Manager, Financial Systems Job Description

Manager, Financial Systems Job Description

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Manager, financial systems provides standard solutions and tools to support the onboarding of accounting, finance and tax employees at the Home Office.

Manager, Financial Systems Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Provide guidance on accounting and operations matters relative to process and system changes in AR/Collections
Manage forecasting workflow between all models and HFM mapping for consolidated reporting
Ensure all dimensional changes to the system are maintained on a daily, monthly, quarterly or annual basis as required
Update and troubleshoot backend forecasting logic
Manage Cognos BI reporting for all models, and develop reports as needed
Run and confirm accuracy of client profitability reporting quarterly
Engage in Change Management practices for system maintenance and troubleshooting
Correspond with parent company for system updates and testing
Manage day-to-day workload of Financial Systems Analyst
Provide user support for Corporate entities and SBU’s

Manager, Financial Systems Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Manager, Financial Systems

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: PMP, CPA, PMI, SAP, ITIL, CCSA, CFE, CISA, CIA, MBA

Education for Manager, Financial Systems

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Employers hiring for the manager, financial systems job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Collage Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Business/Administration, Information Systems, Computer Science, Education, Information Technology, MBA, Graduate

Skills for Manager, Financial Systems

Desired skills for manager, financial systems include:

Microsoft Office and strong technical proficiency in Excel and Access
Finance functional areas
Accounting
Finance and accounting domain
Functional design and application delivery methodology
Generally accepted accounting principles
MS office
Outsourcing methodologies and operating models
Product management best practices
000 + employees

Desired experience for manager, financial systems includes:

Experience implementing ERP systems projects (PeopleSoft Financials preferred)
Experience with Finance business process and systems
Knowledge of Project Management Methodologies (Waterfall required, Agile desired)
Experience facilitating large user workshops
Experience managing organization change and communication preferred
Project management certification (e.g., PMI, PMP) desired

Manager, Financial Systems Examples

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Manager, Financial Systems Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a manager, financial systems. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for manager, financial systems
  • Organize Dodd and Frank Stress Testing initiative by working closely with various business groups and accounting while ensuring controls are in place
  • Manage all IT applications in alignment with group’s compliance requirements for SAP In-House-Bank (IHC), SAP Bank Communication Manager, SAP Cash Management, SAP Liquidity Analyser, Grape BI system for treasury related applications (like SAP Liquidity Planner and Exposure), Bank Account Manager (BAM), Treasury Management System (TMS), interfaces to market and trade platforms (Bloomberg, VWD ,360T, Misys) in cooperation with Global IT
  • Cooperate with treasury colleagues in jointly managing SAP Cash Management, SAP In House Bank, SAP Communication Manager and TMS in partnership with the business
  • Enhance and create new working methods for treasury processes and treasury systems, cash management, payment processes, treasury reporting, exposure forecast
  • Ensure all dimensional changes to the system are maintained on a daily, monthly, quarterly or annual basis
  • Partner with IT team on operations, maintenance, security, development, upgrade and support of all Hyperion applications
  • Oversees the Hyperion administration function and manages the day-to-day Hyperion EPM activities
  • Partner with Hyperion IT Architect to work with key stakeholders and end users to effectively determine needs, define business requirements and expand functionality and optimize usage of the applications
  • Lead systems projects and enhancements, including gathering of requirements, blueprint, configuration, implementation, testing training and post implementation support in partnership with IT Hyperion Architect
  • Monitor, recommend and implement improvements to current reporting methodologies within the finance department
Qualifications for manager, financial systems
  • Oversee BPC platform until the integration of Hyperion is finalized
  • Ownership of the company-wide Hyperion platform
  • Work with key stakeholders and end users to effectively determine needs, define business requirements and expand functionality and usage of the system
  • Lead system projects and enhancement requests, including gathering of requirements and best practices, blueprint, configuration, implementation, testing, training, and post-implement support
  • Oversee the operations, maintenance, security, development, upgrade and support of all Hyperion applications
  • Maintain awareness of the most recent best practices and Hyperion product development
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Manager, Financial Systems Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of manager, financial systems. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for manager, financial systems
  • Led the design of testing and training for new system, forecasting, and reporting
  • Prepare and disseminate detailed work assignments of subordinates after obtaining approval by immediate manager
  • Work with IT staff and Billing SMEs to develop the resolution of complex user /system issues/requests
  • Participate as a lead member of the finance team on project related tasks while ensuring the completion of all day to day issues / requests are resolved in a timely manner
  • Manage business requirements and user acceptance of system changes
  • Manage the process to ensure all customization requirements are fully gathered and documented, and are properly designed and tested by IT staff
  • Manage the process to ensure that process documents are effectively designed, and create any missing documentation as necessary
  • Manage the process to ensure that all UAT testing scenarios are properly created and approved
  • Oversee and ensure that all manuals for end user training are developed
  • Ensure support to end-users and, where appropriate, that training is organized
Qualifications for manager, financial systems
  • At least 5 years of experience with Hyperion - Essbase, Planning, WFM, FDMEE
  • Experience with global roll-outs of processes and experience in multi-time zone, multi-currency, multi-cultural environments
  • Ability to comprehend and analyze financial statements, financial journals, reports, reconciliations, and other related documents
  • Must have knowledge of project management approaches, tools and phases of the project lifecycle
  • Must be able to use a computer with a high degree of proficiency (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
  • Must have full life cycle project management experience in software development environment
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Manager, Financial Systems Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of manager, financial systems. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for manager, financial systems
  • Own end-to-end process for individual projects overall project roadmap
  • Develop business requirements, technical design documents, project plans, test plans
  • Coordination with Financial Reporting and Other Departments to ensure that all pertinent financial information is accurately and timely reflected in the Company's General Ledger
  • Conducts budget and financial data analysis
  • Product cost/price
  • New product item setup
  • New Walmart store setup
  • Forecast modeling
  • Field selling material materials
  • Building quarterly and annual business plans
Qualifications for manager, financial systems
  • Must have experience in customizing, integrating and/or implementing large scale enterprise software applications
  • Experience in Windows Servers, Redhat Linux, Active Directory, Microsoft Lync, SQL Server database, Cisco ASA Firewall, Cisco Switches and Avaya IP Phones
  • Experience in implementation of any enterprise-wide solutions
  • Ability to articulate requirements to various audiences including software engineers and management
  • At least 3 years' extensive experience with Hyperion application development, support and maintenance with Oracle Hyperion Essbase objects, especially ASO applications
  • 2-4 years of experience in Hyperion reporting to include HFM, Planning and/or Essbase
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Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of manager, financial systems. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for manager, financial systems
  • Support domestic banking RFP for U.S. and Canadian banking activity
  • Support in the configuration of banking reporting, creating rules for automatic posting and reconciliation in ERP system, partnering with Financial Institutions/vendors and global finance teams
  • Implement automated AP/AR process standardization globally
  • Establishment of Cash Clearing Account structure and related global change management
  • Oversee Foreign Currency aspects of FMS implementation and application to finance processes and systems, including local currency billing and recording hedging activity
  • Partner with global cross functional partners to assess and determine regulatory requirements
  • Act as a functional IT conduit to the Treasury team
  • 5-8 years of work experience in Finance, Treasury, and Information Technology
  • Ability to drive process and system transformation and deliver end-to-end Finance solutions
  • Ability to blend functional and technical expertise to drive project delivery and communicate across both the Business and IT teams
Qualifications for manager, financial systems
  • Knowledge of NoetixViews and Oracle EBS base tables a plus
  • Strong oral and written communication skills good interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to coordinate and effectively lead meetings with various stakeholders to resolve complex issues, drive project progress, solicit input, confirm agreements
  • 10+ years of progressive experience including 5+ years of experience working with financial systems, within a public company environment
  • US-GAAP-Experience, Finance Analysis, MS-Office, SAP, Oracle, iScala & HFM experience
  • Dealing with ambiguity to discover the true requirements underlying new feature requests
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Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of manager, financial systems. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for manager, financial systems
  • Collaborate with business leaders and IT departments for continuous process and system improvements to drive business initiatives
  • Provide regular system updates to business users community on operational, project, enhancement and maintenance status
  • Owner of “Report Web” our field facing reporting tool including troubleshooting and/or modifying existing reports partnering with the field and IT on creating new reporting
  • Work with cross-product application teams to ensure proper billing, pricing, and financial needs are being met
  • Presents to senior leadership on product roadmap, data analysis and customer/market behavior
  • Interfaces regularly with customers and users to develop a understanding of their needs
  • Coordinates closely with Product Leadership, Engineering Leadership, and the CTO on product delivery and rollout
  • Lead or facilitate the planning process, provide oversight of functionality delivery, resolve escalated issues, and facilitate communication on any critical issues
  • Drive process designs based on leading practices that support cross functional teams, and optimize against stakeholder requirements
  • This leadership position oversees Turner's financial systems support and reporting team, providing oversight of support and administration activities
Qualifications for manager, financial systems
  • Significant experience project managing the deployment and enhancement of enterprise application systems
  • Superior presentation skills, both in development of compelling stories and in presenting at all levels to both the customer and within the internal organization
  • Project management experience with system upgrades and conversions
  • Direct experience with system applications that run on iSeries and server-based platforms
  • Database query and report writing experience
  • Minimum 5 years experience in financial systems, sales forecasting and finance preferred

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