General Electric Sr Finance Manager - FP&A Operations in East Flat Rock, North Carolina

Role Summary:

The Sr Finance Manager will:

  • Provide financial leadership and support to Global Sourcing & Fulfillment GM, managing $0.6Bn Global Direct Material Cost and $140MM inventory and $90MM payables

  • Develop financial modeling to support S&OP processes; defining Sales demand planning, production requirements and Inventory forecasting Essential Responsibilities: Additionally, as the Sr Finance Manager, key responsibilities will include:

  • Partner with Supply Chain segment leaders, demand planners and Material managers to develop robust material strategies and improve Inventory efficiencies

  • Facilitate Inventory health discussions across Supply Chain, Product Management and Commercial team, to drive cash optimization and mitigate slow moving inventory and obsolescence risk

  • Coordinate with Supply Chain FP&A and Commercial Finance to track Global Value Gap and inflation impact on Product Line Profitability

  • Support, engage and develop key partnerships with Sourcing & fulfilment team to identify opportunities, operational risks and drive realization of cost-out (deflation), Service excellence and cash improvement goals

  • Work with Sourcing commodity leaders and manufacturing plants, on planning, analysis, reporting and forecasting deflation and purchases

  • Drive AP Cash improvement opportunities through vendor payment terms and GE Capital TPS cash discount program

  • Lead all planning cycles include OP Plan, estimates, SII and QMIs

  • Consolidate Sourcing & Fulfillment updates and prepare Supply Chain estimates, R&Os and action plans

  • Drive controllership in Inventory obsolescence, supplier contracts, and rebates

  • Ensure accuracy of the company financial results by preventing misrepresentation, concealment, or omission of information

  • Ensure full disclosure of potential contracts having derivative treatments, and coordinate reviews with Treasury and Controllership

  • Work with Sourcing team and Manufacturing to develop inventory cost standards

  • Perform closing activities, consolidation and review of working capital and deflation

  • Monitor supplier financial risk

  • PLEASE NOTE : Work Location Listed is East Flat Rock, NC. However, this position may also be eligible at our East Cleveland, OH location. Therefore, we will consider candidates from both locations Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college

  • 6 years of experience performing analysis, reporting, compliance, planning, and audit responsibilities

  • 3 years of experience in a finance role with a global component

  • 3 years of experience in driving financial process rigor and roll-ups ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:

  • PLEASE NOTE : Work Location Listed is East Flat Rock, NC. However, this position may also be eligible at our East Cleveland, OH location. Therefore, we will consider candidates from both locations Desired Characteristics:

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze risk and negotiate based on financial data

  • Demonstrated team leadership / people management

  • Experience with GE planning process / deliverables

  • SAP ERP, Hyperion Essbase

  • CAS, EFLP, FMP graduate 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. About Us: Current is a first-of-its-kind energy company designed to meet the unique needs of a wide range of Commercial & Industrial, municipal and utility customers. It brings together capabilities including LED lighting and Solar technologies, along with new financing and software solutions to offer integrated energy solutions aimed at delivering increased reliability, efficiency and profitability. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic atmosphere working with the most talented people in the industry in an open, developmental environment with abundant opportunities to learn, grow and advance within the organization.GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer 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. Locations: United States; North Carolina, Ohio; East Flat Rock, East ClevelandGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.