Sets direction for prioritization and architecture for a given business segment. Works in tandem with business process owner(s) to set overall strategy for Finance processes. Gathers strategic requirements, translates to the process team, and balances needs among segment priorities. Ensures consistent process application across all segments.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Maintains and establishes strategic relationships with the business segments. Exchange information to ensure alignment with segment strategy.
Coordinates with segment leadership team to ensure full alignment with segment priorities. Communicates and collaborates with process team to determine segment requirements.
Identifies critical business dependencies, risks, roadblocks, etc. to align with process and applications roadmap. Transmits Business knowledge to the processes and programs teams to achieve high internal customer satisfaction. Collaborates and communicates successfully across the organization.
Collects, analyzes, and utilizes data and feedback to identify opportunities to improve the Segment process and application KPIs.
Proactively solves conflicts and addresses issues that could occur between the segment and the process / programs teams. Promptly responds to incidents and other events that may occur as necessary.
Serves as the primary representative of the Global Finance Processes & Programs team within the segment.
Maintains a consistent governance structure within the segment for all processes and programs.
Performs other duties as assigned.
No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. Coordinates and assigns tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions .
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field of work with a minimum of 9-12 years' experience. MBA preferred.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
CPA, CMA, CA, ACCA preferred.
COMMUNICATION SKILLS Ability to apply excellent written and verbal communication skills to accurately explain/report activity. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to respond effectively to sensitive issues and work collaboratively with business partners, key employees, top management, and client groups on various projects.
FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis.
REASONING ABILITY Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex financial information and transactions and accounting principles. Ability to independently research complex accounting transactions/issues. Ability to problem-solve, both independently and working as a team. Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills.
OTHER SKILLS and/or ABILITIES Strong computer skills, including specific knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.).
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.
Internal Number: 19040420
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