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Senior Manager, Finance Systems in San Jose, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

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Job Number: 2124495

Senior Manager, Finance Systems
San Jose, California



Serve as the Financial Systems subject matter expert to build strategic relationships with IT Development, Accounting, and Business Operations teams to assist in getting solutions and changes implemented, which includes defining key capabilities and requirements, project definition and planning, testing and go-live of new systems and system enhancements
Identify and spearhead continuous improvement initiatives utilizing technology and automation; proposing and delivering systems solutions and process improvements
Participation in business requirements gathering, facilitation of business process discussions, solution and process documentation, leading user acceptance testing
Discover new opportunities to grow and optimize the business through analytics, financial modeling, and business case development
Identify key metrics and build exec-facing dashboards to track progress of the business and its highest priority initiatives
Perform analytical deep-dives to identify problems, opportunities and specific actions required
Responsible for tracking and understanding projects from original concept through final implementation
Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables regularly
Provides regular communication regarding the status of specific projects and interfaces with all areas affected by the project
Required Skills

Ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects, priorities and complete objectives on time
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to interact with all levels of business users (end-users/executives)
Excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently
Detailed-oriented, organized approach to performing and reviewing work
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast growth environment
Ability to develop documentation for training and user procedures
Required Experience

Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Engineering
10+ years of related work experience
Knowledge of finance business processes, financial models and scenario planning

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