Manager, Strategic Finance

HD Supply - Atlanta, GA3.5

**Company Overview**

HD Supply (NASDAQ: HDS) ( ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

**Job Description & Qualifications**

**Job Summary**

Responsible for providing financial and strategic thought leadership on a wide variety of critical enterprise-level initiatives to members of the senior leadership team. Contribute to the financial well-being of the enterprise through direction and application of financial tools and analysis.

**Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities**

+ Establishes meaningful partnerships with Business Partners. Proactively identifies operational issues, communicates effectively with key internal stakeholders, and collaborates on strategic initiatives.

+ Supports assigned functional areas in capital allocation, management reporting, and ad hoc projects.

+ Assesses strategic decisions, including acquisitions, divestitures, and business initiatives. Leads financial due diligence in a highly-sensitive and confidential environment.

+ Evaluates capital projects.

+ Executes monthly financial reports, interprets results, identifies meaningful variances and trends, summarizes and provides context to senior management, and streamlines and automates reports.

+ Coordinates quarterly forecasts and provides input to the annual strategic planning process.

+ Stays abreast of relevant trends in North American macroeconomic indicators in Construction, Infrastructure, Multifamily, and Hospitality end-markets; in sell-side analyst expectations for HD Supply, customers, suppliers, and industry peers; and in financial markets, including interest rates, currency exchange rates, and commodity inflation rates.

+ Gathers, analyzes, synthesizes, and normalizes disparate data from various internal and external sources to create comprehensive financial models. Formulates clear, relevant, and accurate analysis in a format that facilitates execution. Develops, implements, and refines processes to simplify workflows and increase productivity.

**Nature and Scope**

+ Solutions require analysis and investigation.

+ Achieves planned results by decisions and actions based on professional methods, business principles, and practical experience.

+ Manages a group or team of professional individual contributors and/or indirectly supervises support staff.

**Work Environment**

+ Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

+ Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

+ Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.

**Education and Experience**

+ Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 7+ years of experience in a related field. May require certification. Advanced degree may offset less experience in some disciplines.

**Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details**

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ 5-7 years of related experience, including strong financial statement analysis, in-depth project/business financial evaluation, and advanced Excel-based modeling. Ability to craft Board-level narratives in PowerPoint.

+ Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Operations, Mathematics, Computer Science, or related quantitative discipline.

+ CFA, MBA, CPA, or comparable qualification is preferred.

+ Prior public company experience in corporate development, corporate finance, strategic marketing, or internal audit roles is preferred. Experience in investment banking, consulting, or advisory services also preferred.

+ Experience with enterprise planning systems, such as Oracle Hyperion/Essbase, IBM Cognos, Longview CPM, MicroStrategy Intelligence Server, or SAP BPC.



**Job ID** _2019-31830_

**Business Unit** _Corporate GSC_

**Functional Area** _Finance/Treasury_

**Remote Position?** _No_

**Position Type** _Full-Time_

**Posting Location : Postal Code** _30339_

HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.