Lead Financial Analyst - Consumer Pricing

Verizon - Basking Ridge, NJ3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $74,000 - $100,000 a year
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.

Consumer Pricing Finance Team

This Consumer Pricing Finance team is responsible for preparing financial analysis for senior management to determine the viability of new Consumer products and services across Verizon. In this role you will gain knowledge of Verizon financials and operations in order to make the best informed decisions possible by performing complex analysis and providing strategic insight. 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.

Supports the financial analysis requirements of all-operating market and headquarter departments including Marketing, Network, Strategic Planning, IT, and Customer Service.
Develops financial models, tools and corresponding assumptions used to evaluate the profitability and shareowner value of new products and major company financial decisions.
Analyzes the profitability of new and existing, voice and data, products and services through the development of business cases and discounted cash flow models.
Performs financial analysis supporting ad hoc business requests.
Prepares financial presentation materials and formal business case documents for use with senior management with opportunities to present this material to senior management.
Responsible for updating financial models with current financial reporting trends, periodically review assumptions to ensure accurate modeling results, incorporate new functionality into the models and troubleshoot the models.
Interact with all headquarter departments and Markets within the company.
What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Statistics or four or more years of work experience.
Four or more years of relevant work experience.
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite with knowledge of Excel.

Even better if you have:
Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
Experience in the technology and/or telecommunications industry.
A professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA).
Possesses excellent analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Knowledge of common business and cost drivers, financial statement analysis, and deep-dive analysis.
Strong analytical, statistical and financial modeling skills.
Experience with spreadsheet, word processing, and presentation software.
Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of key industry metrics and wireless financial and operational drivers.
Broad based knowledge of wireless telecommunications industry.
Ability to work effectively under tight time constraints and deliver results by critical deadlines.
Experience in Essbase, Smart View, Tableau, R or other BI sources.
Excellent communication skills and ability to focus on the details.
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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