Director-Controller

Employer
American Express
Location
Haryana
Posted
Jun 13, 2024
Closes
Jun 19, 2024
Ref
4733502779
Work Mode
Hybrid
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate
Description
You Lead the Way. We've Got Your Back.
With the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. When you join Team Amex, you become part of a global and diverse community of colleagues with an unwavering commitment to back our customers, communities and each other. Here, you'll learn and grow as we help you create a career journey that's unique and meaningful to you with benefits, programs, and flexibility that support you personally and professionally.
At American Express, you'll be recognized for your contributions, leadership, and impact-every colleague has the opportunity to share in the company's success. Together, we'll win as a team, striving to uphold our company values and powerful backing promise to provide the world's best customer experience every day. And we'll do it with the utmost integrity, and in an environment where everyone is seen, heard and feels like they belong.
Join Team Amex and let's lead the way together.
Global Treasury Controllership (GTC) is a key partner to our Global Treasury Organization ensuring that the company has the right funding, in the right place and at the right time. GTC manages core treasury operational processes, in addition to the traditional controllership products of accounting, reporting and advisory. Reliance on innovative and efficient technology solutions is becoming increasingly critical and our Product Owner and Technology Transformation team plays a critical role in the stability and advancement of our capabilities.
How will you make an impact in this role?
We are seeking a dedicated individual to lead a team of product owners and project managers focused on our core GTC platforms - Treasury Management System; Global Funding Platform and Exposure Management Platform. This individual will partner with Treasury Technology and Transformation as well as GTC teams, to create achievable roadmaps for each of the platforms and then work with technologies to drive delivery and execution. Critical Goals in 2024, will be the delivery of an upgrade to our Treasury Management Platform and new solutions and data capabilities to support the wider Fast Forward Initiative within Regulatory Reporting.
The selected leader and their team, will be instrumental in developing and upholding a strong Product Management framework as well as evolving our project management deliver solutions.
Responsibilities Include:
- Lead and develop a team of geographically diverse managers and analysts to reach their goals and career aspirations
- Act as Chief Product Owner and delivery lead for GTC technology solutions
- Provide innovative but stable solutions to drive efficient and effective operational and finance processes.
- Partner with GTC Teams ; Treasury and GTO and Technology/Vendor partners to align and deliver against key technology roadmaps
- Manage External vendor relationship and funding for GTC priorities within Opex budget
- Support Enterprise,Treasury and Finance initiatives as they impact our technology solutions and processes.
- Partner with VPs to formulate an automation framework and align on prioritization,delivery and monitoring for GTC Globally.
- Stay connected with developments in the external market , bring new ideas and innovative approaches into the discussion.
- Own and drive PMO activities as needed - Exposure Management Platform ; Global Funding Platform - ensure timely , transparent and informative updates to Steerco and Sponsor forums.
- Ensure strong technology controls to meet the evolving needs of the firm.
- Support annual investment planning related to Treasury / GTC capabilities
Minimum Qualifications
- Demonstrated Project Management experience and delivery of complex workstreams or initiatives.
- Knowledge of Agile principles and practices at Amex
- Customer-first approach and proven experience translating customer needs and complex products and processes into clear and actionable roadmaps, features and user stories.
- Experience leading and completing large, multi-year, high-visibility projects with cross-functional teams to deliver business results.
- Superior relationship management skills with external vendor management a plus
- Excellent communication and presentation skills for complex topics, ability to influence across multiple organizational levels.
- Ability to build positive relationships, influence decisions and make things happen without direct authority, comfortable with constructive conflict.
- Excellent business sense - understands the drivers of profitability and governance excellence and how to influence and lead a team to optimize and deliver on that promise.
- Inspiring people leader focused on developing talent with proven ability to lead people across varying skills and tenure.
- Positive, flexible, organized and proactive?
- CPA or equivalent experience a plus
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent a plus
Preferred Qualifications
- Minimum 5 Years of experience in Finance and Accounting
- Minimum 5 years of experience in product operations or product management
Qualifications
We back our colleagues and their loved ones with benefits and programs that support their holistic well-being. That means we prioritize their physical, financial, and mental health through each stage of life. Benefits include:
- Competitive base salaries
- Bonus incentives
- Support for financial-well-being and retirement
- Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and disability benefits (depending on location)
- Flexible working model with hybrid, onsite or virtual arrangements depending on role and business need
- Generous paid parental leave policies (depending on your location)
- Free access to global on-site wellness centers staffed with nurses and doctors (depending on location)
- Free and confidential counseling support through our Healthy Minds program
- Career development and training opportunities
American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
Job: Finance
Primary Location: India-Haryana-Gurgaon
Schedule Full-time
Req ID: 24010460