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

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Job Description:

The FP&A group is currently seeking a Senior Manager Financial Planning & Analysis – Print Group to support our business partners in the Print Operations team. The Print Operations team is integral to the printing, production and delivery of over 1m WSJ copies daily across the continental US. The successful candidate will help develop, communicate and monitor departmental and product budgets and forecasts. The candidate will also aid business partners in assessing the financial impact of their recommendations and strategy by regularly developing, analyzing and presenting business case models.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that accurate and timely monthly financial and quarterly results are provided

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the relevant cost drivers and trends, and explain/report these to senior management

  • Ensure that accurate and timely monthly forecasts are provided

  • Take ownership for project work from end to end (collection of data, creation of model/analysis of trends, identification of key issues, and turn this into a management level presentation) - to drive strategic decisions within the business

  • Oversee an analyst

  • Develop detailed financial models and analyses

  • Report on the financial implications of business/strategic decisions and identify potential systems and data improvements.

  • Ensure that business support is given to Print Operations Department Managers and strong business relationships are maintained.

Skills & Experience

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills

  • Excellent communication skills - both written and oral

  • Demonstrated ability in managing multiple Senior Stakeholders within a medium to large organization

  • Planning and organizational skills including effective time management

  • Advanced excel and analytical skills a must

  • Experience managing and developing staff

  • CPA, MBA or Bachelors degree in accounting preferred

  • SAP system experience preferred

  • 7+ years of relevant Commercial Finance experience

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Business Area: FINANCE

Job Category: Finance Group

About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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Req ID: 18342

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