What you’ll be doing...
The Finance Organization
At Verizon, we are building a world-class Finance organization. We have begun a comprehensive program to streamline processes, enhance systems, realign the organization and add opportunities for personal skill-building and professional growth. We’re finding new ways to add value and provide strategic support. This is the kind of work we do. We want to build leading FP&A practices within Verizon, setting the stage to become the place any Finance professional wants to work. You can become a catalyst for change.
Finance Corporate and Business Unit Team
Move beyond compiling data and help tell the story behind the numbers. The Business Unit facing positions offer opportunities to drive better business partnering and insights, while growing your Finance leadership and interpersonal skills. You are considered a business partner and your contributions will make a difference. You’ll become involved in providing financial strategy for active and retiree benefit structure and funding. You will assist in determining benefit cost and funding along with providing budget forecast and managerial reporting support. This position supports Union and vendor negotiations.
Develop the Business Plan, Commitment View, Outlook, including analysis, distribution and recommendations for management reviews.
Prepare final monthly analyses of business trends and budget variance of financial results and Key Performance Indicators to be used in management reviews and strategic business analysis sessions.
Create cash flow statement and ad-hoc cash flow analysis/trending.
Define the need for and the source of data requirements for the planning & forecasting and reporting processes.
Conduct the development of strategic business analysis with overlays and commentary
Create final performance reports, including business insights, ad-hoc analysis and recommendations to executive management.
Proactively identify possible scenarios, risks and opportunities around business performance.
Model/assess performance scenarios to analyze risks and opportunities.
Communicate with stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
What we’re looking for...
A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or equivalent work experience.
Four or more years of relevant experience.
Ideally, you’ll also have:
A Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
Experience in the technology and/or telecommunications industry.
A professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA).
Understanding of corporate financial planning, reporting & analysis, and costing/profitability methodologies and processes.
Knowledge of common business and cost drivers, financial statement analysis, and deep-dive analysis.
Familiar with the preparation of General Ledgers, Basic Knowledge of FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
Proficiency in Essbase, Smart View, Hyperion Planning.
Excellent communication skills and ability to focus on the details.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
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