Consulting - Manager - Performance Improvement Job
We offer the opportunity for experienced accounting and finance consultants to work in our Financial Advisory Consulting practice with our Performance Improvement team. This means you will be able to draw from your experience and knowledge to help clients improve their business by providing services such as Cost and Working Capital Optimization, Financial Modeling, IPO Readiness, Project Management, Business Analysis, Operational Analysis, Post-merger Integration, Process Improvement, Policy and Procedure Design and Optimization, Fast Close, and Global Compliance and Reporting Project Management. This practice line is exciting, growing and offers tremendous career opportunities.
In your important role, you will be responsible for the following:
Responsibilities will include consulting with accounting, financial, operational and other management personnel to improve their businesses. All engagements require process analysis, project management skills and the ability to work in collaborative, cross-functional teams. All engagements involve the analysis, development and documentation of improvement opportunities, and may include implementation and training components through cloud-based solutions. Work will primarily be performed at client locations, but can vary by project, client, and industry
- Manage and implement strategic operational excellence for our clients in Business Transformation, Integration, process management and improvement.* Working with our clients' senior leadership team on project management and reporting, including analysis and communication of financial and operational data for decision-making and strategic planning.* Planning and coordinating multiple presentations, creating presentation materials and disseminating information to executives and outside vendors.* Assessing change readiness, creating and managing change management plans, developing and executing communication plans, defining roles and responsibilities and measuring departmental impact.* Participating in project implementation.* Meeting billing and collection goals for assigned clients.* Acting as a performance advisor and mentor for assigned staff.
- Bachelor's degree in business, finance, accounting, marketing or other related field.* 6+ yrs prior experience working within the different industries such as Banking industry or Insurance in a senior level project management role preferred.* Demonstrated strategic business development, negotiation and relationship skills.* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, project management, organization, prioritization, and follow-up skills.* Strong financial and business acumen.* Superior strategic business development, negotiation and relationship skills.* Solid critical thinking skills including the ability to identify process improvement opportunities and resolve problems.* Must be a team player; demonstrate attention to detail and problem solving skills; able to work independently.* Willingness and ability to travel.
- Consulting or Professional services experience is a Must* MBA* Project Management Certification* Experience servicing Major Industries
You have high expectations for yourself and your career. So does McGladrey. Imagine what we will achieve together.
You want your next step to be the right one. You've worked hard to get where you are today. And now you're ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. McGladrey is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you'll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.
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Location Street Address: 221 Third Avenue SE, Town Centre Ste 300
City: Cedar Rapids
Region: Central Region
Position Type: Full Time
Job Type: Experienced
Degree Required: Bachelor
Travel Required: No
Relocation Eligible: No
Sponsor candidates who are not eligible to work in US: No
Requisition ID: NPMC10078
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