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BT644 Manager Finance

Tonawanda, New York

Job Description

Requisition ID: POSTING-3-94168
Company: FedEx Trade Networks
Job Title: BT644 Manager Finance
Job Requisition Number: RC111555
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
170 Cooper Ave
Tonawanda, New York 14150
United States

Posting Date: 2018-11-08
Job Posting End Date: 2018-11-26

To plan and manage all financial functions, including day to day operations and leadership of department initiatives to ensure efficiency and effective ness of area of assigned responsibility. This position is also responsible for design and implementation of needed operational processes to support the business and its expansion as well as lead and manage resolution of any operational or financial issues that arise. This position must ensure adequancy of internal controls and policies and procedures and ensure compliance with same in order to properly safeguard the company's assets and ensure accurate financial reporting.

Manages professional level accounting operations and ensures adequate oversight of the day to day processing of financial transactions in area of assigned responsibility including selecting training developing and motivating team members. Assess changing needs of company and designs and implements processes procedures and secures tools/systems to support operation and finance in an effective and efficient manner. Forecasts future needs and actively participates in budget preparation, recommends actions and alternatives to ensure department and corporate objectives are met within budgetary constraints. Works with senior management to set objectives, communicate to team members and measure and monitor performance using KPI's, SQI's performance feedback and the principles of quality driven management as appropriate. Prepares and analyzes reports to measure and monitor key result areas establish goals identify and address issues in a timely manner and report same to upper management. Evaluates risk for assigned area and designs internal controls and policies and procedures to appropriately manage risk, reevaluates at least annually. Reviews and assesses work of the department to ensure adherence to policy and procedure and to identify and act upon any issues or unexpected trends. Distributes and redistributes work as needed to develop team members and to meet the needs of operations, finance, sales, etc.

Bachelor's degree in finance, acccounting, business or related quantitative/analytical discipline. MBA or cpa preferred. Five years professional experience in acounting, audit, financial analysis, reporting, busines consulting, project management, information systmes or operations analysis required. Experience in logistics or customs brokerage preferred. Strong accounting, analytical, financial and computer skills required. Must have experience with complex business systems and high volume processing environment. Self motivated, stron attention to accurace and detail and stron interpersonal and leadership skills required.

  • Grade 18
  • Schedule: M-F, 8-5pm (based on business needs)
  • Applicants need to include: CV(cover letter), resume, last signed review (internals only), and any documentation/certifications that supports their qualifications and that they would like management to consider for their application (Degree/diploma, CCS, Custom’s Broker’s License, CES, other certifications, etc.). 
  • Applicants also need to complete: application (externals only) and appropriate questionnaire (both internals & externals) in order to be considered for this position. 

FedEx Trade Networks provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We're glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!

FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.

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Pay Transparency Policy Statement: The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless required to do so by law or the FedEx Trade Networks Legal Department.

Import Notice to All Applicants: FedEx Trade Networks Transport and Brokerage, Inc. is engaged in an industry regulated by federal law that prohibits it from employing convicted felons. Therefore, it must determine whether applicants have been convicted of felonies before a hiring decision is made. A criminal background check will be required of all selected applicants before a hiring decision is made.

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FedEx Trade Networks will not rely on the wage history of a prospective employee from any current or former employer when determining the wages for such individual at any stage in the employment process, including in the negotiation or drafting of any employment contract in accordance with Philadelphia Ordinance No. 160840.