At Cengage, we are harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals. As a Cengage employee, you will blaze a new trail to transform the way people learn. Collaborating with the best of the best, you will feel challenged and inspired to do breakthrough work. With the support of our united team, there is no limit to what you can imagine, create and set in motion.
We set the bar higher by bringing our unique talents and point of view to the table every day. We are curious and comfortable with change and are willing to take risks to transform education. Most importantly, with everything we do, we put learning first.
Partner with a highly collaborative and motivated Finance team dedicated to serving the Cengage Global Businesses, a division of Cengage and global leader in education, learning and research resources online. Cengage Global Businesses is comprised of 4 business units - National Geographic English Language Teaching, International Higher Education, Gale and international K12 with annual revenue approaching $0.5B and industry leading profit margins. This role will report into the SVP, CFO of our Global Businesses who reports into the CFO of Cengage.
The VP, Finance will be responsible for the financial and performance management framework of Cengage Global Businesses and for central management, coordination and implementation of all Cengage Group related finance activities. Working with finance teams across international regions and Cengage Group finance functions, this encompasses (i) Financial Planning - strategic planning, operational plans, annual budgeting, forecasting, resource / capital allocation (ii) Management reporting and analysis to support effective decision making (iii) Group reporting (iv) Implementation and maintenance of global accounting policies and processes (v) Tax and Treasury ( vi) Development and maintenance of effective risk management and internal control frameworks. This role is responsible for a cost base of approx. $190m and cost oversight of a further $62m in allocations.
Compliance and Operations
Financial Planning & Analysis
Treasury & Tax