4 days old
2018-02-132018-03-15

Sr. Finance Manager

MetLife
Cary, NC
Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary







**Role Value Proposition:**







We are seeking an experienced Finance Manager to support the Digital Sales and Service Integration team responsible for the global digitization of MetLifes sales and service platforms. This role will be responsible for working across key stakeholders to manage a complex IT portfolio to insure budget/forecast accuracy, insure effective resource management and develop critical insights to support business optimization. This role will be a key part of a high-performing team driving transformative change. The ideal candidate will leverage their expertise to collaborate across multiple areas, explore and embrace new opportunities to drive change and initiate improvements in a variety of work processes.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Serve as the primary financial and accounting resource for the Digital Sales and Servicing Integration IT organization.Perform monthly financial and operational reporting across large, complex IT portfolio working with various partners to capture key inputs and reconcile data.



+ Work closely with partners to ensure all financial and operational inputs are appropriately accounted for in the proper periods and that budgets/forecasts reflect current plans.



+ Analyze monthly financial statements vs budget/forecast and participate in monthly financial/operating reviews.Be the "go to" person for queries into KPIs across different functions and initiatives.



+ Understand and facilitate the integration of business processes, people, and relevant technology in order to identify, configure, and simplify financial management process.Partner with internal customers to implement performance management rhythms.



+ Conduct current state assessments, develop gap assessments and design/implement process improvements. Act as a change agent to increase operational effectiveness.



+ Facilitate tracking and communication of useful information to support business decision-making



+ Collaborate with program owners to develop annual budgets and strategic operating plans.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







+ Skilled at managing multiple projects against tight timelines with excellent data organization, analytical and interpretation skills with ability to distill complex analysis for senior leadership



+ Demonstrated business insight with ability to think strategically and analytically



+ Advanced Excel skills along with strong financial systems and business application knowledge



+ Experience delivery process improvements and enhanced controls in support of transformative change activity



+ Adept at juggling competing priorities, delivering on time results and demonstrating ownership/accountability for financial performance



+ Strong attention to detail



+ Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment







**Required:**







+ Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, Accounting or relevant field with a solid understanding of applied accounting and finance concepts; master's degree in business administration is a plus



+ 6-8+ years of progressive financial experience, including financial planning and analysis; experience supporting an IT organization



+ Ability to be effective in a cross-functional, matrixed organization.



+ Self-starter working in an unstructured work environment.







**_At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers._**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**







Requisition #: 94644

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