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Senior Project Manager Finance Process Reinventor

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At IBM, we know that transformation drives change, and it is in our DNA to continuously transform. Our Business Transformation Consultants help drive large scale change that spans IBM business units and geographies. As a part of this team, you will have the unique opportunity to be a part of driving IBMs ongoing transformation as a company that continuously innovates and leads the market.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Do you want to be on the cutting-edge of applying automation, augmented intelligence, predictive analytics, and blockchain to accelerate finance and accounting organizations across industries? Do you want to collaborate with CFOs and finance leadership to create a transformative mindset? Do you have a passion for leading project teams to successful delivery? This role might be for you!

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

IBM Services is hiring a Senior Project Manager with subject matter expertise in Finance Process Reinvention to join our Finance Transformation consulting teamwork with leading companies across Communications, Distribution, Industrial, and Health Care Life Science sectors.

Responsibilities include:

  • Orchestrate effective revisioning workshops leveraging Design Thinking principles

  • Direct Finance process evaluation and identification of process improvement, technology enablement, risk mitigation, operating model options that drive world class operational excellence

  • Lead both short-term and long-term transformation projects and teams to successful delivery coordinating across process, technology, data science and change work streams

  • Develop transformation roadmaps based on clear business case and detailed project plans leveraging Agile and Garage development techniques

  • Create a program office to manage roadmap implementation and delivery

  • Mentor staff

  • Innovate to create new solutions and methods

  • Drive business development efforts

Project domains include:

  • Transformation strategy and operating model design

  • Process digitization and cognitive enablement

  • Captive / outsourced / hybrid shared services, deploying a contact center model

  • Client analytics and insights driven by cognitive agents and advanced analytics

  • Financial planning and reporting, Record to Report, Procure to Pay, Order to Cash

  • Intelligent automation from robotic process automation to cognitive agents/AI to blockchain

In this role, you will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients and will be required to travel up to 75%.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Degree in Finance or Accounting with CPA / MBA preferred

  • 3 years of working within industry finance with experience in project and program management and stakeholder management responsibilities

  • 3 years of experience leading in process reengineering, systems implementations, or other multi-disciplinary project-oriented work incorporating business, operations and technology 3 year of experience in management/advisory consulting (strategy or operations consulting, pre-implementation)

  • 5+ years cumulative industry and consulting experience

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Cross-industry experience (e.g. communications, distribution, industrial, life sciences)

  • Experience with automation, predictive analytics, blockchain, and ERP platforms

  • Familiarity with SAP S4HANA / Workday / Oracle ERP platforms and best of breed planning / budgeting / forecasting / analytics applications; awareness of third-party process support applications

  • Full-project lifecycle systems implementation

  • Familiarity with experience process design and agile delivery techniques

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter business by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-09-12 Expires: 2019-10-13

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