Senior Finance Manager Monthly Financial Reporting

GE Aviation
United States
19 Jun 2019
21 Jun 2019
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Full time
Role Summary: The Senior Finance Manager for monthly financial reporting is a senior member of the Aviation Controllership team. This role is responsible for global process design, accounting operations and financial planning and analysis across Aviation for the monthly financial reporting initiative. This role will also collaborate with other project team members to drive process standardization and simplification, performance optimization, IT automation, control enhancement, and personnel training.
Essential Responsibilities: Key Objectives:
  • Improve visibility to financial results within a quarter, strengthening the linkage between operational execution and financial performance to drive proactive business actions.
  • Establish financial processes to measure and report complete, accurate and relevant monthly financial information at a target completion date of LCD+7 business days.
  • Simplify Aviations financial processes to reduce workload throughout the quarter and improve forecasting accuracy.

  • Global process ownership for Aviation Controllership, accounting operations and financial planning and analysis related to the monthly financial reporting initiative
  • Responsible for overall design and wing–to–wing process standardization, simplification, and optimization across accounting and FP&A, including development of global standards, operating procedures, and automation
  • Communication of best practices
    Development of finance short–term and long–term goals to execute on projects, delivering communication strategy to Aviation finance teams, and participating in stand–up meetings with Finance Executive team.
  • Lead & execute standardization and simplification projects that deliver speed, quality, and cost benefits
  • Collaboration with Aviation Controllership, FP&A, Finance IT, and Division Finance at a regional & global level.
  • Partner with Aviation Finance to ensure open lines of communication related to project progression

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of 5 additional years of experience in Finance
Desired Characteristics:
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects.
  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.
  • Established project management skills.
About Us: At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether were manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the worlds toughest problems. Join us and youll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here youll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting–edge technology and processes. Whether its the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, weve got the state–of–the–art resources to make those innovations a reality. If youre passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.

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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications: GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations: United States;Ohio;Evendale;