support the engagement team with the following:
Understanding and evaluating current state of processes associated with finance management and internal controls including the financial close, end to end intercompany and controls monitoring
Operational process redesign of financial processes – identify process challenges across EYs seven operating model dimensions and collaborate with other practice areas of EY to bring unified solutions to our clients
Implement key components of unified intercompany process solutions including technology and process redesign
Assisting with Finance technology solution design, configuration, test and deployment (e.g. BlackLine, Oracle ARCS, Trintech, OneStream RCM, etc.)
Aligning and re-defining business processes and identifying additional improvement opportunities to enhance the Finance and Accounting functions
Developing client relationships and managing expectations
Skills and attributes for success
You will ideally will have previous exposure in supporting business process and technology aspects of Finance Transformation programs in areas such as general ledgers, sub-ledgers, financial close and reconciliation management, intercompany processing and settlement. You will possess excellent communication skills and an inclination to bond with our clients to provide an outstanding service delivery experience.
To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor's degree and approximately five years of related work experience; or a graduate degree and approximately four years of related work experience
A minimum of 5 years of work experience in supporting the following Finance Management business processes:
Record to Report (R2R), Order to Cash (OTC) Processes
Financial Statement Close Processes
Accounting Policies and Procedures
Financial Accounting and Reporting Operations/Technology
Performance Management and Measurement (KPIs, business metrics etc.)
Intercompany Processing, Clearing and Settlements
Consolidations and Elimination Processes
Variance/Fluctuation Analysis and Transaction Matching
3+ years of system implementation experience (requirements gathering through deployment) in any of the following tools:
BlackLine (Account Reconciliations, Transaction Matching, Variance Analysis, Intercompany Hub etc.)
Trintech (Cadency, ReconNet etc.)
Oracle (ARCS, FCCS, FCM, etc.)
Other tools including OneStream, Frontier, TLM etc.
Experience in analyzing process challenges and implementing operational process improvement
Ability to convert technical accounting/organization requirements and current state procedures into improvement opportunities
Demonstrated ability to lead client meetings, drive work products development and coach and guide junior team members
Support client proposals, Proof Of Concepts (PoC) developments and RFPs
Willingness and ability to travel approximately 50-70%
Ideally, you’ll also have
Graduate degree in computer science, engineering, accounting, finance or a related field
Experience in corporate consolidations, intercompany reconciliation, remediation of complex reconciliation issues and oversight of processing/clearing intercompany transactions
Passionate about technology, applying it to business solutions and helping our clients with automation and improved governance goals
What we look for
We look for the individual who has the ability to adapt and willing to collaborate in dynamic circumstances. You will be proactive and have the dedication and commitment to drive project goals and guide junior team members.
What we offer
We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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