Finance Manager - M&A

Date:  Nov 14, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  47306

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries. Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.

 

Our powerful culture has led to us being independently recognized on Fortune 100’s Best Companies List and we are “Great Place to Work” Certified.  We’re driven, collaborative, ethical, and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our culture extends far beyond our own walls. Our corporate social responsibility efforts support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 

 

At Keysight, Inclusion & Diversity is an integral part of our core values.  We believe that when people feel a sense of belonging, they can be more creative, innovative, and thrive at all points in their careers. We believe everyone should be respected in the workplace and in their communities regardless of race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, national origin, or any protected class.  We continuously challenge ourselves to grow in our understanding of inclusion by engaging in a wide variety of diversity programs, initiatives, employee network groups and mentoring/development. This is Keysight – People and Culture - YouTube

Job Description

Finance Integrating Manager – MA&D

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries. We’re recognized as a Great Places to Work across the globe due to our robust culture and dynamic working environment. 

This leadership role will primarily focus on managing Finance integration activities for Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures (MA&D) and new Business Initiatives executed by Keysight in support of the company’s growth initiatives.  Key Responsibility areas of the role are:

  • Collaborate with Keysight Finance, Integration Management office and target company to define overall Integration strategy.
  • Provide leadership to the Finance project team in defining & executing integration strategies for systems/processes, data migration and systems changeover / deployment.
  • Develop & execute the financial systems deployment plan which includes enabling ERP setups, boundary applications & reporting systems to achieve systems integration of target company’s financial transactions and reporting within Keysight ecosystem.
  • Establish Interim state transactional and reporting processes to enable linkages between Keysight and target company during the transition & integration phase.
  • Provide insightful, effective consulting to Business, various Functions, and Information Technology teams to establish priorities and deliver on strategies to meet business objectives through a collaborative decision-making model.
  • Demonstrate capability through project management/team skills in thinking strategically; leading cross functional global teams; delivering results; taking appropriate risks; and a strong knowledge of Finance/ERP applications and processes.

Job Qualifications

This position requires an experienced finance professional with a deep understanding of Finance ERP systems, operational processes, financial & tax reporting needs; an awareness on external benchmarks of integration processes; ability to provide insightful, effective consulting and advice to business partners. Prior experience in M&A integrations will be an added advantage.

Ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • A Bachelors or Master’s Degree or equivalent University degree preferably in Accounting or Finance.
  • 15+ years of relevant experience in finance core accounting and / or systems domain. Prior MA&D experience will be preferred.
  • Strong People management experience in managing global teams.

Job Function

Finance

 

Shift:

Day Job

Schedule:

Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable

 

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

 

Americas : United States : California : Santa Rosa

Job ID : 47306 

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