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Financial Planning Mgr I

Date:  Nov 23, 2021

Morristown, NJ, US

Requisition ID:  31441


Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and every day millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at www.avaya.com.


At Avaya we are reimagining digital communications with innovation that defines the future of work and the customer experience.

Avaya is searching for a driven and dynamic Finance Manager with solid financial management acumen to join the Corporate Finance Team. This is a very exciting time at Avaya as we journey through our Digital Transformation.

The Corporate Finance team supports many businesses, as well as some variable spend components and executive leadership team in strategy, budgeting, forecasting and other financial areas.

To be successful in this role you will have to set high but realistic expectations, improve communication skills and develop your own skills, be open to new ideas and perspectives and recognize your big picture impact


  • This role is critical and is an integral part of Avaya’s long-range plan achievement
  • As a Finance Manager, you will be responsible for:
    • Monthly and Quarterly Financial Reporting for P&L and Capital
    • Monthly Financial Project / Programs / Events tracking
    • Sox Requirements
  • Corporate Finance team works Cross Functionally: Working with other Business units
  • Create recurring or ad-hoc reports and models for the purpose of allowing management to make data driven decisions.




  • Drive the business to meet or exceed financial targets
  • Demonstrate strategic planning experience at a manager level
  • Experienced in managing budgets and forecasts
  • Have book-close experiences, fluent in accounting process
  • Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
  • Strong in data analysis and excel. Can connect various data point into useful analysis for action
  • Ability to explain highly technical concepts in simple terms
  • Be a team player, take accountability, independent,



  • Full Time position, working cross functionally with global team leads
  • Normal / Flexible working hours
  • Min Travel



  • Strong / proven experience in Finance and a Bachelors Degree in BA or Finance


5 - 8 Years of Experience


Bachelor degree or equivalent experience


Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy, accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/ and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf. For Job Postings within European GDPR Countries you can access this document for additional Data Privacy Information: https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/gdpr-info-applicants.pdf

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