Siemens are recruiting a Finance Manager to join our Global Business Services (GBS) team. As Finance Manager you will have responsibility for the strategy and execution of commercial matters including budget, costing, pricing and savings. You will also be involved in driving forward, finance digitalisation topics across the organisation.
Global Business Services is an entrepreneurial Services Company that provides services to other Siemens units with a strong ambition to take its services to the external marketThe GBS portfolio that this role supports includes a wide range of Business Services including Purchase2Pay, Opportunity2Cash, Record2Report and Business Solutions.
What part will you play:
Provide business partnering / customer relationship management to the GBS business lines and our customers
Manage the relationship with back office colleagues in other locations, thus ensuring seamless service delivery.
Supporting the financial aspects of GBS projects
Drive process standardisation and digitalisation to ensure quality and cost efficiency in service delivery.
Ensure the availability of a reliable commercial information base (budgeting, forecasting, costing, pricing, reporting, productivity and saving management) to support relevant management decisions for the UK
Analyse and execute the business area's inputs into the planning and reporting process, including the annual budget cycle, quarterly forecast cycle, profit/loss, balance sheet and cash flow reporting
Support the business in achieving the financial KPIs (Costs, Profit, Savings and headcount), consolidating the regional results
Responsible for the financial consolidation activity across the region
Participate in the compliance culture of the business by owning the processes for risk management, internal control, audit, , financial reporting and tax compliance
Ensure support in closing audit findings and implementation of control measures for internal and external audits
Provide point of contact support to the GBS business line leaders, and their service line managers for all commercial topics
What you need to make real what matters:
Qualified Accountant (CIMA / ACCA / ACA) or equivalent
Experienced business partner / customer relationship management
Experience with managing an offshore back office
Experience in a similar role with responsibility for budgeting, forecasting and reporting
IT Literate, experienced user of Microsoft Office and SAP
Ability to work closely with all disciplines within the business and explain financial data to non- finance professionals.
Excellent communication skills to effectively build relationships with colleagues across the region
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