Role : Manager - EPM
About Us and the Product
Oracle’s market-leading Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) applications—combined with the innovation and simplicity of the cloud—enable companies of any size to drive predictable performance, report with confidence, and connect the entire organization.
At Oracle, we are constantly innovating and bringing best practices into our business process. One of the business process that we lead both in on premise and cloud is in the area of Financial Close, where we have market-leading products in this area. We are also seeing tremendous traction of customer adoption and move to the cloud.
Responsibilities and detailed job description
The Manager - EPM role involves helping our customers and the sales/customer success/partner community transition from our on premise Hyperion Financial Management to the Cloud. This role will also involve managing a team of Experts to achieve the objective of successfully guiding our on-premises customers to the cloud.
Further, this role, along with the team, will help educate the field on best practices, understand and analyze the customer’s existing application and recommend suggestions of moving to EPM Cloud. This will include design review of the application that is implemented by the customer.
This role will lead the team as well as coordinate the activities with the field, support and development.
About the Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate should have a customer-centric attitude as well as ability to manage a team of experts, in order to facilitate successful transition of customers to cloud, while having the knowledge of the domain and technology in the Financial Close space.
Must have knowledge and skills for this position are:
Overall 8 to 12 years’ experience in the following areas
Customer facing implementation projects in Hyperion Financial Management
Managed a team of consultants in Hyperion or EPM Cloud pursuits
Led a implementation project in Hyperion Financial Management within a company
Client management skills
Good functional understanding including real life experience of Financial consolidation and close process
Experience of implementing Hyperion Financial Management
Effective communication skills – both oral and written
Analytical and Problem solving skills
Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant or Finance Degree
Desirable knowledge and skills for this position are:
Implementation knowledge of EPM Cloud Financial Consolidation and Close
Working knowledge of EPM Cloud Planning or Essbase
Technical knowledge of Hyperion EPM
Project management skills
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Manage a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.
As a manager in the product development division, you will lead a team that defines product specifications and or strategy. Gather and analyze information to define product specifications and review design specifications. Communicate product strategy and functionality. Initiate and foster relationships with other groups. Review product documentation and collateral. Ensure successful product releases based on corporate priorities.
Leads a specialized area which may have diverse functional elements. Frequently interacts with supervisors and/or functional peer group managers. May interact with senior management. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development and product management. BS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 1 year of software engineering or related experience.Job