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Program Manager Finance Process and Systems

Company: American Tower
Location: Woburn
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description

The Team

We are seeking a Program Manager, Finance Process & Systems to join American Tower's U.S. Tower Finance Transformation team. The Finance Transformation team uses innovative strategies and approaches to improve finance processes and partners with IT to implement technology solutions to improve the team way Finance works. Day to day you will plan, direct and coordinate resources for a portfolio of strategic, cross-functional initiatives to transform and automate Finance processes. As a Program Manager, Finance Process & Systems, you will collaborate with Finance members, leaders, and other cross-functional stakeholders to maximize the efficiency of the Finance team. You will report to the Sr. Director of Transformation and work with him/her to prioritize and execute on projects within a broad transformation roadmap.


What You Can Offer Us

  • Develop strategic roadmaps for a portfolio of medium to large strategic, cross functional projects to support our Finance Transformation goals.
  • Demonstrate leadership by defining program risks and work with internal groups and project teams to create proactive strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning
  • Responsible for program governance and providing holistic summary status reports of the individuals projects under the program
  • Create and manage project plans, ensure project delivery within time, budget, and quality constraints, allocate resources efficiently and effectively. \
  • Report project metrics and regularly communicate overall initiative health, risks, and dependencies via dashboards.
  • Provide thought leadership to proactively identify and prioritize key areas for process standardization, improvement, optimization, and automation to create efficiencies for the USTF team.
  • Collaborate with Finance Leadership to define, document and track business value cases and key outcomes, and scope priorities.
  • Develop and manage relationships with key stakeholders, business process owners and Finance leadership.
  • Stay current on industry trends and best practices in finance transformation and project management.
  • Other duties as assigned. Qualifications

    What You Need to Succeed
    • Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Finance, Accounting or related field required.
    • Minimum of 8 years of business management or finance and systems experience required, including project management experience leading systems enhancements and process transformations.
    • Project and Program Management experience required. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred.
    • Experience with Process Excellence methodologies and initiatives required.
    • Proficiency in building program roadmaps and project management methodologies expertise required.
    • Exposure to an array of Finance technology solutions and knowledge of needs of functional Finance areas preferred.
    • Approximately 10% travel may be required in support of the position's responsibilities.
    • Strong organization, planning, and project management skills; ability to prioritize tasks for self and team to meet requirements and deadlines.
    • Ability to work with different functional groups and levels of employees to achieve results effectively and professionally.
    • Strong leadership skills; ability to drive and motivate team to achieve results.

      About Us

      American Tower is a global digital infrastructure company serving customers through tower sites and other real estate solutions that support connectivity and opportunity, focused on achieving our vision of Building a More Connected World. Our success is rooted in the potential of our people and the power of local teams at our offices and sites across 25 countries.

      We are one of the largest global Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and a publicly traded (NYSE:AMT), Fortune 500 Company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. The next decade will be an exciting time as we evolve our infrastructure to meet tomorrow's needs and position our people to elevate their impact, their potential, and our shared success. Come grow your career with us!

      For more information about how American Tower is building a more connected world, visit

      American Tower is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee based on age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, reproductive decisions, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

Keywords: American Tower, Boston , Program Manager Finance Process and Systems, Executive , Woburn, Massachusetts

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