General Electric Americas FP&A Operations Manager in Schenectady, New York
Role Summary:The Americas FP&A Operations Manager will own financial reporting and analytics for Onshore Wind Americas, a $7B business. This role is central to the coordination and execution of Americas Finance processes and is a critical partner to the CFO and FP&A Leader of the platform. Primary responsibilities include execution of planning sessions, closing and reporting, balance sheet and income statement analytics, and cross-team leadership within the Finance function.
Essential Responsibilities:The Onshore Wind Americas platform is a large and growing business at the core of the GE Renewable Energy segment. The business operates in a complex and dynamic market landscape, with fast-moving technological and competitive developments. The FP&A Operations Manager role will build in-depth understanding of business operations through the lens of the Finance function, and will have broad exposure to multiple Finance disciplines, including Commercial Finance, Supply Chain, Projects and Services Finance, Tax, and Controllership.
As the Americas FP&A Operations Manager, you will:
Support balance sheet and income statement analytics / forecasting
Execute Americas planning sessions; support pacing, closing, and ledger reporting of financials on a quarterly basis, oversee all activities of the Base Cost COE regarding pacing and reporting
Coordinate and provide cross-team leadership within the Finance function
Build finance processes and control development / oversight
Liaise with Renewables HQ Finance team and support special projects for Americas CEO, CFO and FP&A Leader
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
Experience with financial systems/applications (eg. Hyperion, ORACLE, etc.), strong Excel skills
Strong critical thinking skills and ability to add value to operating teams
FMP / Corporate Audit Staff graduate (GE Employees only)
Prior experience managing a multi- functional Finance organization
Ability to work under tight deadlines and to prioritize under pressure
Strategic thinker with the ability to create and execute concrete action plans
Strong analytical, project management, and organizational skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
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About Us:GE Renewable Energy harnesses the earth’s most abundant resources – the strength of the wind, the heat of the sun and the force of water – to power the world’s biggest economies and the most remote communities.
With an innovative spirit and an entrepreneurial mindset, we engineer energy products and digital services that create industry-leading value for our customers around the world.
We see the promise of renewable energy everywhere we look. Our team has the courage, scale, passion, diversity and resourcefulness needed to deliver that promise wherever and however the world needs it.
Together with our customers, we’re proving that no one ever has to choose between affordable, reliable, or sustainable energy.
We are unleashing limitless energy.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
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 drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;New York;Schenectady;