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What you’ll be doing...

As part of the Verizon Consumer Group (VCG) Planning, Governance and Technology (PG&T) organization you will support VCG’s Portfolio Planning, Strategy and Compliance. The focus of the role is to support VCG GTS Organization’s overall transformational efforts across workforce planning, Finance/budget & Vendor governance.

  • Budget management for the VCG GTS organization and partner with the finance and resource organizations to ensure accuracy of budget tracking.
  • Annual, monthly, and ongoing reconciliation of project costs, including actual, budget, and forecast against business case/scorecard.
  • Budget and resource time code reporting
  • Analyze of variances between expected budget and actual results and drive collaborative establishment of action plan to resolve.
  • Partner with leadership and working teams to ensure the availability of data to inform decisions.
  • Take ownership of governance to ensure the integrity of time reporting and resource data.
  • Partner in the annual budget process and ongoing budget maintenance to ensure timeliness and quality
  • Develop reporting and dashboards to communicate budget and project needs, especially to leadership
  • Refine finance models, governance and cost optimization for the portfolios

Where you'll be working...

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager

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 in technical project oversight, including portfolio or program management managing budgets, including actuals, forecasts, and budgets.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Four plus years’ experience managing budgets, including actuals, forecasts, and budgets,
  • Experience in technical project oversight, including portfolio or program management
  • Four plus years’ experience analyzing budget to identify deltas and remedying them
  • Degree in finance (preferred) or Computer Science/Information Systems; Masters’ preferred
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively across different business and technology channels
  • PC knowledge, including desktop applications competency (e.g., Microsoft Excel, Google Suite, Anaplan, Looker, and Fieldglass)
  • Knowledge of agile project management concepts
  • Knowledge of wireless telecom business practices, including accounting, finance, revenue assurance, taxation, billing, customer care, legal, device management and network operations is a plus
  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and challenge the status quo


Equal Employment Opportunity

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical, religious, or state law recognized reasons).