newjersey | Finance Manager Planning & Forecasting - Verizon in Newton, NJ

Finance Manager Planning & Forecasting - Verizon

  • Verizon Wireless
  • $105,110.00 - 163,220.00 / Year *
  • 920 East End Rd
  • Newton, NJ 07860
  • Full-Time
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What youll be doing...

At Verizon, we are building a world-class Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) organization. We have begun a comprehensive program to streamline processes, enhance systems, realign the organization and add opportunities for personal skill-building and professional growth. Were finding new ways to add value and provide strategic support. This is the kind of work we do. We want to build leading FP&A practices within Verizon, setting the stage to become the place any FP&A professional wants to work. You can become a catalyst for change.

FP&A Corporate and Business Unit Team

Move beyond compiling data and help tell the story behind the numbers. The Business Unit facing positions offer opportunities to drive better business partnering and insights, while growing your FP&A leadership and interpersonal skills. You are considered a business partner and your contributions will make a difference. Youll become involved in, but not limited to, pricing decisions and new initiatives to develop new products and services. You can have an impact on new business growth opportunities through development of business case scenarios.

You will be responsible for preparing financial and economic analysis for senior management to determine the viability of standard pricing, device promotions, loyalty programs, customer incentives and other investment initiatives for the Business segment. In this role you will gain a thorough understanding of Verizon Wireless financials and operations in order to make the best-informed decisions possible. You will independently interact with multiple Headquarter departments and the three Markets within the company. Key responsibilities will include;

  • Develop financial models, tools and corresponding assumptions used to evaluate the profitability and shareholder value of customer acquisition and retention initiatives.
  • Support the financial analysis requirements of Business initiatives and Headquarter departments including; Marketing, Network, Strategic Planning, IT and Customer Service.
  • Analyze the financial profitability of new and existing products and services through the development of business cases and Net Present Value models as well as annual impact to revenue and EBITDA.
  • Perform rate of return and economic analysis for ad hoc business issues.
  • Prepare financial presentation materials and formal business case documents for use with senior management.
  • What were looking for...

    Youll need to have:

  • A Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Project management experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Even better if you have:

  • A Master's in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
  • Experience in the technology and/or telecommunications industry.
  • A professional certification (e.g. CPA, CMA).
  • A high degree of analytical capability with the demonstrated ability to structure business case around a high-level strategic vision.
  • Strong strategic skills, with the proven ability to identify and assess key points, implications and recommendations.
  • An advanced knowledge of corporate financial planning, reporting & analysis, and costing/profitability methodologies and processes.
  • Demonstrated in depth knowledge of common business and cost drivers, financial statement analysis, and deep-dive analysis.
  • Knowledge of FASB and SEC requirements, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, tax reporting and accounting practices and International Financial Reporting.
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives, root cause analysis and project management.
  • Experience in Essbase, Smart View, Hyperion Planning, and Hyperion Strategic Finance.
  • Experience leading large and complex team projects with minimal supervision.
  • When you join Verizon...

    Youll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering Americas fastest and most reliable network, were leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but were about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.


    Associated topics: account, accounting manager, audit, assets, billing, cash, financial, financial analyst, financial planning, financial services


    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.