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Oracle Financial Project Manager

  • GE Transportation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 4:07:34 PM
  • 2808803
  • Job Function: Finance
  • Business Segment: GET Transportation
Location(s): United States ; Illinois; Chicago


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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:
The Finance Project Manager will support the efficiency and effectiveness of finance system requirements across the GE Transportation Finance community to drive improvements; will be leading major Oracle implementations across different Transportation sites; will be embedded with the global set-up & support teams for new deals and acquisitions; will create and drive simplification projects globally.

Essential Responsibilities:
In addition, you will:
  • Be the functional expert in Oracle Project modules and its integration with Supply Chain
  • Functional expert of Day to Day support for questions/issues related to Oracle Project modules for the finance community
  • Work directly with the finance community to enhance financial reporting & finance processes
  • Develop, lead, and test application enhancements or simplification to be implemented for Oracle Projects leveraging current GE Transportation tools to drive daily efficiency
  • Lead Oracle finance implementations from the finance perspective for assigned projects
  • Ensure implementation success by leading all aspects of designated projects from a functional perspective
  • Complete all required ERP implementation process & tollgate steps including requirements gathering, process flow documentation, fit / gap analysis, testing, data validation, training, preparation of manuals and other project related activities
  • Lead support, advise and resolve problems for finance functional users after implementation
  • Develop, improve and implement standard processes and practices within Transportation Finance

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university/college with a concentration in Finance or Business
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with Oracle Projects release 12 implementations

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to be flexible and work collaboratively, analytically in a problem-solving environment.
  • Strong project management skills including project initiation, scoping, resourcing, scheduling, risk management and communication.
  • Able to coordinate efforts in line with the 'bigger picture' to maximize the overall value of project and process initiatives.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

    Locations: United States ; Illinois; Chicago

    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.
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