Manager, IT Finance


Nottingham, MD

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 30 days ago

  by    John Melillo

***Position Located in the Hartford, CT Area***

Manager, IT Finance


  • Support the plan, build, stabilize and deployment of a Technical Business Management (TBM) process and system to move from allocating IT based on standard percentages to showing back, and eventually charging back, of IT costs based on services.
  • Coordinate monthly forecasting and actuals analysis for strategic functional transformation programs
  • A key partner to business-facing CIO's and leads for enterprise services, business services, corporate, applications and infrastructure
  • Lead process improvement activity for the Global IT Finance team

Major Responsibilities

· Provide input to the development of TBM framework, model and metrics for Company

  • Collaborate with internal and external team including program managers, portfolio managers, IT leads and business unit finance to enable effective rollout of roadmap strategy
  • Partner with IT leaders, service and application owners, finance representatives and functional lines of business to answer questions and understand needs for Bill of IT
  • Provide data analysis to determine effectiveness of rates
  • Support monthly close process, quarterly forecasts, annual strategic plans, operating plan and assist with short/long term performance analysis
  • Build and execute to monthly/quarterly forecasts for Operating Expense and Capital Investment
  • Track monthly actuals against forecast and report monthly variances
  • Support program deep dives for the programs that are being implemented
  • Assist with monthly CTA vs. Core spend analysis to properly account for program cost
  • Implement, support and improve standardized reporting across finance IT
  • Identify targets for change management and training
  • Provide ad hoc analysis and enhancements to current processes
  • Facilitate reviews and communication with executive leadership team

Skills & Knowledge Required

  • Experience with financial modeling, project costing, capital and expense tracking
  • Project Management: Effectively manage multiple deliverables and priorities & meet deadlines
  • Proactive: Move forward with execution after given general direction
  • Problem Solver: Comes to the conversation with implementable recommendations and consistently looks to make improvements
  • Process implementation experience as well as knowledge of IT and key performance indicators
  • Energy, enthusiasm and ability to share knowledge, teach and train others
  • Collaborative and agile; able to work with team to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated leadership with potential to assume next level role in a succession plan
  • Preparing management reports on spend, productivity and other KPIs
  • Strong presentation skills to executive level updates

Work Experience Required

  • 5+ years in a large, multi-national/global company
  • Demonstrated experience & leadership progression
  • Previous held corporate FP&A or IT finance role

Education Required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or related field
  • Graduate Degree Helpful
  • Graduate of a formal financial leadership program a plus

Key Company Qualities Desired

  • Demonstrates effective teamwork
  • Acts as an involved business partner
  • Able to interact with all functions and levels of employees
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Open-minded & avid learner
  • Reliable and proactive


$110K - $130K
$110K - $130K base, +Other bonus