Conduent Vice President, Finance in Florham Park, New Jersey

Vice President, Finance

Description

Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.

We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.

Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com .

The Finance VP reports to the VP of Global Finance and will work closely with Business Unit President and their executive team.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Direct commercial finance activities including strategic contracting, customer deal pursuit structure and pricing, and customer order to cash processes.

  • Collaborate with operating unit managers on major business decisions by providing finance specific insights.

  • Directs the development of sales forecasts and ensures their linkage across the annual budget and rolling forecasts.

  • Participates in the annual strategic planning process.

  • Direct the reporting, analysis and interpretation of financial and operational data for senior management, to include cost analysis, ROI, capital budgeting, profitability analysis, and pricing models.

  • Directs financial analysis at the highest level to evaluate potential investments, mergers and/or acquisitions, new products and business opportunities.

  • Reviews forecasts and trends in industry, sales, finance, general business conditions, and other related areas and makes recommendations for change where necessary.

  • Lead all financial planning and analysis activities for the segment and align processes and outputs with overall enterprise wide activities.

  • Establish processes and engagement with key support functions to maintain procedures to improve efficiency of the sector’s financial functions.

  • Manages the performance, recruitment, retention and development of finance staff including resources located in shared service centers.

  • Actively support significant finance transformation initiatives including broader leverage of low cost shared service resources, implementation of automation tools and best in class financial processes, and other key initiatives.

  • Manages special projects/project teams as assigned by the segment president and finance leadership.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Experience

He/she will have an expert knowledge of finance, FP&A, pricing, sales activities and new business pursuits, capital allocation and risk adjusted return, accounting, budgeting, performance management, and cost control principles. Superior communication skills with an ability to communicate complex issues in a crisp, clear and concise way will be ideal. In addition, having the ability to identify problems, formulate solutions, influence others, and drive results are important skills for this role. A Master’s degree is preferred.

  • Governance processes (FP&A, Accounting, & Operations)

  • Significant executive management engagement

  • Monthly / Quarterly / Annual forecast & reporting

  • Pricing strategy and complex deal structuring

  • Contract Management

  • Sub-Contractor administration

  • Invoicing & Cash cycle management

  • Facilities management & administration

  • Internal Control & Audit Processes

  • Impairment Analysis & Run Rate models

  • Meet client reporting requirements

Position Qualifications:

  • Finance executive with extensive experience in Technology, BPO, Services, or Financial transaction-oriented businesses.

  • Experience with complex programs, supplier and contract management, and internal controls.

  • Demonstrated success as Controller or Division/Corporate CFO with P&L responsibility > $1B

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business or related field required

  • CPA or MBA preferred.

  • Ability to work and communicate with all levels of management

  • Ability to cultivate and maintain strong working client relationships.

  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow.

  • Versatility, flexibility, enthusiasm, and a willingness to work within constantly-changing priorities.

  • Proven leadership and business acumen skills.

  • Prior experience in leading, developing, and motivating a direct team; including hiring and performance management.

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret economic conditions and relevant business-indicators, and to anticipate the impact on the Operation.

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form at https://downloads.conduent.com/content/usa/en/file/conduent-applicant-adaaa-referral-form.pdf .

Job Finance

Primary Location United States-New Jersey-Florham Park

Organization Conduent Corporate

Unposting Date Jun 4, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: 18007796