Advisory in Accounting

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Anyone made the jump from advisory to Corporate Development before? If so, any advice on breaking in without an IB/PE background.

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I currently work in risk assurance and have a strong background in data analytics. I’m not really sure what my options are looking forward or where to look. Any ideas?

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I’m looking at a financial analyst role with a healthcare company that involves modeling and diligence work in their M&A process, as the are looking to grow. Along with working on month end financ… more

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Currently approaching my 1 year anniversary at Deloitte RFA in the Federal practice. Received a message from an EY recruiter who works on behalf of the Fin Services practice. Does anyone have any insi… more

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Currently 2nd year associate in valuation (started September 2019). Have had some pretty promising interviews at a pretty reputable MM boutique investment bank. This is what I want my next step to be,… more

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can someone provide some more insight into EYs FSO risk consulting practice?

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Those working in consulting at big 4..are you constantly seeing yourself working 50+hrs during Covid and just being told to keep doing it? To what extent can we push back? Just because we are home doe… more

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Looking to return to Big 4 as a consultant now that I have some experience; however, I’m not sure if the reason I’m not getting any interviews is because of covid or what’s on my resume/lack thereof. … more

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Anyone worked for Facebook as a client?

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Would you consider being an entrepreneur? Why do some people want to be entrepreneurs and some don’t?

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Hello! I would love to hear thoughts on culture at different consulting firms, particularly big-4. As you can see, I am at EY but interested in understanding more about what is the culture like at the… more

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Can someone refer me to Deloitte technology risk consulting ? I’m in Philadelphia

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anyone here work at Alvarez & Marsals public sector practice? would love to chat to get some insight!

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What is pay range for SM 2 northeast in Advisory?

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Are any firms currently hiring in financial due diligence these days? Open to moving anywhere for the right job.

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Early in career w/ degree in info systems but experience mainly in accounting. Familiar with Java, SQL and taking python course. What areas in IT would be a good fit? No desire for cpa.

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I currently work in Business Development (sales) at a lower end top 100 firm. Has anyone made a move from business development role to an consulting role at a bigger firm, my firm offers only niche co… more

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anyone work in Alvarez & Marsal’s CFO services practice? would love some more insight!

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Anyone with in TAS/FDD in the Southern California area that is willing to talk about their experiences? I’m curious about nature of work, what you like about it, comp and if firms are hiring. I’m comi… more

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Longest you ever waited for an offer letter? I’ve met with a total of 5 people including the partner in charge and accepted the verbal. It’s been a little over two weeks since hearing back. They touch… more

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A tougher question, I believe for the Partners of the group. I work as a Director in a mid market. I have colleagues getting admitted to the Partnership who don’t have the numbers but have more time..

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What kind tasks are involved in restructuring consulting? Like day to day life. I’ve heard it’s a grind but the pay is good.

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How is the consulting/advisory practice at EY?

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I’m currently in audit, but I’m looking to get into advisory. I really like the numbers aspect of audit, but ultimately when I leave I want to be able to add value and not just help with compliance or… more

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How old is too old to get CPA certified? Is it worth it for Advisory roles?

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Did you ever hear the phrase "it's all about the people"? This phrase was ubiquitous when I was recruiting in tax and audit, but I'm wondering if that's the same for advisory/co… more

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Outside of B4 RSM GT and BDO, who are some of the bigger TAS groups?

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is it possible to move to an FP&A role in industry from b4 advisory (internal audit) service?

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What kind of projects do you work in ERM?

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Can we use this thread For Deloitte people to note layoffs in FDD and M&A tax they are aware of by region, level, and quantum?

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Is Deloitte on a hiring freeze? I see postings for their ara group but don’t know if it worth applying during the current environment.

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what kind of work/project opportunities are there in B4 within its “Accounting Advisory” sectors?

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What types of advisory and consulting are still hiring these days?

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If you have stock prior to joining big 4 that is proscribed, are you required to sell? Does anyone really check for senior level?

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Which other big 4 is similar to Deloitte Advisory?

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I'm in downstate NY and looking at promotion to Supervisor. Trying to get an idea of a good salary raise. Any thoughts on average salary for supervisor?

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Applying for MBA in fall 2021 but got laid off recently - What my next job would be to help or not hurt my MBA applications to the TOP10 programs? (See comment for my background and details.) 🙏🙏

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Do you know of anyone who has completely left the accounting field? I would love to hear about their story. I’m realizing that I am inherently not well suited for this job. I am a people person (ENFP)… more

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Does anyone know if PwC reimburses for CFA exam fees in the US?

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Is promotion going to be affected this year?

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