Costa Mesa, CA
Industry: Advertising & Marketing Services•
5 - 7 years
Posted 269 days ago
Be where the voice of the consumer meets the value of the brand. At J.D. Power, you?ll be at the heart of commerce, working for a worldwide leader whose intelligence and insights are shaping the way people sell, and the way people buy.
Title: Digital Advertising- Senior Finance Manager- Business to Consumer
Location: Costa Mesa, CA
The Role: The Finance Manager will have a primary role in managing and supporting thefinancial operations of the Business to Consumer website providing content, online advertising and referrals. Critical activities include:
The Impact: The main impact will be felt throughout the supported organizations by providing timely financial analyses and supported recommendations. This position plays a key role in the early identification of situations where revenue and/or profitability is tracking off plan, analyzing the drivers and, where appropriate, supporting contingency planning.
Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A)
Although this role resides in the Finance function, familiarity with basic accounting principles is strongly desired. In particular, the right candidate will understand rules surrounding revenue recognition, capitalization of costs, and the purpose and execution of accrual accounting
The Career Opportunity: Growth opportunities are significant, both within the finance teams as well as across the organization. Career pathways are defined, and given both our growth projections and our desire to promote from within the company, the right associate has numerous avenues to pursue a long career here.
The Team / The Business: At J.D. Power, you?ll work in a flexible, friendly, collaborative environment. We understand the value that our associates provide for our clients and for the company, and encourage innovative thinking that addresses the latest industry and technological developments.
Our Hiring Manager says: ?This is a critical position that will be responsible for keeping on top of an ever-changing forecast in a dynamic and growth oriented environment. A successful candidate will be able to partner withassociates within the business practice and the rest of the Finance and Accounting group to provide accurate and timely information regarding the financial health of the business units they support. Additionally, they should be an active participant in diagnosing drivers and suggesting corrective actions when the financial outlook deviates negatively from the expected forecast. I?m looking for someone who can hit the ground running, work independently and be able to anticipate the needs of key stakeholders/senior management. You must be able to partner with the key stakeholders to drive results, and have the ability to summarize complex situations in an easily understood manner. Finally, I?m looking for someone who works collaboratively with finance and business associates to maintain and enhance our forecast & budget data as well as refine and continuously improve our processes. This role will provide someone the opportunity to learn about what it takes to make JDP successful. It?s a fast-paced and exciting opportunity to learn what drives our business model.?
Who We Are
Since 1968, companies around the world have trusted J.D. Power to generate and gather the consumer insights that illuminate and inform business success. At J.D. Power we amplify the voice of the consumer, and help brands improve the value of their products and services. Together, these principles empower everyone in the global commerce ecosystem, enabling better purchase decisions ? and better business results. Beyond our proven process, J.D. Power?s strength is its people. They offer diverse disciplines, talents, and expertise, but share one common goal: to generate growth and long-term value for our clients. Our scientists, Ph.D. level statisticians and methodologists, ensure our research meets the highest scientific quality standards and provides advanced statistical support. J.D. Power represents the science of customer satisfaction in any language, to consumers and businesses worldwide.