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Manager, Public Sector, Accounting Operations Advisory

Regina, SK
Full Time
3 days ago
Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada 
All Available Locations: Regina 
Build a network of colleagues for life
Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office.
Be expected to share your ideas and to make them a reality.

Interested in developing your career in Public Sector Advisory? Looking for a fast growing and challenging environment where you will be supported to make an impact on your clients and your team? Apply to the position below!

What will your typical day look like?

You will manage the planning and execution of Accounting, Finance modernization and Transaction Advisory projects, serve clients in Saskatchewan and support teams around the country as opportunities arise, contribute to market and eminence initiatives, including development of new service offerings and marketing campaigns within the practice, develop and lead timely communications - both internal and external - relevant to our professionals and clients, and develop materials for and participate in the delivery of presentations to clients and firm personnel.

About the team

Deloitte's Public Sector Accounting Operations Advisory practice aims to provide public sector organizations with confidence in financial information used for decision-making and communications by:
Providing finance operating model assessments, finance process redesign, and "Fix Finance" projects (designed to remediate or upgrade finance processes, controls, documentation, systems and tools leveraging capabilities such as Robotic Process Automation); and
Providing complex accounting and transaction expertise and accounting standards implementation services.
Our practice objective is to enable finance functions to be successful and enhance the value that finance functions can bring to their organizations.
We are looking for professionals who:
  • are passionate about advising public sector clients to make a positive impact;
  • have experience in working for or in public sector organizations; and
  • are conversant in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Accounting Standards for Not-for-Profit Organizations and/or Public Sector Accounting Standards (PSAS).

Enough about us, let's talk about you

Qualifications and Attributes
  • A CPA, CA designation or equivalency
  • A minimum 5 years of relevant work experience within the public sector
  • Capacity to think critically and strategically (i.e. options available, pros / cons of different options, proposed solution) and aptitude in researching better practices and interpretive guidance
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal), including strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong accounting and finance skills
  • Demonstrated experience in project management discipline and structure
  • Proven ability to deliver the full cycle of project management accountabilities - experienced with project problem diagnosis, solution development, client communications, facilitation of decision making, documentation, managing client expectations and team leadership
  • Effective consensus building, conflict resolution, and team-building skills, including being a role model for others and imparting knowledge and experience to junior team members
  • Broad advisory skillsets (capacity to help client explore issues / opportunities)
  • Operational ability to translate the "what is required" into the "how it's done" and problem solving skills (ability to "find it" and "fix it")
  • Experience in the public sector is highly desirable

Why Deloitte?
Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:
  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world's best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours
Sound like The One Firm. For You?
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