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Director, Finance Transformation - Office of the CFO - Corporate Finance & Restructuring

Company: FTI Consulting
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Who We Are - -FTI Consulting is the world's leading expert-driven consulting firm. Over the last 40 years, FTI Consulting experts have served as the trusted advisor to Fortune 500 companies and the world's leading law and private equity firms when they are facing their greatest opportunities and challenges. Our strong performance and continued success are a direct reflection of the ambition, energy, and commitment of our talented professionals across the globe to make a positive impact for our clients and communities. - -At FTI Consulting, you'll be inspired and empowered to make an impact on headline matters that change history. Working side by side with the world's leading experts in your field, you'll be surrounded by an open collaborative culture that embraces diversity, recognition, professional development and most importantly, you. - -There's never been a more exciting time to join FTI Consulting and this is where you will do the most exciting and fulfilling work of your career. - - - -Are you ready to make an impact? -About The Role In FTI Consulting's Corporate Finance & Restructuring organization, we focus on our clients' strategic, operational, financial and capital needs by addressing the full spectrum of financial and transactional challenges faced by corporations, boards, private equity sponsors, creditor constituencies and other stakeholders.Within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment, the Office of the CFO practice offers solutions for companies looking to optimize their finance function and help maximize its performance to position them for success to meet today's increasing challenges. - What You'll Do The Finance Transformation Director will lead teams on the ground to reduce complexity and cost within the Finance function, improve service levels and enhance process efficiency to strengthen reporting capabilities and increase data driven insights. - This role will be heavily client-facing and the candidate will be expected to function as a team or workstream leader on finance transformation projects. - Lead Finance Transformation projects in areas such as the following: Finance function assessment, operating model design, service delivery model and design (shared service center, outsourcing, global business service), cost reduction, process optimization/ automation, and financial/management reporting rationalizationManage client relationships on a day-to-day basis including ownership of deliverables, communications and management of the FTI teamProvide independent perspective, based on market trends and conditions, with respect to finance and accounting organizations, challenges and best practicesPerform high quality client work and take the lead in presenting client deliverables, including taking a proactive approach and anticipating client needsIdentify opportunities for additional value creation for Finance and the enterprise (i.e. IT, HR, Operations) Support FTI's senior leadership in developing tools, methodologies, playbooks, etc, to continue to build and grow the practice and firmProactively identify business development opportunities and participate in client pursuitsTake a leadership role in helping coach, train, and mentor junior staffHow You'll Grow - The performance expectation for our client's finance function is at a new peak, and the demands placed on a CFO have never been greater. - This is where you can step in and make an immediate impact. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with proven, hands-on finance transformation experience to work with our diverse client base to help them plan, design, and execute key initiatives to streamline their finance and accounting operations. - As you progress through your career at FTI Consulting, we offer tailored programs for critical professional milestones to ensure you are prepared and empowered to take on your next role.What You Will Need to Succeed - -Basic Qualifications5+ years of relevant post-graduate experienceExperience in project management and leading workstreams; execution of finance transformation, FP&A, and/or business process design/improvement initiativesBachelor's degreeDemonstrable expertise in process improvement and operating/service delivery model designDeep knowledge in finance and accounting best practices, processes, systems and governanceExcellent teamwork, client-facing and interpersonal skillsAbility to travel to clients and FTI office(s) as neededPreferred QualificationsCertified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), or Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) certifications, or an MBADegree in Finance, Accounting, or other related fieldExperience in management consultingAbility to take ownership of project leadership, training, and staff developmentAbility to handle multiple client stakeholders and multiple external teams with confidenceAptitude for trouble-shooting and problem-solving, with demonstrated ability to exercise mature judgment and present solution paths to facilitate consensusCapability to sell work to new clients and further develop existing client relationshipsStrong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint, MS excel, etc.)#LI-WG1 - - -#LI-Hybrid -Our Benefits - - -Our goal is to support the well-being of you and your families-physically, emotionally, and financially. We offer comprehensive benefits such as the following: - - -Competitive total compensation, including bonus earning potential - -Full package of benefits plans, including medical, dental, and vision coverage along with life and disability insurance -Generous paid time off - -Company matched 401(k) retirement savings plan -Potential for flexible work arrangements -Generous paid parental leave and flex return support - -Family care benefits, including back-up child/elder care - -Employee wellness platform -Employee recognition programs -Paid time off for volunteering in your communityCorporate matching for charitable donations most important to you -Make an impact in our communities through company sponsored pro bono work -Professional development and certification programs -Free in-office snacks and drinks -Free smartphone and cellular plan (if applicable) FTI Perks & Discounts at retailers and businesses -Upscale offices close to public transportation - -About FTI Consulting - -FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping clients with their most significant opportunities and challenges. With more than 8,000 employees located in 31 countries, our broad and diverse bench of award-winning experts advise their clients when they are facing their most significant opportunities and challenges. At FTI Consulting, we embrace, cultivate and maintain a culture of diversity, inclusion & belonging, which are fundamental components to our core values. FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been named the #1 Professional Services Firm on Forbes List of America's Best Employers and the best firm to work for by Consulting Magazine. For more information, visit and connect with us on Instagram and LinkedIn. - - - -FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation. Additional Information Job Family/Level: Op Level 3 - DirectorCitizenship Status Accepted: Not ApplicableExempt or Non-Exempt?: Exempt Compensation Minimum Pay: 105000Maximum Pay: 240000

Keywords: FTI Consulting, Los Angeles , Director, Finance Transformation - Office of the CFO - Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Administration, Clerical , Los Angeles, California

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