General Electric Sr. FP&A Operations Staff Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Description Summary
Help drive IT Projects, Acquisition Integration and Divestiture reductions, Tool Implementation and Product Management Strategy
In this role you will:
Lead a geographically dispersed team of finance professionals.
Partner with the operations team to promote annual billing cycle which includes demand planning, pricing analysis and overall product management.
Partner with IT OPS to promote, analyze, and maintain ITFM tool for assigned product lines. Develop and monitor cost allocations to services, institute processes around overhead allocation, unallocated costs and new service introduction. Partner with SMEs to ensure cost allocation processes are tax and regulatorily compliant.
Analyze results with Operational partners to drive unit cost productivity understanding and opportunity identification.
Financial planning & analysis … Ensure operations teams understand risks/opportunities and communicating those to leadership (setting the right expectations) in time for blue-print planning.
Communication with senior leadership on monthly estimates, close updates, high risks/opportunities
Lead financial initiatives within assigned GE Product lines (budgetary challenges, strategic opportunities, regional funding issues, outsourcing/insourcing strategy, leasing strategy)
Set financial processes and drive operational accountability/ownership of costs, contractor management and alignment of liquidation trends with expense trends
Provide support for changes in operational processes and build relationships with operational leadership to drive business decision making
Digital IT Strategic Initiatives ... Provide leadership and financial analysis related to projects including: Vendor Management/Contract Review, Alstom Integration (billing processes and pricing), Capital Divestiture (TSA Management) and Finance tool integration and simplification.
Finance leader for GE IT Core Technology Solutions division, managing $500MM+ Gross expense & supporting SEB/EB leaders, partnering cross functionally with billing, ops, tax, controllership, sourcing. The job includes leading a team while having a strategic focus with operational leaders and overseeing company financials.
A Bachelor Degree in Business Administration or related field and at least 10 years of related experience. Minimum of 1 year of experience leading and managing a global team. Master’s degree a plus.
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.
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 Atlanta, GA
MBA or CAS preferred
Strong financial analytical skills and accounting knowledge / GAAP
Ability to thrive in an ambiguous environment and embrace change
Strong influencing skills across business functions; confidence to share difficult messages and defend decisions and make judgment calls
Demonstrated team leadership and coaching skills
Demonstrated ability to structure and conduct analyses to generate insight and recommendations
Excellent problem solving skills, details oriented with focus on quality and accuracy
Demonstrated ability to influence without direct authority and to develop and maintain strong cross-functional partnerships
Proven track record of working effectively in a collaborative, fast-paced, multi-tasking environment
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/englobal/desktop/assets/images/posterscreenreaderoptimizedwsupplement.pdf . at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No