Advisory - Business Consulting & Technology, Human Capital Management, Managing Director

Grant Thornton - Chicago, Illinois
1/18/2018 12:23:14 PM
039328




Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move. As part of a dynamic global organization of 42,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.

Business Consulting and Technology - Strategy & Performance Improvement Managing Director

POSITION SUMMARY:

You need a full-service advisory capability and we’re here to help dynamic organizations. We focus on our client’s market – their industry, their issues. Through clear insights, practical solutions and an unmatched commitment to quality, we help clients solve problems, manage risk and seize opportunities to unlock their potential for growth. In working with us to reach your growth objectives, you can benefit from unmatched quality and the scores to prove it; a full-service advisory portfolio that’s easy to access; deep specialization to get to the root of the issue; and a global reach with local know-how.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop and maintain strong relationships with business owners and CEOs of current and potential clients.
Effectively manage existing client relationships to enhance client satisfaction.
Effectively manage the fundamentals (i.e., realization, utilization, leverage, accounts receivable, and expenses).
Successfully integrate industry initiatives with local office strategy.
Provide technical expertise in the areas of regulations, market practices, trends, economic factors, risk identification, and process improvement recommendations.
Plan and execute business process control reviews, internal audits, systems reviews, and other service offerings.
Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Required Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. CPA, CIA, CISA, or CISSP a plus.
At least ten years of progressive consulting experience, internal/external auditing or comparable experience with Sarbanes Oxley.
Experience in a medium- to large-sized public accounting firm.
Financial, operational, and systems audit experience, as well as experience in business process control reviews is necessary, along with ACL and/or SAS.
Demonstrated new business development experience.
Excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills.
Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities.
Strong leadership, business development, recruiting, training, coaching, and mentoring skills, coupled with excellent written, interpersonal, and presentation skills.

Additional Information:

Professional services industry or public accounting firm experience is preferred.
Ability to work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites.

Benefits:

Grant Thornton LLP promotes a nationally recognized culture of health and offers an extensive array of benefits to meet individual lifestyles. For a complete list of benefits, please visit http://www.gt.com/.

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenues in excess of $1.3 billion and operates 58 offices across the U.S., with more than 565 partners and 8,000+ employees.

Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically — whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

It is Grant Thornton’s policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.






Requisition ID: 039328

Chicago, IL
Chicago, Illinois






It is the policy of the firm to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

 
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