Senior Finance Manager
Location: Austin, Texas, Greater London, Seattle, Washington
Job Type: Full time
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Are you looking to join one of the leading online travel companies in the world? Do you want to help millions of customers across the globe find and book the right holiday for them? Does getting involved in solving problems and creating innovative solutions with latest technology and approaches excite you?
Collectively, the Expedia Group brands cover virtually every aspect of researching, planning, and booking travel, from choosing the best airplane seat, to reading personal travel reviews of hotels, to planning what to do in a destination once you arrive. The Expedia portfolio serves both leisure and business travelers with tastes and budgets ranging from modest to luxury. Expedia delivers consumer travel demand from nearly every continent to thousands of hotels and vacation rentals, hundreds of airlines, thousands of activities, and dozens of car rental companies and cruise lines.
We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Finance Manager, with a proven track record of achieving results through business partnership, to join the Services Finance Team supporting the Expedia Travel and Partner Services Platform (TPSP). In this role you will work closely with the Business Operations and peer Finance teams. You will be a key contributor in developing the strategic directions of the customer services operations across the Expedia Group major brands (Brand Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Wotif, CheapTickets, Hotel.com, Vrbo, EPS) and collaborating with the business to meet key milestones. A successful candidate will be a self-starter who is able to work well with all levels of the cross-functional teams and break down obstacles to ensure the success of the business. This position will manage Finance Managers and Senior FInance Analysts
What you'll do:
Collaborate with business partners in the development of successful product strategies across brands
Understand performance of customer services per product and shape the story of recent trends
Collaborate with Business partners for forecast validation
Identify opportunities to improve variable cost of sales
Drive process improvement through effective collaboration and partnership and influence decision-making to ensure business partners meet the financial objectives of the organization
Develop financial models and business cases that require detailed analysis for use in management decision making and contract negotiations
Who you are:
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/ Accounting / Finance / Economics, MBA a plus
10+ years professional Finance or Accounting experience
Very organized and detail oriented, with the ability to work on multiple projects within tight timelines
Ability to see the ‘big picture’ and understand key trends and levers
Excellent communication skills and ability to influence others without direct authority
Strong quantitative and analytical skills with ability to convert raw data into actionable business insights
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills
Experience with Oracle, Hyperion, Business Objects, Tableau, Teradata, SQL a plus
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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