Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Advisory Financial Services Digital Technology Senior

Expired Job

Pwc New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 months ago

PwC/LOS Overview

PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at www.pwc.com/us.

At PwC, we develop leaders at all levels. The distinctive leadership framework we call the PwC Professional (http://pwc.to/pwcpro) provides our people with a road map to grow their skills and build their careers. Our approach to ongoing development shapes employees into leaders, no matter the role or job title.

Are you ready to build a career in a rapidly changing world? Developing as a PwC Professional means that you will be ready

  • to create and capture opportunities to advance your career and fulfill your potential. To learn more, visit us at www.pwc.com/careers.

PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description

The Financial Services industry is operating in a challenging environment due to global economic pressure, increasing regulatory demands and capital requirements as well as significant operational and technology changes. Our growing Financial Services Advisory practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help major financial institutions around the world respond to their most complex business challenges.

The Financial Services Advisory practice is composed of three industry sectors: Asset Management, Banking & Capital Markets and Insurance.

Our IT Infrastructure consultants help clients optimize their technology infrastructure.

This high performing team advises clients on all elements of their information technology infrastructure from data center solutions to IT service management.

They also address areas such as networking, convergence, connectivity and collaboration, and disaster recovery.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 4

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates a thorough understanding of the technical program/project lifecycle including:

  • Managing enterprise-level technology, infrastructure, and security projects in heterogeneous computing environments and demonstrates the ability to manage relationships with multiple stakeholders;

  • Assembling and managing cross-functional teams, and defines implementation plans that include estimating schedule, effort, and cost;

  • Assessing the quality of work, managing progress, risks and problems throughout the project lifecycle.

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and success within a professional services firm or large enterprise providing the following areas:

  • Project governance, e.g. organizational and process aspects;

  • Risk management and analysis, e.g. risk register, risk modeling, root cause analysis;

  • Issue management;

  • Construction of project management controls, e.g. schedule and cost control, change management;

  • Complex schedule analysis, e.g. critical path, schedule compression/time-cost trade-offs, change impacts;

  • Performance metrics and project reporting;

  • Quantifying cause and effect of delays using project and portfolio management applications;

  • Identifying and implementing process improvements that help clients achieve their business objectives; and,

  • Employing industry-leading practices to improve project performance.

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge of, and/or success in roles utilizing and leveraging, technology platforms, including the following areas:

  • Management and coordination of technology plan, build, run initiatives;

  • Technology platforms, including centralized, distributed, cloud-based, mid-range and database technologies;

  • Collaboration across functional areas, Development, QA and Operations, to assure technical credibility of a released technology;

  • Technical resource alignment for technical progression of program content;

  • Enterprise IT Services organizations and other Business Area IT Service Organizations pertaining to the delivered technology solution coordination; and,

  • Indirect IT Procurement, Asset Management, and Logistics including: IT Procurement and Supply Management; Asset management, hardware, software licenses, inventory; Vendor agreements, and Program support coordination.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates extensive abilities and proven success with leading diverse, cross-functional teams in establishing, monitoring, and controlling large scale projects for both individual projects and aggregated portfolios, including the following areas:

  • Managing and delivering highly complex Infrastructure technology projects in accordance with PMI/ industry-leading practices;

  • Building high performing teams, including providing meaningful written and verbal real-time feedback;

  • Managing multiple projects and teams concurrently;

  • Developing innovative solutions to complex problems, independently and proactively;

  • Utilizing multiple technologies, e.g. project control tools, statistics and risk packages, and Microsoft Office suite, including MS Project;

  • Managing project workflow, resources, and budgets;

  • Communicating technical concepts in a clear manner, verbally and in writing, to advance business initiatives;

  • Developing and building out a new service offering; and,

  • Leading development of proposals that strategically articulate the value of service offerings to generate new projects.

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Advisory Financial Services Workday Manager
New!

Pwc

Posted Today

VIEW JOBS 10/18/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-16T00:00 A career in our Workday Finance practice, within Workday Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients leverage Workday technology as a tool to enhance and unify Human Resources, talent management, and finance. We focus on understanding the forces shaping their business and developing industry tailored solutions that support our clients through the entire lifecycle of the Workday implementation.In joining, you'll be a part of a team that helps our clients reinvent their financial management capabilities and drive change across their businesses. Acting as a true business partner, we get to know their business so they can achieve business process optimisation and gain access to a full range of financial capabilities, relevant analytics and metrics, and fully auditable process management that delivers accurate and timely financial information for confident decision making with Workday. Responsibilities As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to: * Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Senior Managers and above * Be involved in the financial management of clients * Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients * Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen * Develop strategies to solve complex technical challenges * Assist in the management and delivering of large projects * Train, coach, and supervise staff * Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues * Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand Job Requirements and Preferences: Basic Qualifications: Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor Degree Minimum Years of Experience: 6 year(s) Preferred Qualifications: Degree Preferred: Master Degree Preferred Fields of Study: Business Administration/Management, Finance, Accounting Certification(s) Preferred: Workday Services functional certification and/or engagement manager certification, CPA Preferred Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrates prior proven success in a role utilizing the Workday environment for at least one year. Demonstrates proven success and extensive knowledge of assisting large companies with improving the performance of their finance organizations. This includes improving the delivery of finance services, implementing finance technologies, aligning finance strategy with business strategies, streamlining and standardizing finance policies, practices, and processes, transforming the finance organization to be more effective in supporting the business. Demonstrates extensive abilities and proven success with serving on several cloud-based financial system implementations (e.g., Workday, NetSuite, Fusion, Intacct), acting as the project manager or lead. Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and success to contribute to the development of a business vision and manage implementation efforts with complex project management capabilities. Demonstrates proven success and thorough abilities with advising global organizations on improving efficiency and effectiveness in transaction processing, close and consolidation, budgeting and forecasting, and internal and external reporting, which includes the following: * Process improvement in, industry knowledge, and applications of at least one of the following focus areas: * Shared service and outsourcing, finance transformation, performance management, financial systems optimization, and talent management; * Business intelligence and performance management software tools; * Strategy development-- as well as leveraging PC applications (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project) and business levels of fluency in multiple languages--to write, communicate, facilitate, and present cogently; to and/or for all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management, including development and delivery of business proposals, conferences and whitepapers; * Identification, obtainment and processing of 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; internal and external reporting; people and organization structures; performance management, budgeting and forecasting capabilities; cash flow optimization and the use of capital; * Maintenance and building of cost-effective controls. Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and/or success with identifying and addressing client needs: 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. Demonstrates thorough abilities and proven success as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. Pwc New York NY

Advisory Financial Services Digital Technology Senior

Expired Job

Pwc