Finance Project Manager

(Menlo Park, CA)

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

Facebook is seeking to fill the position of Finance Project Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, leading and executing on cross functional global finance projects. Success in this role involves an ability to think critically, plan and execute effectively while collaborating across global locations. The successful candidate will be expected to be energetic, highly driven, solution focused individual that can work well with internal and external partners at all levels. The position is located in Menlo Park, CA and is a full-time position.

Responsibilities

  • Independently plan, lead and execute on complex global finance projects collaborating effectively with other cross-functional teams globally
  • Lead coordination of M&A finance integrations
  • Develop concise and compelling business cases for proposed projects
  • Ensure appropriate sponsorship and align stakeholders around initiative goals
  • Develop strong client and stakeholder relationships, maintaining effective communication channels
  • Determine business roles and resources needed to ensure successful implementation
  • Work proactively with the business to resolve critical issues
  • Prepare detailed analysis, plans, milestones, deliverables and overall status updates
  • Proactively manage risk, anticipate potential issues and implement appropriate mitigations
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to identify process improvement initiatives
  • Ensure tax, Sarbanes-Oxley and local entity compliance

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • 5+ years of project management experience
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional global fast-paced environment
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Leadership skills to align project goals with organization and sponsor goals
  • Experience with project management best practices and project management skills
  • Experience with system implementations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Related industry experience

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