Location: New York
The Client Finance Manager partners with Project management and Account Management team in overseeing all financial aspects related to a given client or group of clients. This position assists the CFO and Director of Client Finance to ensure financial controls and policies are in place and are followed.
Design and implement client and product specific reporting needs and monitor all costs.
Internal Client Relations
Partners with Project management and Account Management teams in overseeing all financial aspects related to a given client or group of clients.
Communicate with client procurement regarding budget, billing and accounts receivable issues
Budgeting & Forecast
Manage client PO’s, AR, WIP, Match Pay and client budgets and ensure that the Agency’s client teams are informed of how they are tracking vs their budgets
Drive profitability by working with account teams to improve client and resource management
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Microsoft Excel: Proficient in advanced functions and formulas to perform VLOOKUP, pivot tables, charts, graphs and data capture.
Hyperion / SmartView / Cognos: Possess knowledge and understanding of Hyperion systems and or Cognos a plus.
Willingness to dive in and help the team, driven to elevate the finance team to better levels of service.
Is attentive and shows interest and is passionate about the subject; Expresses ideas clearly and accurately
Creates clear goals, identifies and finds the resources (e.g. time, people, materials) needed to achieve them, and schedules tasks so that work is completed on time.
Acute attention to detail, with an emphasis on consistency and continuity.