Financial Analyst-North America Projects

| Chicago

Company Overview

At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it’s helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.


Department Overview
This position is for a financial analyst supporting all finance and accounting activities of Order to Cash process for large system implementations in US and Canada. The role will partner with various MSI groups as well as customers to support accurate logging of new projects, revenue and cost recognition throughout projects’ lifecycle, and timely cash collections for completed deliverables. The position will support at least one geographical territory in the US or Canada and report directly to the Services Controller.
Job Description

Position Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the focal point for Territory Services Director, Regional Services Managers and individual Program Managers (PMs) and provide financial support to ensure that the territory achieves its revenue, margin, and cash objectives.
  • Guide operating partners to understand the financial impact of contemplated business decisions including the review milestone plans and while focusing on revenue, cost reduction, and cash acceleration opportunities.
  • Understand and explain changes in: project forecast to complete estimates, project risk projections, deferred cost balances, and cash flow forecast.
  • Drive weekly territory forecast calls and provide required analysis to support revenue, margin, and cash generation.
  • Complete monthly revenue packages, identify and execute on customer billing opportunities, and maintain accurate financial profile of each project.
  • Maintain project credit workbooks and track revenue and shipments for each project; reconcile customer accounts and resolve any accounts receivable issues while ensuring timely collections within payment terms. • Perform quarterly Percentage-Of-Completion (POC) analysis to determine both P&L and BS adjustments. Work with the Controller to identify cost savings/cost adjustments.

Specific Knowledge/Skills:

  • Understanding of financial metrics, specifically: revenue, costs, and cash.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to partner with operations.
  • Exceptional analytical, computer and organizational skills.
  • Comfortable working at a detailed level under time constraints and with multiple operating constituents.
  • Strong System skills including Excel and Oracle 11i.
  • Knowledge of SAP, GCC (Clarify), Oracle 11i, MOL, CMS, COF, EPS and other fulfillment related systems a plus.


Basic Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree
  • 1+ years of Finance or Accounting experience


Travel Requirements
None
Relocation Provided
None
Position Type
Experienced
Referral Payment Plan
No


EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.


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Location

Located in the West Loop, one block from Ogilvie Train Station and Union Train Station. The office is also close to multiple CTA stops.

What are Motorola Solutions Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company's diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 6 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. Acme Co. also provides 6 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes telecommuting at Manager discretion.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Game Room
Our game room includes Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted At team's discretion.
Parking
We offer employees Paid on-site garage parking.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
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