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WIP Controller

McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Company

Accounting & Finance
Paris, France
Posted on Friday, January 12, 2024

WIP Controller

Who You'll Work With

You will be based in our Paris office and work closely with the French finance team.
You will work in a fast-paced multicultural environment in which you are in constant exchange with McKinsey offices around the world. We want you to be your best, so we provide a collaborative and sociable culture, generous benefits, and a place where you can grow your career.

What You'll Do

You will be the single point of contact from the confirmation of the engagement to the closing and will do analytical follow-up of the projects.
You will work with the entire finance team in the Paris office plus interact with other finance teams all over the world. You will challenge partners on the follow-up of their projects (comparison work between initial budget, recognition of current revenue progress and project reforecast), be a true business partner by providing solutions. You will conduct monitoring points with the partners, raise customer invoices and ensure they are paid in a timely manner, participate in the monthly closing process and in various ad-hoc financial analysis studies.


  • Bachelor or master’s degree or vocational education with a higher degree
  • 2+ years of finance experience (ideally in an international environment)
  • Outstanding communication (fluency in French and English)
  • Dynamic team player who takes initiative and ownership
  • Ability to work well independently, prioritize appropriately and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to interact professionally, collegially and comfortably with partners, consultants and support team members
  • Ability to multitask and possesses excellent process management skills, can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile
  • Interest and excitement for digital tools and fluent user of standard business systems (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Analytical and rigorous in developing solutions, able to dive into details where necessary, and to also take a big picture view
  • Positive, open, mature, and flexible personality
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Job Skill Group - CSSA
Job Skill Code - FA - Finance Analyst
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Post to LinkedIn - Yes
Posted to LinkedIn Date - Thu Jan 11 00:00:00 GMT 2024
LinkedIn Posting City - Paris
LinkedIn Posting State/Province -
LinkedIn Posting Country - France
LinkedIn Job Title - WIP Controller
LinkedIn Function - Accounting / Auditing;Finance
LinkedIn Industry - Accounting;Financial Services;Management Consulting
LinkedIn Seniority Level - Mid-Senior level