Financial Analyst, Software
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Department OverviewThis is an exciting opportunity with high visibility in the Software Finance department. The mission of the Software finance department is to deliver value to the Software operations by providing financial support through timely, data-driven analysis, effective resource planning and management of business performance to help our business partners execute on their strategic and operational imperatives which contributes to a strong financial performance. As Motorola Solutions accelerates innovation through software, the finance organization has a unique opportunity to support the new Software Enterprise business unit.
This role supports Unified Communications, one of our fast-growing software divisions. In this role you will be a finance business partner supporting the division leadership.
Develop month-end reporting, explaining major P&L variances
Understand the relationship of cost of sales to revenue and which levers to manage to drive up gross margin.
Assist in driving and projecting revenue and gross margin profitability through analytics, expense management, and variance analysis and investigation
Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual budget forecasting cycles and working with department managers to collect inputs and perform analytical reviews.
Ensure data accuracy and reconciliation to financial systems.
Assist with financial modeling as it relates to departmental expenses
Strong analytical skills, organization, and curiosity to develop new methods and processes
Exercises good judgment, flexible, and comfortable working under time constraints and with multiple operating constituents
Strong system skills including MS Office, Oracle, and Hyperion are a plus
- Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting preferred
2+ years of experience working in Finance / Accounting / FP&A role
Travel RequirementsUnder 10%
Referral Payment PlanNo
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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