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.
The Sr. Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) Manager reports to the Senior Director, Finance & Operations and leads FP&A across Cengage Canada. This position is responsible for ongoing operational/financial management of Canadian business units and for financial planning and analysis work to support budgeting and strategy activities to achieve business goals.
This position performs financial planning, analysis and modeling, ad hoc financials and proactive idea generation sharing with ability to shift fluidly from supporting business decision making into challenging teams to help achieve the best outcome. This position boils down complex business scenarios into key insights and levers to aid decision-making and presenting it to all levels of business management. As a business partner, uses data sets to derive insights and present in an effective story to non-finance leaders, presents options and impacts of decisions, uncovers opportunities, and finds where best to make investments.
To be successful in this role, an independent strong analytical mindset along with the ability to cultivate and manage strong business relationships in a cross functional team setting is required.
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