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Title: Associate Director Financial Systems
Department: Global Controller's Group
Location: Charlotte, NC
Barings is a $303+ billion* global asset management firm dedicated to meeting the evolving investment and capital needs of our clients. We build lasting partnerships that leverage our distinctive expertise across traditional and alternative asset classes to deliver innovative solutions and exceptional service. Part of MassMutual, Barings maintains a strong global presence with over 1,800 associates and offices in 16 countries. Learn more at www.barings.com.
1as of December 31, 2018
This position is currently responsible for the administration of the financial systems Workday (WD) and Cadency. The position will reside in our corporate headquarters in Charlotte, NC reporting to the Director of Internal Accounting.
Assist teams with their specific day to day processes and any errors that occur in WD and Cadency
Add/Remove/Change elements of the finance data model (FDM) in WD
Update/change business processes in WD
Assist WD Program Manager with establishing priorities for the Finance area
Assist WD Program Manager with the rollout of periodic updates to our production tenant for finance
Perform testing on new processes that affect finance
Coordinate with the company administrator on new company setups
Assist with updating NCI percentages quarterly, if needed
Ensure that select monthly GL balances are uploaded to Cadency each month
Assign new GL accounts/Companies to reconcilers and approvers
Lead other special projects, as assigned
3-5 years relevant accounting experience
Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
Experience with Workday Finance Administrator role
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, with emphasis on Excel
Strong interpersonal and communication skills used for the collection and communication of information
Strong organizational, analytical, and time management skills
Self-motivated; able to work independently and communicate effectively across company locations and organizational lines
Be open to change, and when required, embrace change
Barings is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer; Minority/Female/Age/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.