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Senior Manager, Finance FP&A

Senior Manager, Finance FP&A

Job ID 
557346
Location 
US-NJ-Newark
Posted Date 
7/11/2017
Company 
Audible, Inc.
Position Category 
Finance & Accounting
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Job Description

Audible Finance seeks a Sr. Finance Manager to support new initiatives, manage automation of global TM1 planning tool, assist with prioritizing initiatives related to agile software methodology, decision support, identify and quantify financial/operational Risks and Opportunities (R&O) to the business, and drive ad-hoc business projects, in addition to driving P&L management. This position will work closely with senior management and key business partners and will play an active role in influencing both financial and operational decisions. This role requires a self-starter with a strong financial modeling background, Project management expertise, problem solving skills, a keen attention to detail, ability to work in a fast-paced environment with ambiguous situations, and solid skills in people management and thought leadership. This role has regular interaction with various business units and requires strong people skills. The successful candidate must be able to think strategically, perform dive deep analytics and communicate effectively to senior management.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Building financial models and P&Ls for new business concepts, products, services, and partnerships and understand the impact to the overall business.
  • Act as a project manager for the continued automation of start to end global planning process with the TM1 planning system including gathering business requirements from all marketplaces and working with the developer to ensure the build meets the requirement.
  • Creating various initiatives and device P&L’s to understand true profitability.
  • Support the prioritization of initiative’s within various programs as part of on-going agile framework.
  • Deliver key analytics projects and create business models driving key insights for making critical business decisions.
  • Presenting financial models to senior management and provide strategic business decision support.

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in business, finance or a related field
  • 5-7 years of relevant finance experience with increasing levels of responsibility

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA preferred
  • Solid Project management experience
  • Advanced Excel modeling skills
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills
  • Strong track record of managing deliverables from multiple parties to meet challenging deadlines
  • Strong track record of business partnership
  • P&L management and/or analysis experience
  • The ability to self-motivate in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment with competing deadlines
  • Comfort with ambiguity and a willingness to work with a high degree of autonomy
  • Experience in a technology company or high-tech environment
  • Experience with cube engine tools (e.g. TM1, Cognos or Essbase)
  • Experience with SQL and data warehouse
  • Experience with Program Increment (PI) planning framework a plus

BENEFITS

We have a comprehensive benefits package. Here are some of the fun and meaningful perks we offer:
  • Daily catered lunch, Monday breakfast and juice bar, snacks and Friday happy hours
  • Free onsite gym and 25% fitness reimbursement
  • Seasonal sports clubs - basketball, hockey, soccer, volleyball, softball and more
  • Company sponsored events
  • Transit reimbursement, paid parking and shuttle service
  • Tuition assistance
  • Annual Amazon discount
  • Meaningful community involvement opportunities including mentoring interns, literacy tutoring and Audible Scholars, along with collaboration on start-up projects incubating in Newark Venture Partners

Audible, Inc. is the world’s largest seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information and educational programming. Since inventing and commercializing the first portable digital audio player in 1997, our focus on technological innovation and superior programming has earned us millions of subscribers around the world. We’re an Amazon subsidiary with a presence on four different continents, yet we maintain a startup vibe and small company feel. We offer more than 350,000 downloadable audiobooks, audio editions of periodicals, and other programs, and an escalating array of listening products that enrich daily life for a growing population of people who want to be more productive, well-informed, and thoughtfully entertained.

Audible is an Equal Opportunity Employer-Minority/ Female/ Disability/ Vet