Managing Director, Financial Technology - Office of the CFO

FTI Consulting
Mclean, VA
Jul 17, 2017
Aug 07, 2017
Executive, Director
Full Time
About the Company: FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. Our professionals are some of the most experienced leaders in their fields including: certified turnaround professionals, forensic accountants, corporate investigation specialists, intellectual property specialists, former political leaders, former chief executives, Nobel Laureate economists, banking and securities professionals, certified public accountants, e-discovery professionals, corporate, financial and crisis communications specialists, chartered financial analysts and industry experts. Since our founding in 1982, clients have turned to us for high-stakes issues that require specialized expertise. FTI Consulting was engaged to work on some of the biggest news stories of the last two decades including the Bernie Madoff investment securities scandal, the Stanford Financial Group investigation, the 2010 Gulf oil spill crisis, the Major League Baseball steroid investigation, and high profile corporate restructurings including Lehman Brothers, General Motors and CIT, just to name a few. FTI Consulting continually strives to offer employees and eligible dependents, including domestic partners and eligible domestic partner children, a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please click here for more information. FTI Consulting does not accept unsolicited resumes from external firms or agencies. FTI Consulting will not be responsible for placement fees associated with unsolicited resumes. 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. About Corporate Finance: The Corporate Finance & Restructuring ("CF&R") practice at FTI Consulting has 800 professionals situated around the world. CF&R is a trusted partner to companies, boards of directors, investors, lenders and creditors. Our award-winning teams focus on delivering restructuring and business transformation solutions. Committed to our clients' success, our professionals address the full spectrum of financial, operational and transactional risks and opportunities. Among our core strengths is providing expertise in guiding companies through the value creation lifecycle. Our targeted offerings include restructuring, insolvency, litigation support, interim management, capital market advisory, post-acquisition integration, valuation, tax advisory as well as financial management and performance improvement solutions. Our clients demand our industry expertise, which includes emphasis in the energy, healthcare, real estate, retail and consumer products, and telecom, media and technology sectors. Our Corporate Finance & Restructuring services are delivered through a global network of 47 offices in 14 countries situated in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and North America. If you are interested in becoming part of a fast growing company and helping shape its future, read on. About the Opportunity: Within the Corporate Finance segment, the Office of the CFO practice offers solutions to manage the CFO's inbox for a company that is maximizing its performance and positioned to meet today's increasing challenges. The performance expectation for the finance function is at a new peak and the demands placed on a CFO have never been greater. As a result, key areas of focus for this practice line are: Financial Transformation Finance Performance Management, including Business Planning & Performance Analytics Treasury Solutions Accounting Risk Management, Corporate Reporting & Accounting Process Improvement Human Capital Performance and Organizational Design & Re-alignment Event Readiness Primary Duties: The resource will collaborate with various FTI and customer teams to plan projects, gather requirements, design and deploy the finance technology (FinTech) solution, and comply with defined scope. The resource will also assist FinTech leadership with input on active and potential pursuits, estimating opportunities, and end user adoption. This will include (but not limited to): Create a project approach and timeline for the defined scope Ensure functional requirements are documented and prioritized, working with the Finance and IT business stakeholders Perform fit-gap analysis and provide a recommendation (via position papers, decision documents etc.) to map the requirements to the IT product's functionality Perform hands-on solution design analysis, solution architecture assessment and roadmap identification Act as a liaison between technical team, business functions, and System Integrator to drive progress Play a key role in documenting new business processes, capabilities and functional requirements Play a key role in planning strategy for module/functionality/features deployment with a focus on cross-module integration and reporting Support communication and change management efforts (working with the end users) and assist with troubleshooting both application and business process issues, with a focus on early intervention and quick corrective action Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required in Business/Finance, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or related HR / IT discipline 6-8 plus years' experience in all phases of a full implementation lifecycle (requirements gathering, design, build, test, deploy) in a major ERP system (Oracle or SAP) Strong finance skills: comfortable working in the 3 main financial statements, analyzing key financial KPIs/metrics, discussing finance related topics with C-suite executives Knowledge of the ERP/EPM function and processes (Oracle, SAP, Hyperion and others) Expertise in Business Intelligence (BI), Analytics and Data Warehousing solutions Prior experience in integrating bolt-on applications with ERP systems Prior experience managing teams of at least 3 resources Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint etc.) Excellent teamwork, client-facing and interpersonal skills Aptitude for trouble-shooting and problem-solving, with demonstrated ability to exercise mature judgment and present solution paths to facilitate consensus Willing to travel 85% Preferred Skills: Ability to handle multiple client stakeholders and multiple external teams with confidence Relationship building expertise Prior sales experience Position Classification: Exempt FTI Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer #LI-AO1