Senior Director Finance, Europe

Lead with us as a Senior Director of Finance for Blizzard Europe Finance function. Through your passion, talent and ideas you can be part of the team developing and improving our processes to meet our global business' ever evolving needs.

Responsibilities

  • Driving the definition and realization of the ideal end-state of the finance organization operations
  • Evolving our internal financial reporting architecture and interfaces
  • Defining, leading and tracking a continuous improvement agenda
  • Deploying and coaching Lean practices, Kaizen, ‘best in class’ problem solving and Service Excellence tools across all levels of the organization to deliver business results
  • Leading our people agenda – training, career pathing, capability requirement definition
  • Leading the evolution of our Finance function vision
  • Benchmarking and best practice sharing across the global organization
  • Help to capture any untapped business opportunity

 

Requirements

  • A minimum of 10/15 years’ experience in finance
  • Ability to define the vision for the organization as well as ability to lead the organization through its achievement
  • Extensive years of related experience in finance functions
  • Prior experience in a continuous improvement leadership role
  • Experience leading a large, multi-business unit teams
  • Experience presenting recommendations and results to an executive team
  • Strong business acumen and leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Deep analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong negotiation and decision making skills
  • Sense of urgency and ownership of resolution, meeting established performance objectives and customer commitments
  • Strong collaboration skills and ability to partner with key internal/external customer to drive change & continuous improvement
  • Ability to manage multiple and sometimes conflicting priorities
  • Ability to build consensus and strong commitment from others
  • Passion for playing computer / video games
  • Fluent in English

 

Pluses

  • Experience in the entertainment or video game industry
  • Esport fan
  • MBA
  • International business experience

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