Finance Analyst - Omaha

Verizon Media
20 Oct 2019
21 Oct 2019
Contract type
Full time
As Verizon's media unit, our brands like Yahoo, TechCrunch and HuffPost help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. With technologies like XR, AI, machine–learning, and 5G, we're transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising and technology.

Financial Analyst

Omaha, NE

A little about Verizon Media:
Verizon Media is a values–led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of 50+ media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, we are shaping the future of media.

Our mission:

  • Build brands consumers love
  • Build platforms customers love
  • Build a company talent loves

  • The Omaha Cost team is a unique finance team responsible for driving standardization and defining best practices to be leveraged globally for cost reporting, forecasting, planning, and many other processes. We partner with all of the business units within Verizon Media to provide analytical support for strategic decision making.

    In this role, you will support the Finance Director, partnering with various business units to drive standard processes. This will include working closely with all management levels to help manage all operational costs within the business groups. This role will also help drive many project initiatives that focus on process improvements and simplifications around how we report, forecast, and analyze costs. You will have the opportunity to work with the business units and Field Finance teams to drive this change throughout the company.

    Your Day

  • Month–end close reporting, research and analysis.
  • Monthly outlook preparation in cloud based Anaplan forecasting tool.
  • Microstrategy reporting, Payables Detail, General Ledger, Open Purchase Order, and Talent Acquisition dashboard reports.
  • Purchase requisition review and approvals.
  • Weekly headcount reporting by business unit.
  • Forecast and planning reporting and template creation.
  • Purchase requisition review and approvals.

  • You Must Have

  • Degree holder in Finance or Accounting.
  • Preferred 2 years FP&A experience.
  • Strong Excel skills and the ability to manipulate large amounts of data.
  • Detail oriented, with the ability to multi–task and prioritize.
  • Confident and articulate with excellent communication skills.
  • Hyperion Planning / Essbase and Oracle experience a plus.
  • Verizon Media is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please email or call . Emails/calls received for non–disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

    Currently work for Verizon Media? Please apply on our internal career site.