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Faraz Kamran

Faraz Kamran

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause

Management Consultant

Personal Information

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School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Major: Accounting

Years at College Works: 2009

Career Information

Company You Work For Now: Baker Tilly Virchow Krause

Title: Management Consultant

Industry: Consulting

Brief Description of Duties / Responsibilities

*Understands the client's core processes while introducing business best practices to best leverage the strength of NetSuite to support the best business architecture. *Provides accounting and finance experience in process improvement, team leadership and best practice documentation. *Analyzes client business requirements and current state processes. *Creates and delivers customized fields and forms that are catered to clients specific need regarding their CRM, ERP, and accounting process. *Runs stand-up meetings for different functional groups to follow- up and assign action items, roles and responsibilities. *Develops test plans and performs testing with functional leads to verify the accuracy of the software's ability to meet their goals. *Works collaboratively with functional leads and different vendors to meet the client's demands. *Creates training documents, job aids, that outlines step by step instructions of how to navigate in the software and conduct business operations. * Prepares testing documents, test scripts, that helps users execute testing of the software and their functional needs of running day to day operations. *Assesses processes, system functionality, and data against business requirements and test cases

What Has Been Your Proudest Accomplishment Post-CWP?

Starting my own company.

CWP Career Impact

In one sentence, what has CWP meant to you?

CWP opened doors for me and gave me the opportunity to develop and learn new skills.

How did your CWP experience impact your career? Immediately after graduation? Now?

It gave me skills I needed to be successful in my career.

What was the greatest lesson you learned from your CWP experience?

I learned how to manage my time.

Advice

What advice do you have for potential CWP participants? Current CWP participants?

CWP will definitely change your life and will be a huge factor to success in your future.