What you’ll be doing...

The Finance Organization

At Verizon, we are building a world-class Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) organization. We have begun a comprehensive program to streamline processes, enhance systems, realign the organization and add opportunities for personal skill-building and professional growth. We’re finding new ways to add value and provide strategic support. This is the kind of work we do. We want to build leading FP&A practices within Verizon, setting the stage to become the place any FP&A professional wants to work. You can become a catalyst for change.

Wireless FP&A Commercial Finance Team

Move beyond compiling data and help tell the story behind the numbers. The Business Unit facing positions offer opportunities to drive better business partnering and insights, while growing your FP&A leadership and interpersonal skills. You are considered a business partner and your contributions will make a difference. You’ll become involved in, but not limited to, pricing decisions and new initiatives to develop new products and services. You can have an impact on new business growth opportunities through development of business case scenarios.

You are responsible for identifying and executing on opportunities to fundamentally transform our business, driving improvements in productivity, efficiency and profitability. You will own the entire financial analysis for numerous large initiatives involving multi-million dollar investments and/or multi-million/billion dollar revenue streams. Responsibilities include:

  • Developing complex financial models, and corresponding assumptions used to evaluate the profitability and return on investment of business transformation initiatives.
  • Partnering with various departments including Business Transformation, Customer Care, Distribution, Finance Operations, IT, Marketing, and Supply Chain to develop the financial analysis of initiatives.
  • Leveraging keen business acumen, advanced analytical skill set and deep understanding of industry and VZW financial / operational drivers to assess proposals.
  • Providing post investment tracking and reporting on initiatives and generate post mortems articulating the success of programs in terms of profitability and return on investment.
  • Preparing financial presentation materials and form proposals for review with CFO and senior executives.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.

Even better if you have:

  • Master's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
  • Experience in the technology and/or telecommunications industry.
  • A professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA).
  • Advanced analytical and financial modeling skills with emphasis on NPV and financial statement analysis.
  • A high degree of analytical capability with the demonstrated ability to structure business case around a high-level strategic vision.
  • Strong strategic skills, with the proven ability to identify and assess key points, implications and recommendations.
  • An advanced understanding of corporate financial planning, reporting & analysis, and costing/profitability methodologies and processes.
  • Demonstrated in depth understanding of common business and cost drivers, financial statement analysis, and deep-dive analysis.
  • Experience leading large and complex team projects independently.
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management.
  • Proficiency in Essbase, Smart View, Hyperion Planning, and Hyperion Strategic Finance, Teradata.
  • Prior programming experience (VBA, Python, R etc.).
  • Statistical analysis experience.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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