Deloitte Advisory Senior Consultant in Chicago, Illinois

Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP seeks a Advisory Senior Consultant in Chicago, IL.

Work You ll Do

Provide assistance to clients with designing the scope of work for various engagements. Perform analysis of companies from a financial, operational, and industry perspective. Provide services involving accounting, business consulting, investigations, litigations, and e-Discovery projects; participate in client presentation. Perform complete analysis of accounting, finance, economic issues in the context of business transactions; provide recommendations where applicable. Review documents to identify items relevant to investigation or dispute consulting matter. Compile and analyze facts to formulate, substantiate and/or critique various damages theories, claims or conclusions. Draft reports of findings including the preparation of tables, exhibits and charts. Participate in the full cycle of e-Discovery projects from collection of data to productions. Work on remediation efforts for any incomplete or inaccurate data found throughout the lifecycle of e-Discovery projects. Work with staff to assist with complex ad-hoc client requests. Assist with engagement management administration, including budgeting, billing and conflict checks. Assist in the coaching, mentoring, and counseling of staff. Assist with the preparation of proposals, participation in marketing initiatives. Research market issues and identify market opportunities.



  • Bachelor's (or higher) degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent).

  • Eighteen months of e-Discovery and accounting experience.

  • Experience must include eighteen months of:

  • Testing internal controls and procedures, including SOX (Sarbanes Oxley) and IPE (Information Produced by the Entity) testing for completeness and accuracy of client data, performing fraud risk assessments and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) related transactions testing, and preparing gap analysis of related controls;

  • Providing forensic audit assistance for financial statement audits, including analyzing financial statements and assessment of anti-fraud programs and controls in accordance with U.S. GAAP and International Accounting Standards;

  • Interfacing with legal and client teams to implement customized discovery requests using Relativity, Concordance, Operations tracking, and integration system;

  • Utilizing EDRMS (Electronic Documents and Records Management System) for the retention and management of electronic records pertaining to client service engagements;

  • Utilizing data migration and extraction tools, including Filezilla, eCapture, and Concordance to process and transfer data between processing and hosting platforms;

  • Utilizing software including Python, VBA, and SQL to perform project management of full lifecycle of e-Discovery engagement from collection of data to productions;

  • Working with large teams on e-Discovery engagements to work with forensic investigation accounting teams and clients including attorneys and government/regulatory agencies;

  • Handling large volumes of data on a discovery project and acting as a liaison between counsel, client, and third party vendors while focusing on quality control and audit of data input and output;

  • Assisting with litigation dispute services including purchase price disputes, business insurance claims, and expert witness reports; and

  • Participating in the full-cycle of data compilation, analysis, and drafting memo related to M&A activities that involve complex accounting data.

  • Position requires approximately 80% travel.


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