Lead Finance Specialist - Product Management & Technology
Current & GE Lighting
Posted 5/8/2017 3:33:21 PM
Business Segment: Current & Lighting Current Powered by GE
Location(s): United States; Ohio; East Cleveland
Current is a first-of-its-kind energy company designed to meet the unique needs of a wide range of Commercial & Industrial, municipal and utility customers. It brings together capabilities including LED lighting, Solar, Energy Storage, and electric vehicle charging stations, along with new financing and software solutions to offer integrated energy solutions aimed at delivering increased reliability, efficiency and profitability.
Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic atmosphere working with the most talented people in the industry in an open, developmental environment with abundant opportunities to learn, grow and advance within the organization. GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Role Summary: This position is responsible for supporting the finance manager of product management & technology
In addition you will :
Produce global product line profitability report
Reconcile and own all financial aspects Product Line financials including reconciling COPA vs. GL variances and work with the finance teams to correct sub systems & manual journal entries to post to the correct product lines up front
Track product line profitability including: price, volume, mix analysis and base cost by product line to determine total profitability
Understand and track cost out impacting the products vs. price actions to be able to report value gap as a global business
Work with regional commercial finance teams and supply chain to reconcile PVM analytics between regions & products
Support PM’s in profitability analysis and PM reviews
Provide support to Operating / Finance team on key initiatives
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 3 years of experience preparing variance analysis and financial forecasts
MBA from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 5 years of financial planning and analysis experience
FMP or program graduate
Green Belt certified
Proficient use of financial systems and analysis tools to include Microsoft Excel, Business Objects, and Access
PC / System skills : Microsoft Office including Excel, PowerPoint
Knowledge of Hyperion and MARS
Demonstrated leadership skills and high energy level
Excellent analytical skills - ability to analyze information and identify implications
Good communicator - ability to work with all levels of management
Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently while consistently delivering results
Solid accounting skills
Ability to work across functions at all levels
GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
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