Global Finance Transformation Lead

Location: New York City
Posted: almost 4 years ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: People, Process and Technology Change Management, Financial Services, Technology and Media
Contact Name: Sheila Walsh
Contact Email:

Job Description

Pacific has been engaged by the CFO and Director of Finance Change within this global multi-billion dollar communications and media company to support the biggest transformation within the business for some time. Following the a recent major acquisition, the business is consolidating and transforming at the enterprise level and the Group Finance organization is deploying a major Continuous Improvement programme. 

Under the leadership and sponsorship of the CFO, the finance organization will be creating a center of excellence / shared service operation to support all the major end to end finance processes. As the Finance Transformation Lead, you will be influential in ensuring this change delivers the required results focused on efficiency gains, best practice world class delivery and right first time (Straight through processing). 

As a transformation change agent,, you'll work closely with the external vendor partner who are providing the BA and PM's as well as engage with the Finance Leaders across the business to understand the key process silos and build better relationships across the business in a change resistant culture. You'll need to have tangible experience in dealing with tough stakeholders who all have unique business units and perceived complexity!!! 


  • Strong exposure to communication / media sector
  • At least 10 years' experience in Quality, Lean Six Sigma and Finance related change
  • LEAN/Six Sigma certification at Black belt level
  • Strong Project Management skills are strongly preferred.
  • Experience working in a shared service environment
For more details, please contact David Howells (in London) on +44 207 478 7752 OR Sheila Walsh (in New York) on +1 646 527 7349 

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