What you’ll be doing...

The FP&A 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.

Global Network & Technology FP&A Team

Move beyond compiling data and help tell the story behind the numbers. The Global Network & Technology Team position 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, capital management and related system design and administration, investment analysis, business case development, monthly capital reporting and analysis.

  • Own the development of the plan and forecast, financial reporting, operational analysis and executive reviews for Actuals, Forecast, and Business Plan.
  • Interpret and evaluate monthly analyses of business trends, including budget variance of financial results and Key Performance Indicators to identify areas of risk and opportunities and provide recommendations.
  • Create final performance reports, including business insights, ad-hoc analysis and recommendations to executive management.
  • Consolidate and streamline capital financial processes, systems & governance.
  • Develop and help implement Zero Based Budgeting & waste elimination models for the Network organization.
  • Identify opportunities to leverage financial systems to enable Digital Finance via processes automation.
  • Be a valued business partner to Network Engineering, Core and Assurance. Develop meaningful and actionable financial plans and reporting that provide proactive insights to help them achieve their financial targets, while maintaining Industry leading Network performance & reliability.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field 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:

  • A 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).
  • Willingness to travel on a minimal basis when needed.
  • Proficiency with PeopleSoft or SAP.
  • Working knowledge of statistics, reporting and analytical tools (Tableau, Cognos, Idea, Excel) with the ability to perform in-depth analyses of large datasets to identify activities that require compliance investigation.
  • 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.
  • Knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, tax reporting and accounting practices and International Financial Reporting.
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management.
  • Proficiency in Essbase, Smart View, Hyperion Planning, and Hyperion Strategic Finance.
  • Experience leading large and complex team projects with minimal supervision.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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