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Accenture Client Financial Management Specialist in Mumbai, India

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About us

Avanade Inc is a progressive technology consulting organization and the joint venture between Microsoft and Accenture designed to rapidly deliver business-critical solutions built from Microsoft technologies.

Position: Specialist -Avanade Client Financial Management

The job would involve end to end financial contract management for Avanade contracts.


• Opportunity support - Prepare and/or review costing and pricing scenarios for consulting contract

• Liaising with onshore CFM to ensure job codes are setup on a timely basis

• Detailed expense reports on a project by project basis being prepared and sent to onshore finance on a prompt and regular basis

• Manage expenses: review and follow-up on questionable or invalid expenses

• Ensuring resources have a valid code before they start working on any project/ engagement

• Flagging up with the relevant regions if a new job code is required

• Ensuring timely & accurate time recording; Establish reconciliation processes

• Works with Delivery to ensure that all projects are invoiced correctly and on-time.

• Works with the CFM Lead and the Service Center team to confirm all Customer invoices get paid on time, and deals with Delivery and/or Business Development if any issue with an invoice arises

• Works with Delivery organization and with the CFM lead ensuring regional compliance of policies and internal controls, mainly contract checklists and revenue recognition policies.

• Prepares the ATMs (Accounting Treatment Memos) for review for direct projects

• Works with Project Managers to monitor engagement profitability


• Communicate with co-workers, management, clients, and others in a courteous and professional manner

• Maintain security, integrity and business continuity controls and documents

• Develop a good knowledge of structured delivery processes, standards, guidelines and document formats

• Work closely with Finance personnel on a daily basis. Maintain significant contact with personnel from all departments. Partner with procurement, accounts payable, controllership, legal, IT, HR, and local Business Development and Delivery Management communities

• Respect diversity

• Excellent working knowledge of MS Office Programs (Excel and Access);

• Ability to commute to and between client sites; ability to travel and work out of town for extended periods of time, as required.

• Project management and job costing experience essential

• Excellent oral and written communication skills

• Analyze financial status and advise on corrective action

• Supervise CFM analysts

• Participate in CFM recruiting activities

• Participate in finance collaboration calls, knowledge sharing activities locally and organizationally

• Willingness to work from any Accenture facilities in Bangalore