Experienced Associate_Process Excellence & Automation_Finance Transformation

  • Bengaluru
  • Pwc
Description & SummaryA career in our Advisory Acceleration Centre is the natural extension of PwC’s leading class global delivery capabilities. We provide premium, cost effective, high quality services that support process quality and delivery capability in support for client engagements.Position Requirements:Key Responsibilities:As a team member, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industryexperience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific areas offocus include but are not limited to:● Finance Strategy & Vision: Assist the finance function to define the finance vision, outline clear-set ofvalue proposition, define sustainable cost reduction model, prepare a roadmap for finance transformationstrategy, define and develop a finance target operating model● Shared Services: Define finance service delivery model, perform feasibility study including locationassessment, conduct FTE/volume analysis, activity & process split, develop business case to supportimplementation and program manage transitions● Business Process Re-engineering: Performing current state assessments, conduct gap analysis,identify areas of improvements in efficiency and effectiveness, remediate control gaps, buildtransformation roadmaps, design future state by streamlining / standardizing the processes to enable costeffective operations. Performance / KPI Management - define an effective set of performance measuresand KPIs which will focus the business on the delivery of strategy and business plans● Deals related services: Post-merger integration and transaction support, assist with acquisition support /Day-1 readiness for finance & accounting functions● Financial Planning & Analysis: Assess the existing planning function, develop the vision for theend-state planning cycle with a clearly articulated process and system improvement roadmap includingkey milestones, expected benefits and impact of technology● Close & Reporting: Optimize financial close process, design future-ready and regulatory compliantreporting models, design models for cash flow reporting● Working Capital Optimization: Analyze and define strategies for cash management, define cashmanagement process, enable transactional process efficiency to optimize cash flow and liquidity, evaluateinvestment alternatives and make recommendations, drive the development of cash forecast● Digital in Finance: Digital in finance including automation assessments, robotics process automation,Finance Workforce of the future etc. Design and implement digital finance platforms and provide functionalexpertise in implementations that enable higher efficiency, effectiveness and productivity amongleadershipKnowledge required:An ideal candidate for the Finance Transformation practice of PwC Advisory Acceleration Center should beproficient in one or more of the below:● Demonstrate working knowledge in any of the areas of finance, management accounting, reporting,shared services and / or knowledge in any sector● Have strong business acumen, with an ability to understand how business processes and decisionsimpact people and organization● Ability to conduct walkthroughs, workshops and meetings involving various business stakeholders● Good to have exposure to one of technology being ERPs / financial systems such as Oracle, SAP,Workday, etc.● Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of products such as PowerPoint, Visio, Excel, Word etc.● Working knowledge of any Digital Tools and accelerators such Alteryx, PowerBI, Tableau, UiPath etc.would be an added advantageDesired Skills:● Strong analytical and numerical skills, and domain knowledge● Effective storytelling and communication skills to various audiences (written and verbal)● Strong work ethic, proactive and professional behavior● Strategic and creative thinker, problem solver● Supports engagement manager in delivering engagements by identifying and addressing client needs● Exhibits strong ability to work independently as well as in a highly collaborative team environmentEducational Background:● MBA from a premium B-School / Qualified CA / CPA / ICWA / CMA with relevant consulting experienceAdditional Information:● Travel Requirements: Travel to client locations may be required as per project requirements.● Line of Service: Consulting Solutions● Horizontal: Finance Transformation● Past Experience: 2 - 4 years of prior relevant post - qualification work experienceEducation Degrees/Field of Study required:Degrees/Field of Study preferred:Certifications Required SkillsOptional SkillsDesired Languages Travel RequirementsAvailable for Work Visa Sponsorship? Government Clearance Required? Job Posting End Date