Director of Finance, Cloud Renewals

Oracle Corporation   •  

Redwood City, CA

Industry: Information Technology


11 - 15 years

Posted 179 days ago

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Position/Organization Overview:

The Global Business Finance Organization is responsible for supporting the company's executives and officers with financial and operational analysis to drive business decisions that contribute to the success and profitability of Oracle. We are currently searching for a Director of Finance for our North America Application Sales Organization, located in Redwood Shores or Rocklin, CA..

Leadership Characteristics:

  • Be a strategic thinker, hands-on and resourceful.
  • Passion for increasing efficiency, automation and working with new tools and systems.
  • Possess a strong work ethic and is high energy. Sense of urgency and a bias for action.
  • Be innovative, decisive and willing to challenge the status quo.
  • Be perceptive and must have strong interpersonal skills (written and verbal).
  • Able to build trust and credibility between finance and the management team.
  • Ability to drive change while still being collaborative and inclusive in nature.
  • Ability to be adaptable and manage competing responsibilities and deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Strong analytical & evaluation skills.
  • Proven ability to maintain integrity in a fast paced and challenging environment.
  • Ability to analyze and process high volumes of information and prepare meaningful management reporting and insight.
  • Proven ability and interest in leading and developing team.
  • Ability to span spectrum of strategy discussions to tactical process development and management.
  • Be the CFO!

Personal Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in Finance, Planning & Analysis, to include significant Inside Sales Finance focus.
  • Proven ability to successfully navigate and be effective in a highly matrixed organization.
  • Experience supporting Inside Sales organization
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting and/or Finance.
  • Relevant experience in software industry. Knowledge of industry and ability to articulate industry patterns and trends
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Serves as a financial advisor and business partner in managing the activities of the financial analyst staff. Ensures that global business processes and practices are followed in providing accurate financial analysis in support of Oracle's business to facilitate decision making and future business strategies. Manages a professional staff.

As a member of Oracle's finance organization, you will manage the finance team and drive key cross functional business practices such as management of the budget and forecasting processes. Your will prepare, administer, and direct the control of the budget. Review and approve recommendations for financial planning and control. Monitor divisions and subsidiaries adherence to budgets. Develop, implement, and integrate financial practices across multiple organizations and locations. Develop, recommend, and implement financial policies, practices, and process changes.

Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Serves as process owner; ability to identify cross-functional issues. Demonstrated leadership skills. 10 years relevant experience and BA/BS degree in Accounting or Finance preferred. CPA/MBA desired.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.