GE Sr FP&A Staff Manager in San Ramon, California

Job Number



GE Digital

Business Segment

Digital Finance

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

Sr FP&A Staff Manager

Career Level




Function Segment

Financial Planning and Analysis

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces



San Ramon

Postal Code


Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

This role will help lead the business through both short & long-term strategic financial planning & analysis by partnering with leaders across functions (including Engineering, Product Management, Sales, Marketing, Operations, Finance, Legal and Channels) to develop robust, dynamic, and scalable models that can be quickly adapted & updated based on the strategic direction of the organization.

Essential Responsibilities

This role will partner closely with GE Digital leadership and the Finance organization to integrate and develop processes that meet the business’ needs across the global organization, manage complex issues within Finance, and support investor relations needs.

In this role you will:

  • Develop a deep understanding of all critical aspects of the business model including the infrastructure, platform, and applications as well as the go-to-market strategies

  • Continuously benchmark various aspects of the business vs. key competitors

  • Keep a close pulse on industry trends and changes in technologies, competitive landscape and markets

  • Develop and/or enhance existing financial models to enable robust & dynamic financial planning on a rolling basis

  • Drive enhanced visibility into business model dynamics (e.g. product maturity curves) & share financial insights with management

  • Expand current financial planning capabilities into new/adjacent areas

  • Co-ordinate and oversee in-depth market & competitive analysis across business fields, regions and customer segments in a structured manner

  • Partner with Office of the CIO to define, measure, analyze and influence leading indicators & drive new insights within FP&A team

  • Drive enhanced process rigor & standardization across key financial processes

  • Partner with FP&A & Commercial Finance team to seamlessly integrate models & insights into other financial processes within GE Digital

  • Partner with Virtual P&L Leader to drive evolution of finance capabilities within business digital teams

  • Present results to senior management on a regular basis

  • Proactively work to identify, assess and manage financial risk

  • Assist FP&A Leader with management of Investor Relations needs including FAQs, competitive benchmarking, business model analysis, financial outlook, and more


Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree CA from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum 5 years’ relevant finance experience

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job

  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA

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

  • FMP / EFLP / CAS

  • MBA or CPA from an accredited university or college

  • Prior experience working in a technology 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