1206420 - Switching Finance - FP&A Lead

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    San Jose, California, US
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What You'll Do 
This is a highly visible FP&A role in switching finance. In this role, you will work closely with finance leaders across Enterprise and Data Center switching organizations to put together the “State of Union” for Cisco’s switching business for review by the executive leadership team during month end and quarter end reviews. 

Responsibilities will include 
• Drive month end, quarter end close cycles and deliverables, long-range planning and other such activities by partnering with central FP&A teams 
• Financial consolidation: Bookings, P&L, Key Performance Indicators 
• Financial analysis at total switching and BE/ SBE level to understand business drivers for actual and forecast performance. Analysis of switching market share 
• Lead process improvements to make financial close activity effective and efficient 

Who You'll Work With 
Our team is a dynamic and diversified team coming together from different backgrounds. We are a passionate team with a “get it done” attitude and work together to drive profitable growth for multi-billion dollar switching product portfolio for Cisco. This is a great opportunity to learn different facets of business finance in a large and complex environment. 

Who You Are 
You've got a strong desire to make a difference; personal integrity; drive for results; forward thinker; performance-oriented; proactive and possess a positive; can-do attitude. You demonstrate collaboration/teamwork and the ability to be highly resourceful in a demanding environment. 

Our minimum requirements for this role: 
• B.S. in Accounting or Finance with an MBA or CPA preferred and 4+ years of experience in Finance. 
• Proficiency in Excel, MS Access, Word, PowerPoint, with a strong ability to deal with large volumes of data, financial modeling skills. 

Why Cisco 
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. 

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. 

We Are Cisco.

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