Finance Manager

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  • United States, Redmond, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : October 22, 2020
  • Apply Before : November 21, 2020
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Job Description

Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. You can help us achieve our mission.

The Office Consumer Services Finance team helps to define the experience of millions of consumers who use our free offerings to bring their ideas to life and accomplish more, organize their time, and connect with others. We are looking for a highly motivated individual ready to jump in quickly to help our partners create more fans for Microsoft while achieving the necessary financial goals that enable us to continue investing in our free and paid services.

Our team acts as financial stewards for the Office Consumer freemium portfolio and partners closely with engineering, marketing, and other finance teams to create a healthy freemium model. Our portfolio includes services that have been around for a while and continue to innovate, as well as new services to expand the value of our free and paid subscriptions.


Responsibilities

We are looking for a Finance Manager to join our team. You will be working with a wide variety of marketing and engineering stakeholders, helping to optimize decision-making frameworks around providing world-class experiences for our users while being fiscally responsible and striving to exceed their business goals. In addition, you’ll be working with other fantastic finance teams at Microsoft to ensure accurate financials for close, forecast, and long-range strategic plans. Your day-to-day will be a robust mix of business partnership, analytics, and controllership with revenue and gross margin ownership for several offerings within our consumer productivity services portfolio.
Key areas of responsibility include (but are not limited to):
  • Influence a wide variety of stakeholders across functions (engineering, finance, and marketing) and levels of seniority to drive the business forward, every day, with driver-based storytelling which adapts to your audience.
  • Manage the financial health of the business with reliable close reporting, insightful analysis, and accurate forecasting for the current year.
  • Articulate and frame the future shape of the business through cross- team efforts to drive target setting and budgeting for the next fiscal year.
  • Develop data-driven models to inform product roadmap and investment decisions to maximize return on investment (ROI) for Microsoft’s Office Consumer business.
  • Bring curiosity every day to identify ways we can improve monetization in ways big (new releases) and small (A/B testing and experimentation) and hold the business accountable for results.
  • Partner with the engineering and cost of goods sold (COGS) Finance teams to find opportunities to reduce costs and increase gross margin while continuing to offer best-in-class services to consumers.


Qualifications

  • 4+ years of relevant work experience in financial analysis, forecasting, controllership, or another analytical-type role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance. Also open to candidates with undergraduate degrees in other disciplines if accompanied by experience or Master’s in Business, Accounting or Finance.
  • Proven track record of a desire to learn and grow, and deep belief that we can achieve much more by bringing people together inclusively.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple priorities in a fast-changing and matrixed environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to be tenacious and approach problem solving from multiple angles.
  • Successful record of driving a business to achieve or beat financial targets.
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to communicate financial concepts in a simple way.
  • Proven communication and influencing skills.
  • Proficiency with Office (especially Excel), Microsoft or similar internal corporate reporting systems, Power BI (preferred).

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.

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  • Post Date : October 21, 2020
  • Apply Before : November 20, 2020
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  • 5+ years of experience in Finance, Accounting, Forecasting, or Budgeting
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Desired

  • Wireless Telecom experience
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  • Experience with SAP/BPC, Hyperion, or Equivalent
  • Working knowledge of Business Objects, SQL, Database or other reporting tool

Education
Minimum Required

  • Bachelors Degree. Finance, Business Administration, Management, Accounting, Economics, Engineering. Master’s degree preferred


Minimum Qualifications

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • High School Diploma or GED

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    • Post Date : October 14, 2020
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    • Bring an inclusive mindset to truly understand needs of your internal stakeholders and seek out different perspectives
    • Ability to “think outside the box” and not be hindered by how things have been done in the past
    • Ability to simplify the complex and influence without authority
    • Excellent cross-group collaboration skills, including the ability to comfortably communicate with senior management at Microsoft
    • Strong Excel, analytical and visual reporting skills are critical for success
    • Ability and curiosity to quickly learn Microsoft business and sales/credit operations is a plus

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