IBM Associate Partner Digital Finance / Financial Planning & Analytics in Hamburg, Germany

Job Description

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is the world's largest consulting services organization. GBS provides clients with business transformation and industry expertise, and the ability to translate that expertise into integrated, responsive, innovative business solutions. GBS provides consulting services across multiple industries and covers the whole process chain from strategy consulting through to the construction, implementation and operation of technical and commercial solutions.

In the digital era, we @ IBM are revolutionizing the way enterprise finance works today. The combination of Advanced Analytics, Cognitive Solution Capabilities and Data Platforms connecting connecting data beyond enterprise boundaries will provide insights beyond anything that we know today.

In your future role you will be leading one of the areas within the GBS Cognitive Finance Practice , which focus on enterprise performance management as well as cognitive back-office transformation.

As an Associate Partner FP&A you'll advise our European and Global clients on finance performance management strategies, processes and technological enablers.

Furthermore you will lead the solutioning and supervise the project delivery by orchestrating experts from the various GBS practices and IBM brands to deliver innovative high value solutions to our clients.

Ideally you have a consulting background and / or have worked in FP&A functions at multinational enterprises. You have been key contact to CFOs or Finance directors, reporting to the CFO, of our clients.

In addition, you’ll need:

  • A strong academic record in Finance / Management Accounting / Business Intelligence

  • Sound experience in Enterprise Performance Management, Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics in Finance

  • Solid experience in developing core solutions for the Financial Management / Controlling Function (planning, budgeting, forecasting and business partnering)

  • Experience in one or more of the leading Planning and BI platforms (e.g. SAP, Oracle, Cognos TM1, Hyperion Financial Management, Tabelau, Clickview)

  • Demonstrable Project/programme experience across the full project life-cycle

  • Strong leadership skills and the passion and ability to lead a team to deliver innovation client solutions

  • A proven sales track record of selling solutions in the Finance domain

  • Willingness to travel internationally

  • German & English fluent

This is an environment where networking and people skills are extremely important: we’re looking for people who will forge their own relationships, both internally and externally. Do this and you’ll have access to a range of projects and clients unlike any other

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • A strong academic record in Finance / Management Accounting / Business Intelligence

  • Sound experience in Enterprise Performance Management, Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics in Finance

  • Solid experience in developing core solutions for the Financial Management / Controlling Function (planning, budgeting, forecasting and business partnering)

  • Experience in one or more of the leading Planning and BI platforms (e.g. SAP, Oracle, Cognos TM1, Hyperion Financial Management, Tabelau, Clickview)

  • Demonstrable Project/programme experience across the full project life-cycle

  • Strong leadership skills and the passion and ability to lead a team to deliver innovation client solutions

  • A proven sales track record of selling solutions in the Finance domain

  • Willingness to travel internationally

  • German & English fluent

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


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