BDO Consultant or Senior Consultant, Risk Advisory Services in Greater Toronto Area, Ontario
BDO. Because relationships matter.
There are many world-class accounting & advisory firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.
At BDO, we deliver the full spectrum of services to help organizations improve their performance, implement change and manage risk. We bring solutions to the challenges and opportunities faced by our clients. We create actionable plans that yield measurable business value. Perhaps most importantly, we stand by our clients every step of the way, working closely and collaboratively with them until they reach their goals. BDO is built on the strength of our relationships with our clients, employees and partners. It begins with our care and concern in building our professional workforce.
We are currently seeking a Consultant or Senior Consultant to join our team of recognized leaders who assist clients in creating strategic, practical and effective processes to minimize organizational risks and maximize business opportunities. From enterprise-wide risk initiatives, to corporate governance programs, to specific niche service solutions, our team offers a combination of services within the following areas:
Enterprise risk management
Internal controls design and assessment
Independent project review
Business process enhancement/re-design
IT General and application controls
Service organization control reports
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Develop working relationships with client contacts
Identify improvements and learnings to apply in future assignments.
Share knowledge and experience with peers and less experienced staff
Collaborate and with and lead other members of the engagement team to plan the engagement and develop work program timelines, risk assessments, and other planning documents
Reviewing, documenting, evaluating and testing business processes and internal controls in a wide range of environments
Maintain a proactive and logical approach to information gathering, with an ability to combine complex ideas and present information clearly and effectively
Ensure high quality in client service by directing daily progress of fieldwork, informing Managers of engagement status, and managing staff performance
Demonstrate and apply strong project management skills, inspire teamwork and responsibility with engagement team members, and use current technology and tools to enhance the effectiveness of deliverables and services
Communicate client findings to the engagement and management teams and working with them to provide an integrated message to the client
Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge
Professional designation required or pursuing (CPA, CIA, CISA, etc.)
1 – 3+ years of professional experience, preferably in a risk advisory or internal audit setting
Bachelor's degree in business and/or other related major
Strong written and verbal communications skills. Candidates should be able to demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization
Experience in: anticipating and diagnosing problems that arise during projects, building and documenting solutions, drafting effective communications for clients, managing and coordinating projects
Excellent leadership and teamwork skills
Self-starter who can work alone, if required
Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment
Effective time management skills
One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.
System ID: 2018-5220
Job Type (EN): Full Time
Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services, Management Consulting
External Company URL: www.bdo.ca