Microsoft Corporation Director – Services Finance BI Solutions Team in Redmond, Washington

Director – Services Finance BI Solutions Team

Are you looking to grow your finance career at Microsoft? Do you want to join a high-performing team that works hard to cultivate a positive team culture while driving meaningful business impact? Join the Enterprise Services finance team charged with supporting Microsoft’s Enterprise Services business! Enterprise Services plays a critical role in helping large customers realize the value of the Microsoft products they have purchased.

We're looking for an energetic individual passionate about driving the Business Intelligence and Reporting activities for the Microsoft Services and CSS Finance Teams. The successful candidate will have a background in financial report creation and a deep

understanding of database design and how data flows through hierarchies and financial systems to populate financial reports. We are seeking a leader who can improve current processes as well as proactively identify and solve for future needs.

This leader will work closely with senior finance management to drive definition, creation and maintenance of key reporting solutions and reports. Additionally, the BI Solutions team provides budgeting and forecasting tool support for Microsoft Services HQ and Field.

This role will be tightly integrated to all activities owned by FP&A team. Deep understanding of the Services business will be needed to add value in reporting design. This person will be working at all levels of the organization therefore clear communication skills and ability to formulate problem and proposed solution will be critical.

Responsibilities

  • Manage and improve the existing finance tools and report used by Services

  • Responsible for creation and publication of monthly financial review deck, as well as the monthly close reports, the quarterly business review materials and other standard reports

  • Own the Forecast and Budget tool, corporate feeds and reporting

  • Drive tool & reporting roadmaps

  • Establish and maintain a reporting rhythm within Services Finance

  • Develop Ad-Hoc Reporting and Analysis that matches business needs and drive business requirements and implementation for standard solution when applicable

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in finance, accounting, financial reporting or systems related areas

  • Bachelors degree, MBA preferred

  • Highly proficient in Excel

  • Experience in SQL and Power BI

Other/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to translate unstructured business problem into concise reporting output

  • Broad-based finance experience with strong understanding of financial planning & analysis functions, preferably in the high-tech industry and in large companies

  • Strong cross-group skills are critical for this role, especially driving for results from others who may have different goals and commitments. Experience leading virtual teams and the ability to develop internal and external relationships

  • Proven ability to manage projects independently in a complex organizational environment and work on several diverse projects at the same time

  • Strong communication skills

  • Excellent attention to details

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 at https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest .

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