Business Transformation: FP&A Consultant

·       The FP&A Consultant is a key member of the Financial Planning and Analysis team and will help influence clients’ financial and business decisions.

·       Help develop Finance strategies by assessing a client’s business challenges/needs/gaps, diagnosing the root problems, and recommending an approach leveraging CFGI assets.

·       Develop and apply an understanding of sales and spending trends, to manage financial risk and identify opportunities.

·       Provide best-in-class business partnering support, and deliver quality reports and analysis used to make informed business decisions.

·       Identify and support CFGI business development initiatives; participate in aspects of the proposal development process.

·       Develop thought capital and disseminate information around current and emerging trends.

·       Maintain an understanding of advancements in technology and innovations which are happening across digital, analytics, the CFO ecosystem, and broader marketplace.

Who you are:

·       Finance focused with a minimum of two years’ experience in finance and/or accounting, including prior professional services experience. Client service experience in top professional services firms (i.e., Big 4 or large regional) is highly preferred, but not required.

·       Solid understanding of the FP&A function within a finance organization.

·       Understanding of three statement financials and associated modelling.

·       Relevant engagement management experience as well as business, practice, and people development.

·       Working knowledge in analytics, forecasting, and finance technologies (process, planning analytics, core Financial).

·       Experience with Finance technologies such as Adaptive Workday, Planful, OneStream, Anaplan, Cognos, Oracle Hyperion, Tableau, Alteryx, Power BI, Fusion, etc. a plus.

·       ERP technology understanding (SAP / Oracle / Workday, etc.).

·       Experience in spearheading a project, being a key member of a project team and the ability to lead key requirement workshops with clients.

·       Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate with clients at all levels, document requirements, and articulate the value proposition and business case for various FP&A and BT solutions.

·       SaaS and Life Sciences experience a plus.