What you’ll be doing...

Financial Data Analyst role

The Financial Health Assessment (FHA) Analyst will be part of the Strategic Sourcing Business Intelligence team in Corporate Sourcing responsible for Financial health assessment, vendor due diligence, financial analysis, advanced spend analytics, price compliance, and forecasting.

The successful candidate must possess the ability to review, analyze and summarize the financial information provided by vendor/suppliers. To execute and work on vendor due diligence covering all major areas of focus

To perform complex financial data analysis systems and tools, as well as advanced modeling skills to understand and investigate spend anomalies when appropriate, identify trends in spend categories and transactional volume.

Primary Responsibilities:-
To understand and develop various financial model as per industry and sectors
To perform financial risk assessments using various financial models\ratios
Identify various types of risk elements based on historical finance and operating results of the company
Strong knowledge of GAAP and US & European markets
Create and develop spend analytic assessments to assist peers and Category Leads with an overviews of their category spend trends
Apply critical thinking skills and work independently to make sound business decisions on behalf of the company
Act as Information Assurance Analyst and work closely with Category Leads to ensure that spend is classified accurately
Excellent Track record of being a team player collaborating with others within and across teams
Proven, strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Professional and measured approach that has creditability within industry and with peers Strong executive-level communication/presentation skills
Team work - Gives evidence of being a strong team player, collaborates with others within and across teams, encourages other team members to participate and contribute and acknowledges others' contributions
Functional Expertise – Keeps up-to-date with emerging business, economic and market trends Strategic Approach
Motivation - Successfully handles multiple tasks, takes initiative to improve his/her own performance, works intensely towards extremely challenging goals and persists in the face of obstacles or setbacks
Business Focus - Effectively handles difficult requests, builds trust, long-term relationships with category leads/Category manager. Helps the category sourcing experts to identify/define needs and manages business expectations.

What we’re looking for...

Required skills \ Qualifications
Minimum 5+ experience in financial risk management, particularity in Supplier Risk Office background with a preference in US & European markets.
Must have strong technical, strategic and project management skills as well as a strong foundation in supply chain management, sourcing, procurement & operational risk management
QUALIFICATIONS - Masters or Bachelors (MBA Finance, MCom) and Professional qualifications - CA, CFA, Cost accountant.
Telecommunications industry experience strongly preferred
Strong communication abilities including written and verbal presentation skills - must easily understand complex problems and deliver appropriate executive communication.
Strong interpersonal skills and relationship management including peers, executives, internal/external customers, third party vendors, and various stakeholders
Advanced knowledge of Excel; working knowledge of Access , PowerPoint, PowerBI etc.,
Technical understanding of ERP systems, preferably SAP , PeopleSoft
Advanced tools – SQL, Qliksense, Tableau.

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.