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Director, Finance Strategic Ledger Program Transformation Office Lead

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Citi

15d ago

  • Job
    Full-time
    Expert Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • New York City

Requirements

  • 15+ years of relevant work experience with global corporations and financial services experience gained in Banking or in an associated consulting role
  • 10+ years of experience in implementing Technology Enabled Transformation or Digital Transformations in the Financial Services industry
  • Proven track record of significant organizational transformations and SaaS enabled ERP transformations (Oracle, SAP, Workday)
  • 10+ years’ experience in successfully managing complex projects and programs which include external suppliers through the full project lifecycle, from conception through rollout and ongoing support.
  • High proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel for reporting and PowerPoint for presentation development
  • Preferred:
  • Experience with SaaS enabled ERP transformations (Oracle, SAP, Workday)
  • Leadership Experience as a Process or Product Owner within a Chief Accounting Officer, Controllership and Finance Shared Services Organization is preferred.
  • Project Management certifications e.g., PMP (Project Management Professional), Agile Certifications or equivalent is a strong plus.
  • Education:
  • Bachelors’ degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Management, Engineering, or related field is required

Responsibilities

  • Program Management Oversight of Oracle Strategic Implementations
  • Oversee planning and execution of future release releases
  • Management of Program Governance Function
  • Support Strategic Planning and Program Leadership in the definition of the future roadmap
  • Carry out proactive risk management, mitigation planning, and resolutions
  • Collate weekly status reports submitted by workstream leads and provide insightful, constructive feedback/challenge
  • Manage/Facilitate/Participate in the strategic ledger governance meetings and lead Program Office workstream deliverables including Integrated Project Plan
  • Provide oversight to workstream intra- and inter-dependencies across stakeholder groups including System Integrators
  • Lead/Manage workstream communications, prepare and present FB&R updates to senior management forums.
  • Demonstrate extensive understanding of project and program management principles, methods, and techniques.
  • Build strong relationships with Program Office Leaders, Program Sponsors and Technology Leaders
  • Management engagement with Internal Audit
  • Ensure adhere to Citi Policies and Procedures
  • Ensure consistency of deliverables and artifacts across all workstreams
  • Participate in resourcing, financial management and vendor management activities to ensure program is operating within budget
  • Ensure provisioning of necessary project tools (SharePoint, JIRA, SmartSheets, etc) by collaborating with internal IT teams who own respective tools

Finance
Industry
10,001+
Employees
1998
Founded Year

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