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Finance Senior Analyst P&A, COC

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Date: Nov 25, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28216

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 50862

 

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

The global Finance Function acts as a proactive business partner, advising and making recommendations based upon financial projections and historical performance. Finance also provides financial expertise companywide and ensures accurate and efficient transaction processing.

Responsibilities Scope of Position (i.e. projects involved with and role within group):

COC P&A is seeking a team member to support the SAP system to identify issues / find resolutions / test to ensure global implementation of SAP projects and issue resolutions and to assist with financial decisions. This position will interact with team members throughout the Global COC Finance function, Corning Shared Services, and Corning IT.

  • Support of the SAP Application for Finance & Controlling modules including issue resolution, testing and documentation.
  • Periodic development of Finance end user training documents; as well at leading training sessions.
  • Work with other team members in priority setting and issue resolution.
  • Interaction with end users, EAS and IT while working on issue resolution.
  • Meet all Finance Transformation Initiatives, Business Initiatives, and Projects.
  • Participate on projects when need arises.
  • Continuous work to improve operation of Finance systems – by use of enhancements, cases and listening to Finance users where there are pain points.
  • Work with all levels of finance, procurement, and sales organizations to complete work.

Travel Requirements:

  • Travel may be needed for project work and / or for Integration / Upgrades

Hours of work/work schedule / flextime:

  • Basic working hour 40 hours / week but with reasonable OT when system upgrade / testing is needed

Qualifications/Required Education:

  • Bachelor degree in Information Systems or Business/ Finance

Required Years and Area of Experience (minimum required for consideration):

  • 5 to 7 years of total working experience 3 to 5 years of related field experience in SAP environment

Required Skills:  

  • SAP detailed application knowledge.
  • Understanding of Business Processes related to Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Project System & Asset Management
  • Effective use of Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, Access, Visio, PowerPoint.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a focus on Process Improvements.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate across cultures.
  • Ability to work in a “Fast Paced” environment with a strong commitment/dedication to meet objectives and deadlines.
  • Rigorous & Detail Oriented
  • Ability to work independently and to take ownership of assigned areas of responsibility

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of SAP system processing, transactions, and configurations across the Finance/Controlling Modules
  • Understanding of SAP cross-module integrations to FI/CO (touch-points with MM, SD, and PTP processes)
  • Overall understanding of SAP Tables
  • Understanding of Corning Financial Policy & Procedure, and strong GAAP knowledge
  • Effective communication, presentation, and change management skills
  • Experience to understand end-to-end financials
  • Familiarity with Report Writer and/or Report Painter
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish / German / etc.)
  • Global knowledge and work skills Soft Skills: (Communication/Team/Leadership)
  • Strong commitment to Corning’s Values, with solid cultural awareness.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate across cultures.
  • Strong Team Player that works well with a widely diverse set of skills and backgrounds.
  • Ability to drive global decisions within tight time constraints.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Self-starter  

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

 

 

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

 

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte