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Senior Finance Manager, Cloud Management BU

Company: VMware
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Business Summary VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. We accelerate customers' digital transformation journey by enabling enterprises to master a software-defined approach to business and IT. With VMware solutions, organizations are creating exceptional experiences by mobilizing everything, responding faster to opportunities with modern data and apps hosted across hybrid clouds, and safeguarding customer trust with a defense-in-depth approach to cybersecurity.The Global Business Unit (GBU) Finance team's overall mission is to provide trusted and insightful financial advice to enable the executive leadership teams to make effective decisions. GBU Finance serves as a trusted strategic and operational finance partner to business unit leadership and is critical to ensuring strategic and financial success of the business units. Job Role and Responsibility VMware's GBU Finance team is seeking a world-class Senior Finance Manager to be a key member of the Cloud Management Business Unit (CMBU) finance team. In this role you will serve as a strategic and operating finance partner to the business unit, fully embedded within the business and a key partner to the leadership team. You will own a BU P&L and help the business meet its strategic and financial goals. This role reports to the Director of Finance, CMBU.Core Responsibilities

  • Own the bookings/revenue forecast and partner with the business to drive top line results
  • Partner with BU and Finance leadership on short and long term financial planning
  • Provide financial modeling, analytics and strategic advice in support of pricing decisions
  • Support R&D investment decision making to optimize risk and return trade offs
  • Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives
  • Lead business partnership and financial oversight of expense management
  • Prepare quarterly business reviews to ensure execution against the operating plan is on track
  • Participate in all M&A activities for CMBU including target identification, business case development, financial modeling, due diligence, valuation and post-acquisition integration Required Skills
    • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, economics or a related field
    • 10+ years experience in finance/accounting with a strong record of career progression
    • Demonstrated results providing strategic and financial business partnership to business leaders
    • Strong financial modeling and analytical skills
    • Proven ability to work cross functionally and drive results across a large global organization
    • Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills, and ability to work and effectively communicate with senior-level business partners
    • Understanding of accounting and compliance requirements
    • Tech industry experience
    • Experience with Excel, PowerPoint and Enterprise Financial Planning Systems Preferred Skills
      • MBA
      • Experience working in enterprise software and SaaS
      • Experience in investment banking, management consulting, corporate development or corporate strategy is a strong plus This job requisition is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsored by VMware #VMWFM
        Due to the Biden Administration issuing an Executive Order (EO) that effectively mandates COVID-19 vaccination for all U.S. based employees of federal contractors and subcontractors, all U.S. based VMware employees will be required to have their final vaccination dose (e.g., second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of J&J) by January 4, 2022. Specifically, this means that all U.S. based VMware employees will need to be fully vaccinated by January 18th, 2022, or by their first date of employment if after that date, subject to legally required accommodations.
        Category : Finance
        Subcategory: Finance
        Experience: Business Leadership
        Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
        Posted Date: 2021-11-17

        VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what's possible today at

        Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. Vmware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law.

Keywords: VMware, Palo Alto , Senior Finance Manager, Cloud Management BU, Executive , Palo Alto, California

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