What you’ll be doing...

The Finance Organization

At Verizon, we are building a world-class Finance 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 Finance practices within Verizon, setting the stage to become the place any Finance professional wants to work. You can become a catalyst for change. This role will support the Finance Transformation Office.

Project management is the art of making things happen. You will interact with Finance personnel across all lines of business on a regular basis. The successful candidate will also forge relationships with members of our Human Resources teams, Information Technology, Marketing, Operations and Real Estate.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Under supervision, you will be responsible for mapping and designing processes, monitoring and promoting the change
  • You will promote standards across Verizon Finance
  • You will develop business cases and process flow maps for their specific process
  • You will assess relevant metrics and process operations, focusing on quality assurance and continuing process integrity
  • You will promote adherence to global policy and ensure compliance with the global policy
  • Under the guidance of your supervisor, you will ensure the sustainability of a process
  • You will assist with high visibility strategic projects
  • You will help forge cross-functional partnerships to get the work done
  • You will create detailed project plans and communicate business updates
  • You will identify global resource requirements and pull in the right people
  • You will assist in the development, review, and help continuously improve processes
  • You will monitor project progress, anticipate and reducing risk
  • You will gain buy-in from stakeholders and those that will implement changes
  • You will help implement organizational and process improvements

People come to you for advice and counsel. You are a highly effective communicator and listen with both your eyes and ears. You value diverse perspectives and seek out different points of view when trying to solve a complex problem. Obstacles are puzzles you’d like to solve. You’re not afraid to speak your mind and know it’s better to call attention to something before it gets out of hand. You have a sense of urgency and deliver on-time, on-budget results. You keep the big picture in focus as you manage the details on the way to the finish line.

You’re an organized and influential leader who thrives in a fast-paced changing environment. You keep the big picture in sight as you manage day to day. You have a sense of urgency and deliver on-time results. Teams look to you for guidance and leadership. You are a highly effective communicator and listen with both your eyes and ears. You are the glue that holds projects and project teams together.

What we’re looking for...

You will need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of financial planning (e.g. forecasting, budgeting, business planning).
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite with afocus on Excel.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to focus on the details.
  • Knowledge in the usage of Hyperion Planning, Tableau, Qlik, SQL, and/or similar tools.
  • Experience with current and future Verizon financial systems.
  • Strong analytical skills – ability to review financial results and provide meaningful analysis.
  • Project management skills in managing competing priorities.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Ability to be independent with a strong initiative while consistently collaborating and contributing to the team.

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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