Financial Planning & Analysis Director

Schneider Electric West Kingston, RI

About the Job

Schneider Electricâ„¢ creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment: .

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The main objective of this role is to provide high quality management reporting and analytics for the Secure Power Business; thereby assisting the leadership team in their understanding of the business performance, drivers and levers.

The candidate will be responsible for the accurate and timely reporting of the Secure Power Management P&L, Rolling Forecast and reporting including analytics relating to the business performance. The position manages directly the target and quarterly Business reviews processes, as well as the elaboration of the 3-year financial plan.

Role Responsibilities


  • Management P&L
  • Cash and Capex follow-up
  • Monthly report
  • Communication to Excom of financial results
  • Preparation of Secure Power QBR (Quarterly Business Review)
  • Coordination Global Functions
  • WW SFC (Support Functions Costs)
  • 3 years P&L forecast for strategic plan

Coordination for Closing & Analytics with:
  • Accounting
  • WW Line of Business finance team
  • WW Regions & countries finance team
  • Schneider Electric Consolidation Group
  • Schneider Electric Finance, Analysis and Performance Group
  • Global Function Organization (Legal, IT, Purchasing)
  • Consolidation, Systems & BI tools management (Oracle environment)

  • Management of forecasting Process (Management P&L WW)
  • Controlling for Corporate Support Functions on a WW scope (HR, CFO, CEO, IPO, Legal, Training)
  • Restructuring follow-up
  • Management of Target Setting process and incentives calculation and forecast

  • Analytics on WW, Regional Sales & Orders
  • Analytics on P&L, Balance sheet, Cash

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • 7+ years of relevant experience
  • Master's in Finance or Accounting (MBA & CPA preferred)
  • Excellent Communication skills (both oral & written)
  • Experience with Oracle ERP, Hyperion HFM and Essbase preferable
  • Ability to manage cross organization Project
  • High level of energy and professionalism
  • Experience with BI tools
  • Proficient in English

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