Lead Finance Expert

C0LFE01

department
Finance
level required
Mid-Senior Level
job timing
Full-time

Job Description

The Global Product Control Project Implementation & Analysis team is responsible for project implementation / business analysis, supporting global Product Control programs.

The successful candidate will work within a team of specialist Business Analysts, who analyse and write requirements, perform testing and ensure documentation in place for regulatory programs, as well as other Product Control programmes

The Business Analysts will formulate and apply standard methods to fulfill all business analysis needs required by the various prioritized regulatory programs. He/she/they will influence the stakeholders of the project to ensure the best outcome is identified and achieved.

The Business Analysts will liaise with stakeholders both within and outside of Finance, thereby gaining exposure and an ability to widen network

Responsibilities include:

  • Delivery of requirements, testing and documentation on Product Control programmes
  • Apply in-depth knowledge of the business impact of process design and technical contributions
  • Appropriately assesses risks and issues related to the projects and ensures timely and effective escalation
  • Providing support to CSC and Product Control reporting teams on an ad-hoc basis (e.g. audits, regulatory inquiries)
  • Supporting the work of the Product Control management team, by executing further relevant tasks he/she allocates
  • Completion additionally of any other tasks in connection with the role but not detailed in the current job description, as charged by the direct manager or the functional head
  • Adopting and tailoring global standards for business analysis of Product Control needs across P&L reporting, PAA and IPV  
  • Influence Product Control automation strategy, within global frameworks

Qualifications

What will you need:

  • University / College degree or equivalent in finance / accounting
  • 8+ years of work experience in financial reporting or system implementation roles
  • Experience in business analyst role for system implementation projects
  • Knowledge of the software development lifecycle
  • Accounting and/or financial reporting experience may be an advantage
  • Advanced MS Excel knowledge
  • Familiarity with advanced data tools (e.g. Python, KNIME, etc) may be an advantage
  • Fluent English knowledge
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Strong planning & organisational skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to deal with a range of senior/junior staff across a number of disciplines
  • Stakeholder management
  • Self-motivated with the ability to make decisions in the absence of detailed information
  • Confident ability to achieve objectives via working with and influencing others
  • Highly motivated with advanced analytical & problem solving abilities
  • Ability to interpret & implement regulatory guidelines & professional standards
  • Demonstrated ability to complete tasks within tight deadlines
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Professional communication & interpersonal skills

Additional Information

What are we offer?

  • Company car
  • Cafeteria
  • Working in a new team
  • Multinational environment
  • Excellent package