What you’ll be doing...

The Financial Reporting, Analytics and Planning Solutions group is responsible for strategy and implementation of performance, decisions, and external reporting solutions that support essential finance activity for Verizon

This highly visible role collaborates with cross-functional teams involving multiple stakeholders and works closely with FP&A & Accounting leaders. It requires exceptional customer focus and management skills to make sure that the deliverables are met with successful user adoption of the processes / solution implemented.

You are required to have good understanding of financial systems based on various platforms and technologies, such as ERP systems like SAP, PeopleSoft etc. and are a self-starter who can work independently with minimum direction. You will be responsible for designing, developing and delivering reporting solutions under tight timelines.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Drive implementation and provide continued support of Financial Reporting Solutions
  • Ensure all Finance Transformation projects conform to the established frameworks while delivering the proposed solutions / resolutions in a timely manner.
  • Accountable for aligning the long term strategies and objectives to Reporting solutions.
  • Lead multiple initiatives to support FP&A and Accounting projects and drive implementations through multiple environments like Dev, SIT, UAT and Production.
  • Ensure project scope and requirements are well defined, clearly documented and approved to prevent any conflicts and risks during implementation.
  • Responsible for building process design, data flows as well as driving application / solution development.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to actively identify, track and manage inter-project related dependencies in order to mitigate risk to successful and qualitative implementation.
  • Accountable for driving progress on all project activity, including issues resolution, identification of risks impacting delivery timelines and escalation of such risks to the stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with multiple Finance groups and issue owners on issue resolution.
  • Enforce compliance with Verizon policies and procedures to accommodate business needs.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with Oracle/Hyperion BI suite.
  • Experience with implementing large scale financial reporting solutions / projects.

Even better if you have:

  • Masters in Computer Science, Information Systems, Accounting, Business or other related discipline.
  • Knowledge of Multi-dimensional/OLAP concepts and exposure to tools like Essbase, SmartView, Planning & DRM.
  • Experience with ERP systems such as SAP / PeopleSoft and Hyperion Essbase.
  • Knowledge of logical data modeling concepts (RDBMS Architecture) and querying tools such as SQL Navigator / Developer or TOAD.
  • Sound knowledge of IT architecture, IT processes, and SDLC life cycle.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites Products (e.g. Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook).
  • Excellent organizational as well as communication (written and verbal) skills.
  • Ability to interact effectively with senior and executive management.
  • Experience in executive presentations and development of key message points.
  • Ability to prioritize and complete tasks in timely manner to achieve project deadlines.
  • Ability to interface with and influence multiple stakeholders across Business & Finance.
  • Ability to work with a limited amount of supervision in a challenging environment.
  • Ability to demonstrate effective problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to uphold Verizon policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge with industry best practices.
  • Finance experience.
  • Professional accreditation such as CDMP or PMP.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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