Senior Editor, Consulting Magazine
As a DLC Consultant, you will provide solutions across a wide variety of industries, companies, and functional disciplines.
On a Daily Basis, you will work directly with finance and operating executives at the Clients we serve.
The daily activities of a Consultant include:
Financial Accounting & Reporting—SEC Reporting Requirements: Forms 10-K, 10-Q, S-1, S-3, S-4; FASB Pronouncement analysis and implementation; Post merger integration; Reporting package development; Financial and operational audit coordination and execution; Consolidated financial statement preparation; Monthly close process redesign; Creation, review and documentation of internal control policy and procedures.
Financial Systems Implementation—Define software requirements; Manage software selection process; Act as functional lead in implementation of financial systems or product upgrades; Serve as liaison between IT and Finance/Accounting functions; Design and map chart of accounts; Develop and execute test scripts; Design financial reports using system or bolt-on reporting tools; Identify and implement "quick hit" process improvements; Perform post-implementation troubleshooting.
Process Documentation and Redesign - Develop "as is" process narratives and flow charts; Implement best practice recommendations; Align processes with capabilities of new systems; Ensure processes are compliant with external regulation.
Interim or “Gap” Financial Management - Provide interim financial management when positions are impacted by growth, re-organization, merger, acquisition, or relocation; Evaluate job description and job content; Document desk-level processes; Identify and implement productivity opportunities; Assess efficiency of workflow; Develop current and accurate position descriptions; Train newly hired staff.
Project Management—Analyze and document project objectives and requirements; Scope project, identify resource requirements, articulate deliverables and develop timetables; Create project and communication plans; Coordinate efforts of internal process owners and subject matter experts; Develop contingency plans to eliminate obstacles to on-time and on-budget completion of the project.
DLC welcomes candidates with distinguished academic and professional careers. Candidates must be a Big 4/6/8 CPA and/or an MBA from a top 25 program. Additionally, candidates must have experience working inside the Fortune 1000.
Candidates must have a strong knowledge of finance and accounting, strong analytical capabilities and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Candidates should also have at least 5 years of overall experience.
*Position Provides the following*
Base Salary (specific salary-DOE) + Bonus Plans + Excellent Benefits Package & 401K
DLC is a financial consulting firm executing work in FP&A, Financial Reporting & Accounting and Financial Systems for its Fortune 1000 clients. Our consultants have either a Big 4 CPA or Top 25 MBA and most importantly, fortune 1000 experience. DLC is a recipient of an Inc. 500 award.
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