The VP of Finance of Adtalem Global Education's Financial Services Vertical will provide financial planning, analysis and leadership for all components of the vertical and should bring an international perspective. This role will be a key leadership member of both the Financial Services (FS) vertical and corporate finance team who will work across the organization and functional boundaries using an understanding of the business and develop financial analyses/models and recommendations to support business planning and decision making. This role will work closely with the senior executive team to develop the vertical strategic long-range plans, annual budgets, forecasts as well as analyze historical results, identify business trends, assess viability of organic and inorganic business opportunities, develop strategic plans, measuring success to provide recommendations for future business decisions. The role will require that the individual can help facilitate, working with functional financial leaders, structure/processes and tools for international expansion including currencies, payment types, and tax compliance.
Working closely with home office resources to support financial reporting and performance needs of Adtalem, this role will indirectly manage the Directors of Finance in each of the business units constituting the vertical and provide strategic financial counsel. The VP of Finance will draw on the support of the home office Chief Accounting Officer, the heads of FP&A, Treasury and Tax to support the FS vertical.
This role reports solid-line into the Financial Services Group President and dotted line Adtalem's Chief Financial Officer. This role will bring a deep understanding of the finance function defined to include helping the Group President develop their growth strategy, supporting execution steps of that growth strategy, providing analytical expertise on commercial negotiations, driving delivery of the annual operating plan and long-term trajectory, financial reporting, maintaining key financial planning activities, accounting, leading ad hoc financial analyses to support leader and management, order-to-cash process, and helping drive M&A integration, due diligence, negotiation and financial integration.
Technical, Managerial and People Skills Required
This individual will have functional and corporate finance experience in at least several markets as an indication of international operations understanding. Relevant experience will include having helped in a rapidly growing business through acquisition and organic growth. The ability to interface effectively with a commercial organization is essential given the growth underway and the nature of the role. To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
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The purpose of Adtalem Global Education is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success, and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a leading global education provider and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Chamberlain University, EduPristine, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. For more information, please visit adtalem.com.