General Electric Commercial Finance Manager, Global Functions Digital 2.0 in Portland, Oregon
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The Commercial Finance Manager, Global Functions Digital 2.0 will provide financial leadership to the GE Digital Commercial Sales, Marketing, Customer Success, Commercial Operations, and Digitial Foundries (collectively “Commercial Global Functions). This role provides full financial support for the Global Functions Digital 2.0 effort including, budgeting, strategic planning/forecasting, and commercial finance responsibilities.
In addition, the role partners closely with GE Digital leadership, the finance organization, and the Commercial 2.0 integration leader to integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the global organization, manage complex issues within finance, and is involved in long-term planning/integration.
Work with cross-functional teams to analyze & present key financial & strategic issues to leadership.
Measure cost and investment decisions for horizontially aligned functions.
Forecast quarterly cost and develop pacing mechanisims with GE Digital Global FP&A team.
Lead quarter-close and reporting processes.
Support monthly financial routines: metrics reporting, billing, cost allocation, senior management communications.
Partner with GE Global Operations organization to execute recurring monthly to/from/across GE Business Unit’s.
Partner with Global Controller, Commercial Finance 2.0 Integration Leader, FP&A leader, Global Ops Leader and Finance Integration leader on key initiatives for GE Digital 2.0 integration.
Proactively work to identify, assess and manage financial risk.
Drive Finance simplification efforts including general ledger reduction, COA consistency and ERP implementations. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree CA from an accredited university or college
Minimum 5 years’ relevant finance experience Eligibility Requirements
Legal Authorization to work in the U.S is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills. Desired Characteristics:
Proficient with Microsoft Office products
FMP / EFLP / CAS (internal)
MBA or CPA from an accredited university or college (external)
Prior experience working in a SAAS environment
Experience with large multi-national firm
Proven management and organizational experience, including coordinating multiple people / projects simultaneously
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Strong "presence"- ability to influence peers and leadership team
Experience with Oracle, SAP and Hyperion
Experience working in a matrixed and global environments#DTR Locations: United States; California, New York; New York, San RamonGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.