Finance Director & Business Partner, Regional Accounts
The Finance Director & Business Partner is a member of the upper management team responsible to IFS VP Finance. This position provides true commercial and strategic counseling and feedback to the Account Directors, along with initiating process improvements, transition developments and special projects. In addition, this position will manage monthly financial compliance and ensure all accounts are recorded to the IFRS requirements for the assigned region.
PRINCIPLE DUTIES Advise the Senior Management Team on decisions relating to the financial performance of the account Contractual Expert for the contract, know scope of work in depth on all levels Direct link between Operations and Finance by actively identifying all significant contract risks and opportunities, prioritizing activities to secure opportunities and mitigate risks, keep business fully informed and aware Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost reduction opportunities Understand, implement, and drive consistency and compliance in all ISS systems, policies, and procedures Monthly financial close and analysis of current month results as well as forward looking forecast to include a gap closing plan if necessary Manage the budget, estimate and forecasting processes by formulating strategic and long-term business plans Ensure financial compliance to the contract requirements
REQUIREMENTS Bachelors degree in business administration or closely related field 10+ years of experience in a corporate finance role Demonstrates professional and political aptitude Problem solving skills and initiative Ability to work in a demanding environment Strong computer proficiency skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)