GE Lead Controllership Management Analyst in Norwalk, Connecticut

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GE Corporate

Business Segment

Corporate Finance & Operating Components

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Posted Position Title

Lead Controllership Management Analyst

Career Level




Function Segment

Financial Planning and Analysis

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




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Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

Financial analyst role which facilitates the execution and coordination of the accounting, reporting, documentation, and consolidation of GE’s intercompany transactions. These transactions include acquisition, dispositions, dividends, returns of capital, and legal entity restructuring. This role works cross functionally with global Tax, Treasury, FP&A, Controllership and BD. This roles is also responsible for managing the MARS controlled accounting entries tied to intercompany transactions.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Provide financial leadership to execute cross business accounting schedules, related to deals, tax transactions & simplification initiatives

  • Provide accounting guidance to Businesses and Corporate Components with respect to disposition accounting, tax strategies, focus on investment, capital stock / surplus and various inter-company accounts

  • Support local reporting compliance by ensuring all legal docs, accounting entries, and approvals are validated and booked for all cross business schedules

  • Lead Corporate Simplification initiatives, special projects and ad hoc analysis

  • Create, Present and Coordinate monthly cross functional status reviews with senior leadership on planned transactions and other significant matters

  • Ensure compliance with all MARS reporting requirements, including CMA process, edit checks, and supplemental DR reporting

  • Provide support on account reconciliations

  • Manage historic repository, access and privacy compliance

  • Develop and provide global training on relevant topics to broad finance community, including tax,

controllership, FP&A and treasury

  • Partner with Treasury and FP&A to track cash repatriation, as well as highlight cash movements with exchange exposure or currency restrictions


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or related Business degree

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Financial and Accounting Processes

  • 5 - 7 years of corporate Finance / Accounting / Project Management experience

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong Excel, PC & Systems skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to interface with all levels of the organization effectively, including senior management

  • Project management, facilitation skills with demonstrated ability to drive tasks to closure

  • Self-starter, dedicated and committed to completing assignments in a timely, high quality, value added basis with limited direction

  • Financial Management Program or CAS Graduate

  • Experience in a multicurrency environment

  • FP&A experience highly desirable

  • Six Sigma GB or BB certified