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Verizon Senior Financial Analyst - Financial Systems in Basking Ridge, New Jersey

What you’ll be doing...

The FP&A Organization

At Verizon, we are building a world-class Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) 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 FP&A professional wants to work. You can become a catalyst for change.

FP&A Center of Excellence TeamReshaping the future of FP&A at Verizon, calls for improving our ability to deliver exceptional value to our customers. Being a part of the Center of Excellence (COE) team you will work alongside financial professionals and business leaders, gaining opportunities to grow and develop to build a strong FP&A foundation. You will be involved in, target setting, reporting & analysis, planning and forecasting, and guiding the strategic direction across Verizon. Explore the breadth of opportunities that come with aligning your expertise with the future of superior networks, systems, analytics and video, to improve the way people live work and play.

  • Identify business processes and system improvements in collaboration with internal business users.

  • Compile documentation for business process and data requirements.

  • Coordinate user acceptance testing with business users and collaborate with the Financial Systems-IT group as needed to resolve discrepancies.

  • Distill training content into a working draft of materials to educate customer(s) on utilizing implemented processes and/or systems.

  • Analyze implemented processes and systems performance; ensure processes are performing as expected and report when there are deviations to expected outcomes.

  • Participate in post-mortem process led by Process Improvement Managers.

  • Handle monthly support activities and special projects as required.

  • Communicate with stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.

  • Develop systems expertise to ensure internal user questions regarding FP&A systems are remediated in a timely and thorough manner.

  • In conjunction with both development and FP&A users, develop and submit user requirements which will continue to ensure state-of-the-art FP&A systems.

  • Ensure timely delivery of the aforementioned solutions while communicating project status to various internal constituents.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, Math, Management Information Systems, or Computer Science; or four or more years of work experience.

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, including Access and Excel.

  • Experience with Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) systems (Hyperion Essbase and/or Hyperion Planning or similar systems).

Even better if you have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, Math, Management Information Systems, or Computer Science.

  • Certifications: Six Sigma, Oracle/Hyperion, PMP, CBIP, and/or CBAP.

  • Experience in the technology and/or telecommunications industry.

  • Experience performing FP&A functions, such as reporting & analysis, planning and forecasting, and/or target setting.

  • Strong communication, customer service, and presentation skills with the proven ability to focus on the details.

  • Experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis, and project management.

  • Knowledge in the design and interaction of business systems, data architecture, data sets, and applications.

  • Knowledge of SDLC processes in both waterfall and agile methods.

  • Knowledge in the usage of Oracle DRM, SAP MDG, Collibra, Hyperion Financial Management, and Hyperion Strategic Finance.

  • Knowledge in the usage of OBIEE, Tableau, Qlik, Teradata Analytic Services, SQL, and/or similar tools.

  • Willingness to travel.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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