Public Sector - Financial Management/Auditing - Associate
Location:
McLean , Virginia
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
100498BR
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Job Description
In today's changing environment, the public sector is seeing an increase in physical and cyber threats, financial and performance reporting requirements, diversity in the workforce, and the impact of rapidly changing technologies. PricewaterhouseCoopers Public Sector LLP provides management consulting, technology consulting and risk consulting services to help federal and international government agencies anticipate and address these and other complex challenges.

PwC Public Sector LLP is one of four organizations to receive the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Baldrige Award is the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence, recognizing U.S. organizations for superior quality and world-class results across six categories defined by Baldrige including Leadership, Strategic Planning, Customer Focus, Measurement, Analysis and Knowledge Management, Workforce Focus, and Operations Focus. For more information on our journey to performance excellence, please visit www.pwc.com/baldrige or view our winner profile on the NIST website.



Professionals in PwC Public Sector LLP may be subject to a government security investigation and may need to meet related eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Our Finance consultants help clients optimize all elements of their finance organization.

This high performing team guides clients in effective overall financial management as well as corporate performance management.

The Advisory Financial Management team possesses knowledge of core operating environments of finance functions for a wide range of companies
- start-ups through large multi-international organizations.

Individuals typically have experience with improving companies' transactional and decision support processes, enhancing underlying technologies, and refining organizational designs required to make each individual process more effective and operate in an efficient matter.

Other core competencies include strong written and presentation skills as well as change management capabilities.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 1


Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree


Degree Preferred: Master's degree


Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates a thorough level of knowledge of finance and accounting processes.
Demonstrates a thorough level of knowledge regarding process improvement in areas, such as shared service and outsourcing, finance transformation, performance management, financial systems optimization, and talent management.


Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates some level of ability to analyze detailed finance and accounting processes to identify improvement opportunities and to simplify complex processes to improve reliability and achieve cost and cycle time reductions.
Demonstrates some proven track record of success in identifying and addressing client needs: building solid relationships with clients; developing an awareness of Firm services; communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.
Demonstrates some proven abilities to work successfully as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.
Demonstrates some proven level of ability with business intelligence and performance management software tools.


This role supports client work contractually requiring US Citzenship.


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