Charles Schwab Finance Manager, Technology in Lone Tree, Colorado
Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124
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As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.
The Schwab Technology Services (STS) Finance Manager opportunity is a vital member of the Technology and Operations Finance organization. This high profile position provides direct financial oversight and decision support for areas within Corporate Information Technology (CIT) including Digital Workplace, Sales & Service Technology and Business Process Management. In addition, you will work across the Finance organization. With your analytics and financial savvy, you'll liaise between the Finance team and the functional areas it supports. You will resolve issues related to forecasting, planning and resource prioritization and you will help create and translate business case analyses into easy-to-understand presentations.
What you’ll do:
Relationship/thought partnership with technology leaders at all levels (including senior management) in multiple geographical locations.
Build and maintain financial models to inform decision making.
Facilitate ongoing forecasting and the annual budgeting process (revenue, expense & personnel).
Lead monthly close process around expenses, personnel and related metrics.
Help drive business decisions or influence technology investment decisions including Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).
Perform other financial reporting needs as required by the business, ad-hoc analysis and projects.
What you have:
BA/BS in Finance or Accounting with a minimum 6-8 years of relevant Financial Planning & Analysis experience.
Demonstrated aptitude to think strategically and advise senior business managers on a broad set of decisions. Must be able to devise and articulate solutions to a wide range of business problems and deliver high-quality and actionable results against often unstructured and ad-hoc work deliverables.
Excellent communication (written / verbal) and interpersonal skills with strong presentation / PowerPoint experience. You must be comfortable partnering with staff and management at senior officer level and work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment. Outstanding client focus is a must.
Strong financial analysis, modeling and data manipulation skills, proficiency with key finance concepts (variance analysis, investment / cash-flow analysis, etc.) and attention to detail.
Strong PC skills, including proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and financial modeling. Experience sourcing data from database applications and working efficiently with large data sets.
Prior experience supporting an IT organization and knowledge of Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
MBA or similar degree
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package.
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts.
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program.
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions.
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships.
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life.
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Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.
Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: Financial Services-6+ yrs, Analyst/Strategy-6+ yrs, Accounting and Finance-6+ yrs
Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Friday, July 14, 2017
Expiration Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017