Senior Consultant, Accounting Operation Advisory

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Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Company: Deloitte

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada 
All Available Locations: Calgary 

Learn from deep subject matter experts through mentoring and on the job coaching
Partner with clients to solve their most complex problems
Enjoy flexible, proactive, and practical benefits that foster a culture of well-being and connectedness

We are looking for professionals who are looking to join a high-performing, priority growth area for Deloitte, who will contribute with strong problem-solving skills, a breadth of knowledge with respect to the technical and operational financial reporting, and strong inter-personal skills. 


What will your typical day look like?


As a Senior Consultant in the Assurance group, you will:

  • Review and contribute to the planning and execution of projects
  • Contribute to business development
  • Participate in interviews and workshops with finance functions;
  • Document processes, interviews and workshops;
  • Write reports;
  • Develop relationships with clients, listen to them and understand their challenges, and be able to provide appropriate solutions;
  • Guide clients through the various stages in a finance function transformation;
  • Work directly at our clients in various accounting roles.
  • Opportunities may arise to serve clients and / or support local office teams around the country and / or internationally
  • Contribute to market and eminence initiatives, including development of new service offerings and marketing campaigns within the practice
  • Develop and lead timely communications - both internal and external - relevant to our professionals and clients
  • Mentor and develop teams of advisory resources

About the team


The  Assurance group is rapidly expanding.  Joining our team will provide you with opportunities to develop and hone skills, expand your internal and external networks and be a key member in the growth of our practice.
Our Assurance group is composed of the Accounting Operations Advisory and Accounting & Reporting Advisory teams, which focus on providing solutions for technical accounting issues as well as enabling CFOs and their Finance teams for success. As an Analyst, you would be part of both these teams to gain unique and broad experiences.
Our Accounting Operations Advisory Team, focuses on applying our deep accounting and operations expertise to better the financial reporting cycle for our clients. Our core services are pillared in the betterment of financial reporting in conducting accounting diagnostics around policies/procedures, internal financial controls, accounting systems, talent and technical accounting.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you


You are someone who:

  • CPA or CA designations or working on completing them with 2-5 years of experience
  • Must have experience working in a finance role or in providing consulting and advisory services to finance functions
  • Must possess strong technical accounting skills (GAAP, control certification, securities and regulatory, assurance) and experience in and knowledge of ASPE, IFRS, Public Sector Standards, internal controls and risk assessment
  • Experienced with project problem diagnosis, solution development, client communications, facilitation of decision making, documentation, managing client expectations and team leadership
  • Experience in the public sector, real estate, supporting Indigenous organizations or the financial services industry is considered an asset
  • Capacity to think about requirements from a strategic perspective (options available, pros / cons or different options)
  • Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas considered an asset: Government and public services or working with Indigenous communities
  • Proven ability to deliver the full cycle of project management accountabilities
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities!  We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.

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