The Finance BI Solutions Manager is responsible for delivering financial and management reporting for the Finance organization and its partners. The Finance BI Solutions Manager role is a highly collaborative role working with the Finance function and the IT organization to establish an enterprise analytics platform. The Finance BI Solutions Manager must understand the finance reporting and analytics environment in the broader context of the enterprise's business systems and data architecture. This position is expected to provide thought leadership in information design and visualization tools, along with educating members of the organization on how to best use the reporting and analytics environment. The role will be a key liaison between the Finance organization, IT and finance business partners in helping Rockwell Automation migrate to centralized reporting using a Microsoft Power BI technology platform.
Lead the Finance BI Solutions Team and manage the finance reporting and analytics roadmap
Understand and document analytics requirements from the Finance organization, creates technical documentation, and delivers data models/views according to those requirements
Designs, develops and tests new Finance Business Intelligence applications using Azure Analysis Services and Power BI, including incremental enhancements and support of the existing platform
Collaborates with the Finance organization, Information Technology and the Data Analytics & Insights teams to deliver business intelligence and analytics outputs that meet users reporting needs and to resolve system issues
Collaborates with business systems analysts and product owners from other functions to define requirements for usage of Finance Business Intelligence data sets
Establish and govern a Finance data & analytics implementation roadmap including strategic priorities for development of information based capabilities
Responsible for a report lifecycle framework including decommissioning legacy BI solutions
Understands required system security to ensure data is shared appropriately, in compliance with Rockwell's Safeguarding Sensitive Information policy
Proactively monitors industry trends and identifies opportunities to implement new technologies
Introduces and accelerates new technologies and methodologies to support digital transformation
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, information technology and/or business administration
Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening
Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience
Advanced knowledge and experience with Power BI, Power Query, advanced DAX for business, DAX Studio, and Tabular Editor
Other Power Platform knowledge and experience in technologies like Power Apps and Power Automate is desirable
Working knowledge of SAP, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Hyperion Planning (HP), Oracle EPM and Microsoft productivity tools preferred
Must exhibit excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Experience with Agile development, SCRUM/SAFE methodologies, and system/process documentation
Ability to translate technical issues into terms understandable and actionable for different audiences
Adept at leveraging systems to drive efficiencies and develop creative solutions for reporting needs
Experience building and/or implementing strategic financial reporting and analytics roadmaps
Strong leadership and negotiation skills with business and technical groups
Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies and changing business requirements
Strong analytical skills; ability to distill information from disparate data sources and the capability to tell the "story" behind it, as well as recommendations for next steps
Ability to manage competing demands, accept criticism and constructive feedback, while being extremely adaptable and flexible
Exercise judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action
Ability to understand complex data structures with project interdependencies and drive reporting solutions for the stakeholders.
Good listening skills to assess customer needs and understand requirements
Successfully transfers skills and knowledge to other individuals or groups
Intellectual curiosity and the ability to question partners across functional areas
Seeks and incorporates relevant perspectives when assessing a situation, making a decision or presenting
Ability to ask the right questions and challenge status quo when necessary
Accepts Role Requirements
Ability to work effectively across time zones, businesses, and functions to resolve issues
Experience working with Offshore team resources
Collaborate within various IT, business capability teams and business stakeholders to achieve maximum business value
Ability to manage multiple assignments and projects with varying deadlines from multiple customers
Enthusiasm for relationship building and partnership across the organization at all levels
Actively pursues personal continuous learning and development of skills
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability and veterans.
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Internal Number: R21-3720
About Rockwell Automation
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