Sr. Advisor Planning & Financial Management
DescriptionRole SummaryThisposition will be part of the Planning/PMO team within IT. The Planning/PMO team is charged withenabling an environment focused on performance and execution. Specifically, this position will work withour Business Partners and Product Managers to turn demand requests intoprograms or projects. In addition, thisrole will be able to answer financial questions when it comes to the mechanicsof acquiring funding as well as how to properly set up program and projectplans once funding is acquired. Lastly,this role will review deliverables for accuracy, provide coaching andcontribute to the creation of business cases. Key Responsibilities& AccountabilitiesCo-develops dashboard to establish an executivelevel view into the status of efforts across the portfolio with emphasis onfinancial and schedule health. Assists with business case development.Collaborates with Business Partners and ProductManagers to validate demand requests, map demand and facilitate the start ofproject chartering activities. Works with appropriate leaders to gain fundingapproval for programs and projects.Acts as a liaison between Finance, Product,Program and Project Managers to ensure financial related questions are answeredappropriately.Works with teams to capture agreed uponbaselines (i.e. cost, schedule, scope).Audits financial data and recommendsappropriate action.Prepares reports by collecting, formatting,analyzing, and explaining information.Communicates with stakeholders in a clear andconcise manner.QualificationsPosition RequirementsExperience in financial analysis, business casedevelopment, budgets, forecasts and activity-based costing.Knowledge of General Ledgers, Basic Knowledgeof FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.Strong problem solving and troubleshootingskills with experience exercising mature judgment.Demonstrated ability to gather and analyzedata, organize reports, and clearly present findings to a wide audience.Familiarity with SAP (i.e. Finance andAccounting) and MS ProjectFamiliarity with Reporting tools such as PowerBI a plusExperience managing multiple projectssimultaneouslyPrior coaching and mentoring experienceSolid written and oral communication skills amustExperience and EducationRequirements8+ years of relevant work experienceBachelors or masters degree in Accounting,Finance, or Economics.*LI-MA1Apply for this job.