Deloitte

Finance Support Analyst, PCG Lite Team, Internal Services, Open to flexible working

Recruiter
Deloitte
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Sep 2020
Closes
24 Oct 2020
Ref
178975
Role
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent

Your opportunity

We are looking to recruit outstanding individuals to become a pivotal part of our Project Controller Group (PCG) Lite team within the Engagement Support Services (ESS) function based in Cardiff. This is an exciting and new opportunity to join our fast paced and growing team, and to be at the forefront of efficient working practices for the firm’s service lines and clients.

We encourage consideration of flexible ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is of interest to you with some flexibility, please do discuss with us.

Your role

PCG Lite provides centralised project financial management services to Deloitte Consulting client projects. Our core principles are to bring process efficiency, to operate a process of continual improvement and to drive consistency across all project financial management tasks.

You will work as part of a dedicated skillset team to help achieve these principles, with a coaching and mentoring structure in place to provide you with guidance and support. Though the PCG Lite function is not a direct client facing team, we are involved in assisting with the completion and delivery of engagement finances which will give you a broad insight into how Deloitte manages client project finances.

As our team begins to rapidly expand you will be able to grow and develop with it. You will have the opportunity to become a subject matter expert and to advance both your technical and soft skills through our structured training and career development plans.

You will have responsibility for delivering a comprehensive range of project financial and our financial system (SAP) tasks. Training will be provided to cover each aspect of the responsibilities below.

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing engagement financial support to Deloitte consulting project managers and project controller group
  • Working effectively in a diverse team and embracing the team’s culture and identity
  • Supporting the creation of a WBS codes for new client projects, completing necessary procedures and set up of new engagement/client records in SAP
  • Calculating client billing amounts, performing financial analysis and producing a variety of reports as required
  • Producing client report documents using Microsoft Office tools
  • Updating internal systems with relevant client project information
  • Ensuring compliance and contractual requirements are met and maintained throughout the duration of a client engagement
  • Support transactional activities for PCG based in London and Belfast
  • Organising and taking meeting minutes and producing meeting agendas
  • Supporting engagement close down procedures, such as producing final bills and archiving
  • Working effectively in diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contribution

Your work, your choice

At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients. Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.

Location: Cardiff office 

Work pattern: This is a permanent contract opportunity. The role can be worked on a full time basis.

Our team members work a variety of agile working patterns. Tell us what arrangement works for you and we’ll try to accommodate.

Your professional experience

Our team come from a diverse range of backgrounds and often with limited project or financial controller experience. One thing our team has in common is pride in their role and dedication to quality and service. We are looking for people who are:

  • Experience in a finance or accounting environment
  • Higher education in Accounting, Business or Finance preferred
  • Able to use their own initiative, to be proactive and able to identify appropriate solutions to problems
  • Able to produce consistent high quality work with emphasis on attention to detail
  • Able to collaborate with others to achieve common goals
  • Organised and able to focus and prioritise
  • Professional and confident in both written and verbal communications
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and manage customer expectations
  • Able to collaborate effectively and be able to share knowledge and experience with colleagues
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint (training will be provided depending on your level of competency)

PCG Lite by ESS

The PCG Lite function is a flexible, scalable service delivery model within Engagement Support Services (ESS), part of Deloitte’s Practice Support Services (PSS). Teams based in Cardiff, India and Milton Keynes work seamlessly to provide a range of high quality services and support directly to service line colleagues across Audit, Financial Advisory, Risk Advisory and Tax. 

A move to PCG Lite will help you to build a rewarding and balanced career.

Your service line: Internal Services 

At Deloitte, we’re all about collaboration. And nowhere is this more apparent than among our 2,000-strong internal services team. With our combined specialist skills, we provide all the essential support and advice our client-facing colleagues need, right across the firm. This enables them to focus all of their efforts on delivering the best service possible to their clients. Covering seven distinct areas; Human Resources, Clients & Industries, Finance & Legal, Practice Support Services, Quality & Risk Services, IT Services, and Workplace Services & Real Estate, together we live, breathe and deliver the Deloitte experience. 

Regulation and controls are standard practice in our industry and Deloitte is no exception. These controls provide important legal protection for both you and the firm. We are subject to a number of audit regulations, one of which requires that certain colleagues abide by specific personal independence constraints. This can mean that you and your "Immediate Family Members" are not permitted to hold certain financial interests (shares, funds, bonds etc.) with audit clients of the firm. The recruitment team will provide further detail as you progress through the recruitment process.

Personal independence

Regulation and controls are standard practice in our industry and Deloitte is no exception. These controls provide important legal protection for both you and the firm. We are subject to a number of audit regulations, one of which requires that certain colleagues abide by specific personal independence constraints. This can mean that you and your "Immediate Family Members" are not permitted to hold certain financial interests (shares, funds, bonds etc.) with audit clients of the firm. The recruitment team will provide further detail as you progress through the recruitment process.

About Deloitte

Our Purpose & Strategy

To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent. 

What do we do?

Deloitte offers global integrated professional services that include Audit & Assurance, Consulting, Financial Advisory, Legal, Risk Advisory and Tax Consulting. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities whatever the role, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.

Beyond the UK: Deloitte North and South Europe

The UK is part of Deloitte North and South Europe (NSE), the second largest member firm in the Deloitte network. Deloitte NSE combines operations in Belgium, Central Mediterranean (Italy, Greece, Malta), Ireland, the Middle East (Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Palestinian Ruled Territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen), the Netherlands, the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden), Switzerland and the UK. Deloitte NSE brings together 2,700 partners and over 50,000 people, combining our unmatched breadth and depth of capabilities in audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, and tax and legal across the region. Being part of Deloitte NSE supports our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services and will create more opportunity and growth for our people. 

What do we value?

What brings us all together at Deloitte? It’s how we approach the thousands of decisions we make every day. How we behave, our beliefs and our attitudes. In other words: our values. Whatever we do, wherever we are in the world, we lead the way, serve with integrity, take care of each other, foster inclusion, and collaborate for maximum impact. These five shared values lead every decision we make and action we take, guiding us to deliver impact how and where it matters most. 

Being a Leader at Deloitte

Cultural fit and purpose-led leadership is crucial for Deloitte. Our leaders always set the example and inspire their colleagues. They make quality time for people and take an interest in them. They know what matters to people - both inside and outside work – and value them as individuals; always finding opportunities to develop them while showing respect and appreciation.

We expect colleagues at all levels to embrace and live our purpose and our leadership culture by challenging themselves to identify issues that are most important for our clients, our people, and for society and make an impact that matters. We know leadership comes in all shapes and sizes, but our Leadership Charter helps all of our people understand what we’re looking for:

  • We live our purpose: we act as a role model, embracing and living our purpose and values, and recognising others for the impact they make
  • We develop talent: we develop high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities
  • We drive performance: we deliver exceptional client service; maximise results and drive high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and borders
  • We believe positive influence can make an impact that matters: we influence clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships with increasingly senior people
  • We move, together, towards a strategic direction: we understand key objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligning people to objectives and setting priorities and direction.

 

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Requisition code: 178975