Red Hat Director, Financial Planning and Analysis in Raleigh, North Carolina
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The Red Hat Global Business Finance team is looking for a Financial Planning and Analysis Director to join us in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will support the Vice President of Global Strategic Programs area, in all matters related to financial planning and analytics. You’ll work closely with the business leadership, providing business insights through analytical data and experience. As a Director, you will help plan, perform, and implement process improvement initiatives while organizing and facilitating cross-functional and geographically distributed teams. Your key role will be developing the global and regional support teams to become even better business advisors throughout the organization. You’ll need to have great communication and leadership skills for this role, as collaboration across the organization is key for this position.
Primary job responsibilities
Actively manage, organize, and focus on achieving timely results
Become a true business partner to the Global Strategic Programs team by providing actionable insights around the business through reliable and accurate analytics
Grow and develop the global team as well as the regional teams in order to improve insights and analytics to the business
Work with managers and executives across Red Hat’s teams like Operations, IT, Finance, Products and Technologies (PnT), etc., to lead solid planning and forecast models
Assess financial ROI for key initiatives within the organization to provide guidance to the business
Anticipate short and long-term business needs and create achievable action plans to meet the desired outcomes
Bachelor's degree in business administration, economics, engineering, computer science, or finance
10+ years of management or leadership experience in a financial, operational, or analytical environment; working closely with sales and services organizations, managing teams supporting these areas preferably within the IT industry
Demonstrated experience working and managing cross-functional and cross-regional teams
Experience building and guiding sales investment plans, ROI, and productivity measurements
Experience managing sales forecasts and strategic initiatives
Excellent people management skills, including mapping career paths and practicing motivational behaviors
Ability to understand complex business logic (financial and strategic) and translating it into consumable terms to support strategic decisions
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Availability to work extended hours during periods of high demand
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Job ID 66465