Bayer

Analytical Process Designer Specialist

Employer
Bayer
Location
Whippany, NJ, United States
Posted
Jun 11, 2018
Ref
1SF21786
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Analytical Process Designer Specialist, are to:

  • Planning & forecasting: Lead liaison to global process owner; align global strategy with local implementation and governance;
  • Partner with US Finance community to identify process challenges and lead local enhancements with the goal of optimizing planning processes;
  • Reporting & Analytics: Collaborate with US organization to identify business challenges and devise analytical solutions in partnership with the global process owner that solve for them;
  • Lead global roll-outs and create best in class implementation strategies that minimize change management efforts and maximize adoption;
  • Continuous Improvement: Align system development and implementation of technical tools with the Head of Controlling and Content Management to optimize the effectiveness and productivity of the controlling group by utilizing a broad range of knowledge and skills across divisions, functions, and systems;
  • Formulate deployment and governance strategies that maximize the success of global roll-outs;
  • Seek standardized & harmonized solutions as new challenges are identified and new solutions are roll-out;
  • Provide expertise of local business needs to global initiatives in order to influence beneficial solutions;
  • Manage the utilization, troubleshooting and ongoing maintenance of the financial systems and databases used (SAP, BW, etc.);
  • Manage and lead cross-functional and/or cross-divisional programs with colleagues to identify and implement financial systems and tools that improve efficiency, capture synergies across all business/functions and establish best practices.


Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree and six (6) years of experience;
  • Customer Focused:
    • Gain insight into customer needs;
    • Identify opportunities that benefit the customer;
    • Build and deliver solutions that meet customer expectations;
    • Establish and maintain effective customer relationships;
  • Collaborates:
    • Build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet organizational objectives;
  • Instills Trust:
    • Gain the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity;
    • Show consistency between words and actions;
  • Manages Complexity:
    • Ability to understand multi-dimensional situations and process and recognize interdependencies while driving efficiency and simplicity;
  • Plans & Aligns:
    • Ability to provide both tactical and strategic technical financial solutions and tools while directing achievement of required financial data requirements in accordance with timelines;
  • Drive results:
    • Proven track record as project manager or in key project roles;
    • Provide both tactical and strategic financial direction conversant with security, development, implementation, and maintenance of computer-based financial systems and reporting tools;
  • Continuous improvement (CI) and automation mind-set;
  • Sound understanding of global controlling standards and methodologies;
  • Demonstrated Analytical skills, structured approach, proactive and self-motivated;
  • Team spirit, good communication, change management and constructive facilitation skills;
  • Strong conceptual thinking and problem solving skills;
  • Strong "Business Partnering" competencies: Business Insights; Strategic Mindset; Courage; Collaboration;
  • English fluent written and spoken.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters Business Administration(M.B.A). and/or a Certified Public Accountant(CPA) or Certified Management Accountant(CMA);
  • Sound understanding of global controlling standards and methodologies;
  • Possess financial management skills in order to effectively analyze, integrate and convert financial data into meaningful reports, including the ability to communicate effectively with senior management;
  • High affinity to usage of system and process landscapes (SAP, BW, etc.);
  • Incumbent should have work experience concerning budgeting, manpower, financial accounting, and financial controls;
  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement methodology is beneficial (e.g. LEAN);
  • Five years of management of people or projects experience a plus.


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Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: NJ-Whippany