Sodexo has an exciting job opportunity for an experienced Finance Director. The role will serve
as the Finance Director with full accounting and finance responsibilities supporting a major
Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) account in Life Sciences and Pharma.
Provides a leadership role within the Finance function and support the Account Vice President of Operations in driving the financial performance of the contract including significant client interaction at a site as well as Regional level. Responsible for reviewing and analyzing financial reports related to the operational activities of the contract to drive performance management. Analyzes, reviews and implements processes for finance and operations to ensure work order management costs is in line with site budgets. Oversee the contract administration in the performance of the contract. Develop internal and/or external relationships to ensure maintenance and delivery of financial reports and information. Contributes to the tactical and strategic direction of the account and internally to the NorAm finance function.
Some of the responsibilities include:
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
Position will support portfolio of business in multiple states across the US; with primary volume in the East Coast. Candidate must reside in proximity to the Rahway and Kenilworth NJ sites given the breadth and significance of project activities at these two sites.
Travel up to 25% will be required
Manages professional employees and/or supervisors or individual contributor that supervises strategic large, complex support, production or operations function. Has accountability for the performance and results of a team or complex area within finance in assigned Segment. At highest levels responsible for partnering with Segment senior leaders on Finance strategy for the assigned Segment. Handles general accounting and financial reporting, cost accounting, auditing, budgeting and forecasting, and systems individually and in consultation with Centers of Excellence as appropriate. Responsible for providing oversight and direction to Unit Finance. Adapts departmental plans and priorities to address resource and operational challenges. Decisions and problem-solving are guided by policies, procedures and business plan; receives guidance from senior manager. Provides technical guidance to employees, colleagues and/or customers.
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 5 years
Basic Functional Experience - 5 years
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.