Data Analytics Lead - FP&A Finance

Verizon - Basking Ridge, NJ

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. In this role you will:

Develop financial models, tools and corresponding assumptions used to evaluate the profitability and shareholder value of customer acquisition and retention initiatives.
Supports the financial analysis on other customer initiatives such as the value of a point of NPS.
Analyzes the financial profitability of new and existing products and services through the development of business cases and Net Present Value models.
Publishes Quarterly Reporting on the value of the business Verizon writes quarterly, factoring and highlighting the impacts on Fixed and Variable costs.
Partners with Teams throughout the business to leverage digital finance tools to disseminate the insights to the Verizon employee base.
Present to all levels of the business.
Lead a Small Team in the development and dissemination of all deliverables.
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.
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 programming languages/tools, such as Python, R, Java, SQL, etc.
Experience in the technology and/or telecommunications industry.
A professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA).
Knowledgeof corporate financial planning, reporting & analysis, and costing/profitability methodologies and processes.
Knowledge of common business and cost drivers, financial statement analysis, and deep-dive analysis.
Knowledge with the preparation of General Ledgers, Basic Knowledge of FASB requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
Experience in Essbase, Smart View, Hyperion Planning, and Hyperion Strategic Finance.
Excellent communication skills and ability to focus on the details.
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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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