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Role Summary: The Finance IT Leader will lead functional oversight of critical financial systems and reporting for Global Operations Finance Europe – Intercompany process. The role will be responsible for measuring intercompany tools related open items across businesses, driving transparency and accountability. Partner with process teams and perform root-cause analysis to help fix up-stream systems & processes - generating improvement opportunities and embedding them in Intercompany process environment.
Essential Responsibilities: The role will work collaboratively with all levels of business stakeholders and will be the key pivot point between local and global teams.
Work collaboratively with all levels of business stakeholders to develop Intercompany digital footprint - IBS, 2/3-way match in ERP, Finance Data Lake, ITEMS, and related- strategic ERPs.
Design and implement standard intercompany open item tracking, analytics, and systemic solution. Own and drive system-related intercompany open items reduction and accountability.
Liaise with Global and business IT team to deliver finance – IT systemic fix: Interface, mismatch, manual upload/ MJE. Develop sustainable detective control and monitoring tools/ process.
Be the single point of contact with GE Corporate Finance Systems leaders and lead GE Digital on all intercompany system initiatives.
Drive enhanced process rigor & standardization across key financial processes.
Responsible for idea generation and implementation of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) for Intercompany process.
Project management responsibilities, including client communication, team management, prioritization, scheduling, and presentation of deliverables
Provide continuous training and insights to Finance community on intercompany-related financial tools
Bachelor's Degree with strong work experience
Strong work experience in Financial Systems or Analytics. IBS knowledge is a must.
Technologically savvy, with finance acumen
Excellent communication and influencing skills. Communicate to senior leaders in simple terms, to drive resolution & decisions
Able to build relationships & influence outcomes
Able to magnify themes, working across centers, to drive outcomes
Experience in system implementation and functionality change & set up.
Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking & leadership with strong abilities in relationship management
Qualifications & demonstrated experience for leading ‘Lean’ projects or application of 6Sigma methodologies with quantifiable productivity and quality improvements.
Working knowledge of Financial and ERP systems a plus
Experience working with Shared Service organizations
Experience with common finance systems (e.g. Oracle, SAP, Hyperion)
Experience with modern data visualization tools like Tableau, Spotfire
Familiarity with enterprise reporting tools such as Business Objects or Cognos
Familiarity with database design and data structure optimization for reporting & analytics
Lean and/or Six Sigma certification or equivalent quality certification
Desire to be part of a leading edge program with tight deadlines, global enterprise scope and high expectations, ability to learn new technology, processes, organizations, data sets and use cases fast and create solutions immediately
Ability to influence others and lead small teams. Lead initiatives of strategic scope and impact
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