Sr. Manager of Finance Programs

Advance Auto Parts   •  

Raleigh, NC

8 - 10 years

Posted 238 days ago

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The Sr. Manager of Finance Programs is responsible for the establishment of the overall governance structure for the finance organizations portfolio of projects.  This role will help to define and support the broader organizations capabilities roadmap as well as be in the driving role to ensure the realization of those capabilities.  This will be a leadership role requiring cross functional coordination, communication, and alignment across the Enterprise.

The successful candidate will have experience managing a larger organizations portfolio process with the ability to build that process from scratch.  An ability to establish processes and tools to assist in the intake or requirements, align executive consensus on priorities, and coordinate the larger organizations resources towards a well communicated roadmap will be required in this role.  Given the organizational importance of this role, this is a significant opportunity to demonstrate your ability to accelerate organizational change and overall team leadership.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Design and implement an intake process that effectively manages the business needs and requirements to enhance financial and technology capability for various functions including FP&A, Controllership, Treasury, Inventor Relations and Procurement in the corporate CFO organization

Build a governance platform to evaluate business cases and ongoing business needs with cost & benefit analysis, align the priorities with the Corporate strategy, CFO stuff and key business Partners ( IT, HR etc.)

Define a comprehensive Finance capability roadmap and timeline with aligned priority and resources

Monitor program/project from initiation to completion, drive roadmap realization

Develop an effective and informative communication platform across all functions in the CFO organization

Partner with the leadership team and the broader finance/business community to stay abreast of current business concerns, potential opportunities, and information needs

Contribute to the broader financial/Enterprise tools roadmap in partnership with Finance/IT leadership

Maintain knowledge and stays current of developments in the fields of technology, business intelligence, data warehousing, data science, and emerging technologies (machine learning, AI, etc.)

 Job Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Leadership Qualifications include the ability to engage and monitor the performance of a broader direct and indirect team towards the achievement of the groups’ directives. 

Organizational skills to influence, collaborate with cross functional teams to accomplish objectives

Critical thinking and analytical skills to define problems, identify causes and improvement opportunities  

Creativity and vision to recommend ways to evolve our infrastructure, process, and analytic capabilities

Ability to present information and respond questions in concise, relevant and insightful way

Project and program management skills a plus


Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or related required (Masters in Business a plus); and 7-10 years of systems / business analysis, program/project managementexperience; or Equivalent combination of education and experience.


Mentoring and collaborating with other Analysts within the broader organization


None Required