Verizon Financial Analyst - Financial Planning & Analysis in Lake Mary, Florida
What you’ll be doing...
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 Team
Reshaping 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 reporting & analysis, planning and forecasting, and involved in various strategic projects. 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.
Support decision making by developing the first draft of standard reporting (e.g. template updates, charts), presentation materials, and ad hoc data gathering.
Conduct recurring and ad hoc initial in-depth analysis of the business results as defined by the area of the business assigned.
Analyze, identify and maintain updates to planning and forecast models in an effort to maintain quality and effectiveness.
Support the overall planning and forecasting cycles through a variety of processes.
Recommend updates to possible scenarios, associated risks and opportunities around reporting and planning processes.
Participate in strategic projects in support of strategic initiatives, finance transformation and continuous improvements.
Apply new finance tools to existing FP&A processes in an effort to streamline and improve processes.
Communicate effectively with stakeholders.
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or one or more years of work experience.
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
Even better if you have:
Master's degree or professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA, CFA).
One or more years of work experience in a Financial Planning & Forecasting or Reporting & Analysis role.
Two or more years of experience using Microsoft Excel.
Experience with reporting and/or analyzing P&L transactions.
Experience with large datasets as well as OBIEE, Tableau, SQL, and/or similar data mining tools.
Demonstrated strong communication skills.
Demonstrated analytical and critical thinking skills.
Demonstrated attention to detail.
Demonstrated ability to receive and respond to FP&A requests.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively within a team.
Participated in a Corporate Leadership Development Program.
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.
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