Director, Business SystemsÂ - Financials
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Director, Business Systems
will partner with
business executive stakeholders to lead numerous projects to increase
business efficiency and automate business processes through the
innovative Workday Financials platform.
This hands on
leadership role demands excellent knowledge of Finance business
processes and methodologies along with a strong financial analytics
& reporting background. The candidate will have direct experience
leading a prior financial system implementation, including its ongoing
day-to-day use to support the business. The ideal candidate will have
played a Finance Management role in a fast paced growth
Experience/ Skills Requirements
- Work closely with Finance business leaders to align
with strategic business roadmap.
- Manage a team of
Business Systems Analyst.
- Provide expert consulting to
Finance leaders regarding system capabilities and how it can
enable strategies of the organization.
- Leverage Finance
business knowledge and expertise to identify opportunities for
process & product improvements.
- Engage with other
functions, to consult and recommend technology enablement solution
and build functional technology rollout roadmaps.
with Workday product teams to influence product roadmap
- Work with Finance to develop and implement effective training
and communication programs.
- Develop and rollout key
analytics capabilities to managers & executives.
- Drive change management, release and support processes.
- Identify best practices and ensure high standards of quality
are maintained through effective quality control mechanisms.
- Bachelorâs degree in Finance, Accounting (or related field)
or equivalent experience required.
- 10+ years hands-on
- Experience leading a Financial System
- Requires excellent knowledge of accounting
principles and best practice, computer software for accounting,
financial statements and their preparation, payroll, reporting and
related financial systems.
- Extensive Analytics / Business
Intelligence experience; consulting with business partners to
recommend, define and implement analytics capabilities for
Finance, Managers and Executives.
- Excellent leadership,
interpersonal, teambuilding, and problem-solving skills.
- Must be a skilled communicator, with well-developed verbal,
written and presentation ability.
- Knowledge of Workday
Financials preferred. Otherwise, knowledge of other Financials
technology platforms required.
- Strong leadership,
analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving,
presentation, project management and planning skills.
- Customer service oriented with a demonstrated desire to exceed
expectations and the ability to serve multiple customers and
deliver an excellent experience.