Home Depot MGR MARKETING FINANCE in Atlanta, Georgia

POSITION PURPOSE:

This position will work to provide business intelligence capabilities to a highly talented and fast-paced team. The Manager of Finance will work cross-functionally with business partners from Marketing, Advertising, Merchandising, Finance, and HD.com to design and implement tools, reporting capabilities, and data analytics. This role has responsibility for leading requirements sessions, creating analytics, supporting users, testing applications and partnering with colleagues to deliver high quality BI solutions for the Home Depot.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Strategic Analysis/Problem Solving –

  • Works to fully understand business; identify and implement process and organizational improvements.

  • Plans and ensures execution of department objectives.

  • Reviews monthly metrics to ensure goals are met.

Project Management -

  • Develops and supports a strategic alliance with business partners.

  • Participates in cross-functional activities focused on solving business issues and enhancing our competitive advantage.

  • Facilitates cross-functional communication with other areas of the business including but not limited to Advertising, Marketing, Merchandising and Finance.

  • Leads, plans, and coordinates work teams in an efficient manner to effectively perform any financial function and activity; utilizes metrics to track performance and manage workload.

  • Ensures operational processes and procedures are compliant and consist with established policies.

  • Predict Marketing Revenues and Expenditures and Report to Management.

  • Conduct financial planning for function and make appropriate recommendations

  • Drive key functional financial metrics

  • Financial Reporting.

NATURE AND SCOPE:

Typically reports to Director of Mktg. Business; VP of Interactive Marketing

No direct responsibility for supervising others.

EDUCATION REQUIRED:

The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

YEARS OF RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE: 5

PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about.

  • On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field

  • MBA is preferred

  • Three to five years of experience is preferred

  • Prior experience leading an analysis or a team

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES:

  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices, analysis and reporting of financial data

  • Knowledge of business

  • Principles involved in strategic planning and resource allocation

  • Project management skills; ability to prioritize and multi-task effectively

  • Judgment and decision-making skills; considering relative costs, benefits of potential actions

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.