Advanced Digital Finance Analyst

29 Oct 2016
01 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Advanced Digital Finance Analyst will work on Projects linked to ERP implementations, GE Enterprise Standards compliance and more in general to digitization of the Finance function within the Water & Distributed Power business.

Essential Responsibilities

The Advanced Digital Finance Analyst will design processes and system modifications which are aligned to the GE Enterprise Standards and the financial requirements for controllership and management reporting.

As the Advanced Digital Finance Analyst, you will:

• Understand the various statutory accounting difference in multiple regions to design the proper set up for the NEW GL in SAP;
• Collaborate with management in developing technical & functional directions, setting objectives on solution to mitigate any operational or financial reporting risk;
• Implement work activities to set the foundation for the new GL implementation including plans, monitor progress, and report status;
• Identify key functional resources required for implementation of the enterprise plan and define path to meet aggressive timeline;
• Assure conformance to system architecture, operational process, and financial requirement. Including validation methods, standards and practices as established by GE W&DP management to meet the Enterprise Standard;
• Lead and develop analytics to support implementation include cutover reconciliation, process mapping, and documentation;
• Manage the local leads while leading the functional design, development and maintenance of SAP application modules (FI, CO) for business processes within established standards & documentation guidelines.
• Prepare user requirement documentation including current and proposed processes, functional specs, business/system interfaces and data flows between ERP systems and BI tools.
• Lead & develop standard finance process methodology within SAP structure using standard functionality.
• Apply LEAN methodologies to identify issues and inefficiencies related to the global finance hierarchy maintenance processes in the current financial & reporting systems and define a roadmap to drive system resolution.
• Acquire resources and coordinate the efforts of team members and consultants while leading segments of the projects.
• Communicate project expectations to team members and prepare for leadership engagement reviews.


• Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance from an accredited college or university • Very strong experience in a finance role, preferably controllership or auditing
• Fluent English

Desired Characteristics

• Master's Degree in Business Administration • Able to anticipate, identify, and resolve complex financial issues
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Ability to drive projects independently with minimal daily supervision
• Strong interpersonal and team engagement skills
• PC proficiency, SAP experience is preferred
• Established analytical and project management ability
• Influencing skill cross-functional & multilevel