What you’ll be doing...

The Finance 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 Corporate and Business Unit Team

Move beyond compiling data and help tell the story behind the numbers. The Business Unit facing positions offer opportunities to drive better business partnering and insights, while growing your FP&A leadership and interpersonal skills. You are considered a business partner and your contributions will make a difference. You’ll become involved in, but not limited to, pricing decisions and new initiatives to develop new products and services. You can have an impact on new business growth opportunities through development of business case scenarios.

This role will be on the OneFiber FP&A team which is part of the VBG Commercial FP&A team.

  • Lead the OneFiber FP&A team of 10. This includes Planning, Reporting, Mass Market OneFiber Pricing and Deal Desk.
  • Be a trusted advisor providing value-added decision support and guidance to executive management
  • Liaise with cross functional business units, product teams and support functions to construct actionable business objectives.
  • Produce complex business case analyses/financial models based on quantitative and qualitative data
  • Identify complex business performance issues and present insights on the consolidated internal reports and external presentations.
  • Provide strategic financial and operational insights utilizing recurring performance reports, ad-hoc analysis and performance reviews.
  • Partner with Business Development and M&A on deals related to Program.
  • Ensure the team successfully executes on capital planning review/analysis and provide guidance on optimal use of cash.
  • Evaluate business trends and assess monthly and quarterly business performance in driving strategic business analysis.
  • Advise on risk and opportunity considerations for managing cost and growing the revenue and profitability.
  • Perform monthly performance review of business unit initiatives and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Provide decision support and guidance; lead ad-hoc presentation development and executive review
  • Present and communicate to all levels of the cross functional business.
  • Partner with Center of Excellence to establish service level agreements and drive continuous improvement.
  • Partner with team members on their development and career goals.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Team Management experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (strong in Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Data management, architecture, analysis and visualization experience.
  • Willingness to travel

Even better if you have:

  • A Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
  • A professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA).
  • Working knowledge of telecommunications industry and strategic opportunities within the space
  • Experience analyzing complex data, preparing reports, and presenting findings to multiple stakeholders.
  • Ability to deliver accurate, on-time results.
  • Detail focused, excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to focus on the details.
  • High degree of strategic and analytical capability, including the ability to analyze a large amount of data.
  • Financial modeling experience.
  • Strong strategic skills, with the ability to identify and assess key points, implications and recommendations; proven ability to structure business case around a high-level strategic vision.
  • Knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, tax reporting and accounting practices and International Financial Reporting Standards.
  • Knowledge of report query and design.
  • Experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management, time value of money (TVM) calculations.
  • Geospatial analysis experience.
  • Created reports, dashboards, and presentations to highlight key metrics to stakeholders in different functions and levels.
  • Managed multiple complex high-visibility projects with multiple stakeholders.
  • Technical experience with VBA, Teradata, Tableau, Java, Python, R.
  • Familiarity with consumer, financial services, or technology sector. Ideally, multi-channel distribution.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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