Senior Consultant to Finance Consulting group

The leading Finance Consulting Group in Russia is seeking professionals with experience in Finance Process Optimization.


Services provided by department:

  • Assessing finance function effectiveness - conducting detailed diagnostics and benchmarking core finance processes;
  • Assessing and developing a financial function organizational model – Shared Service Centers;
  • Developing a finance function strategy – providing a long-term picture of your finance function, as well as new ideas, instruments, and solutions to improve effectiveness and efficiency;
  • Implementing SmartClose — accelerating the closing process to achieve more timely and accurate financial and/or management reporting;
  • Developing IFRS/USGAAP, RAS, Tax and management accounting methodologies – making sure the accounting and reporting data meet the needs of internal and external users.

The role

  • Your responsibilities will include, but may be not limited to:
    • conducting analysis to identify various opportunities for improvements;
    • assisting in the design, development, test and implementation of new business processes;
    • preparing client deliverables;
    • preparation and participation in workshops for clients.


Successful candidates profile

  • Knowledge and experience:
    • completed University degree (preferable in finance or economics)
    • 1+ year of relevant experience in SSC implementation in consulting or Industry on Project Manager level
    • knowledge of Russian Accounting and Tax Standards is an advantage;
    • Russian – native/fluent, English – advanced/fluent (both oral and written).
  • Soft skills:
    • People management experience;
    • Commitment;
    • Strong communication skills;
    • Ability to work in multitasking environment;
    • Availability for overtime work to meet tough deadlines;
    • Willingness to travel (Russia and abroad);
    • Stress-resistance.