Business Performance Improvement ( Managed Business Services ) Manager in Chicago, IL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Protiviti   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Business Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 47 days ago

o You Possess the Following?

  • Deep understanding of core finance and accounting operations as it related to the following cycles - Record to Report, Procure to Pay, Quote to Cash, Inventory, etc.
  • Experience leading or supporting finance/accounting transformational projects in any of the following areas:
  • Accounting department transformation
  • Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) transformation
  • Shared services / global business services transformation – design, implementation, staffing, operating
  • Strategy development or target operating model design
  • Accounting / finance talent management assessment, design and improvement
  • Financial close, consolidation and reporting transformation
  • Cost management and profitability analysis
  • Knowledge of current accounting (GAAP) and auditing (GAAS) principles.
  • Understanding of internal controls and internal audit processes and objectives.
  • Knowledge of automation strategies to help clients realize process improvements opportunities.
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills, including documentation of findings and recommendations.
  • Leading and supporting sales and business development activities including strong ability to build and sustain a network of business relationships.
  • Experience interacting with executive level management.
  • Having direct supervisory responsibility of and providing feedback to Contractor Resources through Robert Half as well as our own Consultants, Senior Consultants, and Managers.
  • Managing multiple client projects simultaneously, while also working on several internal initiatives and proposal opportunities.
  • Taking a leadership role in identifying and recruiting the future employees of Protiviti.
  • Exhibiting solid ethical behavior.

What Will Help You Be Successful:

  • A clear understanding of the Managed Business Services strategy, scope and articulation of the solution.
  • Supporting Managed Business Services performance and revenue goals or targets.
  • Partnering closely with Protiviti global leaders to promote Managed Business Services in local markets.
  • Working collaboratively and successfully with all Protiviti solutions and Robert Half colleagues.
  • Leading the development and execution of successful Managed Business Services projects, strategies independently and in collaborative environments.
  • Bringing prior business process improvement experiences to provide recommendations to clients with critical improvements as part Managed Business Services projects.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, especially around breaking down complex structures into digestible and relevant points for a diverse set of clients and colleagues, at all levels.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact in team environment and foster client relationships.

Your Educational and Professional Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline (e.g. Accounting, Finance, Audit or Business Related Field).
  • 7+ years working in internal/external audit, consulting, assurance services, or related field, either in professional services or industry.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite applications with specific emphasis on Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Secondary emphasis on Visio and Access.
  • Professional Certification such as CPA, CIA, PMP or similar strongly preferred.

Valid Through: 2019-9-30