Financial Analyst (Transaction Services)

Teradata Corporation San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 2 weeks ago

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Job Summary

The Teradata Customer Support and Services Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for managing new orders for Transaction Services. This includes working with Sales and Presales, delivery teams and others in Finance and Accounting to determine billable status, revenue amount, and timing of revenue recognition. The individual will set the annual plan (currently $25M for the Americas), track monthly progress, and work to deliver an accurate forecast.

Key Responsibilities

Provides updates to Customer Support and Services leadership on project backlog aging and conversion status. Collects and presents project status for use in business review, planning, reporting and monthly outlook processes. Prepares and analyzes financial outlooks and operating results. Responsible for management of related balance sheet accounts and expenses.

Develop Monthly Outlook

  • Work closely with operating management

  • Review outlook against results for validation of achievability

  • Review risk in outlook and determine how to reduce risk

  • Develop contingency plans as needed

  • Provide Senior management with timely, relevant and actionable financial and operational reporting and forecasting

  • Provide ongoing intra-month updates

Strategic Long Range Plan (SLRP)

  • Review historical results to determine future trends

  • Operationalize long range plan

Annual Plan

  • Develop plan for Transaction Services

  • Determine calendarization and allocation methodologies

  • Perform gap analysis and consolidation

  • Apply Accounting changes


  • Associate's Degree in Accounting, Finance or other related business discipline required

  • 4-5 years of relevant experience in Finance or Finance-related specialties, cross functional projects

  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles

  • Knowledge of Business Objects, Hyperion, Oracle, other Financial Management tools

  • Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Ability to work under pressure in a dynamic, transforming organization is a must

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Financial Analyst (Transaction Services)

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