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Financial Management Senior Associate

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Grant Thornton LLP Los Angeles , CA 90009

Posted 4 months ago

Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move. As part of a dynamic global organization of 47,000 people serving clients in more than 140 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.

Position Summary:

Grant Thornton's Advisory professionals are progressive thinkers who create, protect, and transform value today so that our clients have the opportunity to thrive and grow. Grant Thornton's Advisory practice creates holistic solutions delivered by innovative, curious professionals who bring technical depth and industry insight to our clients.

Compliance with constantly changing regulations requires efficient programs with the right technology and protocols in place to complete the task at hand but also report information that is useful to the business and falls within regulatory expectations. Our Financial Management practice can help clients remediate regulatory gaps, both process-related and reporting, as well as design and implement sustainable models that streamline operations, comply with regulatory requirements and meet business needs. Grant Thornton's Advisory Services Practice seeks a Financial Management (FM) Senior Associate responsible for assisting the team within the four quadrants of the FM umbrella of services, including Financial Transformation, Cost and Performance Management, Financial Operations and Shared Services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze business processes and define efforts to remediate gaps in operational performance against regulatory requirements.

  • Look beyond control points and focus on Finance Process Optimization changes that achieve conformance goals

  • Utilize previous consulting and industry experience to help companies set and achieve their long term goals.

  • Perform accurate analyses and design effective solutions for a variety of client issues

  • Work directly with clients to address their issues and act as the front-line relationship contact

  • Accessing Grant Thornton's global network to bring the best experience to the client

  • Work with team members and client personnel to plan engagement strategy, define objectives and address risks and issues.

  • Write and present reports that document results of work performed

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Experience

  • General Banking Knowledge

  • 2 - 5 years Banking industry consulting or experience. Finance function, data analytics a plus

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required.

  • Experience working in financial services in a consulting capacity. Finance focus preferred.

  • PMP or process/six-sigma preferred

  • Strong analytical skills coupled with ability to perform quantitative analysis and develop business cases

  • Process analysis, Reporting & Business Intelligence, Data Analysis & Reconciliation.

  • Working knowledge of Close-the-books, Chart-of-Accounts, Financial Planning and Analysis & Financial Benchmarking

  • Knowledge of banking operations and related regulatory issues

  • Excellent interpersonal, facilitation and presentation skills

  • Ability to work additional hours and travel to various client sites as needed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master or MBA a differential plus

  • Possess or pursuing a CFA or FRM (or equivalent recognized Risk Management Certification)

Additional Information:

  • Travel 80% - 100%

Benefits:

Grant Thornton LLP promotes a nationally recognized culture of health and offers an extensive array of benefits to meet individual lifestyles. For a complete list of benefits, please visit http://www.gt.com/.

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) isthe U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world'sleading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. GrantThornton has revenues in excess of $1.7 billion and operates 59 offices acrossthe U.S., with more than 590 partners and 8,500 employees in the United Statesand at our Shared Services Center in Bangalore, India.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

It is Grant Thornton's policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


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Financial Management Senior Associate

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Grant Thornton LLP