View All Jobs/Careers

Dow Jones

We break stories, influence ideas, and advance business intelligence and cultural interest. We expose the events that turn markets, the digital breakthroughs that transform art, the demand that drives invention, as well as the political and societal passing moments and lasting consequences. We are the people of Dow Jones. From different fields, backgrounds and viewpoints we invite you to join us.

Examine the world and bring it to others.

reach out to us at <a href="mailto:TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com" target="_blank">TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com </a>. Please put “Reason

Job Information

Dow Jones Manager, FP&A, Business Planning in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The FP&A group is currently seeking a Manager to support our business focusing on financial planning and consolidation. The successful candidate will help develop, communicate, and monitor departmental and product budgets and forecasts with a keen eye on achieving the overall financial target. Their analysis will aid the Director of Business Planning to assess the financial impact of the business’s decision making at a consolidated level.

Responsibilities

  • Consolidate and create monthly, quarterly and yearly results and forecasts into management level presentations.

  • Assist budget and long range plan process to drive revenue growth and cost efficiency.

  • Maintain a good understanding of the revenue and cost drivers and trends, and prepare reports to senior management.

  • Maintain the FP&A group’s deadlines in order to deliver key consolidated reporting needs within the finance group and to our parent company.

  • Assist in driving project work from end to end (collection of data, creation of model/analysis of trends, and support identification of key issues and turning this into a management level presentation) to support strategic decisions within the business.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills, CPA or Bachelors degree in finance or accounting preferred.

  • Relevant Commercial Finance experience 5 years+.

  • Planning and organizational skills including effective time management.

  • High degree of proficiency in PC/computer skills including experience with various financial applications and reporting tools and with Excel and Word.

  • SAP and TM1 financial systems experience preferred.

  • Demonstrates initiative, good communication skills and a team player.

Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: FINANCE

Job Category: Finance Group

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

If you are a current employee at Dow Jones, do not apply here. Please go to the Career section on your Workday homepage and view "Find Jobs - Dow Jones." Thank you.

Req ID: 22562

DirectEmployers