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Verizon Finance Project Lead in Lake Mary, Florida

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 Finance practices within Verizon, setting the stage to become the place any Finance professional wants to work. You can become a catalyst for change.

This role will support the Finance Transformation Office. Our Project Managers will interact with Finance personnel across all lines of business on a regular basis. You will also forge relationships with members of our Human Resources, Information Technology, Marketing, Operations and Real Estate teams.

  • Assessing tasks and activities to determine their alignment to one or more roles within Finance.

  • Facilitating meetings with Finance stakeholders.

  • Managing high visibility strategic projects.

  • Forging cross-functional partnerships to get the work done.

  • Gaining buy-in from stakeholders and those that will implement changes.

  • Creating detailed project plans and communicating business updates.

  • Identifying resource requirements and pulling in the right people.

  • Identifying, tracking and solving unexpected problems, while minimizing risk.

  • Reporting on milestones and deliverables.

  • Developing, reviewing, and continuously improving processes.

  • Monitoring project progress, and anticipating and reducing risk.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Project management experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology or Economics.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Knowledge of financial planning, reporting and analysis, and costing/profitability methodologies and processes.

  • Knowledge of common business and cost drivers, financial statement analysis and deep-dive analysis.

  • PMP certification.

  • Willingness to travel.

  • CIA, CPA or FP&A certification.

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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