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United States of America
North Carolina
Monday, October 18, 2021
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Description and Requirements

The VP-Finance of our International Markets & Global Support is seeking a high potential, top performer for this new position: requiring a professional demeanor, excellent communication and organizational skills with the ability to work on a wide range of tasks and strategic initiatives. The Chief of Staff (COS) is a critically important role, enabling them to work more effectively with internal and external stakeholders. This is not an administrative role - it is a highly strategic and facilitative role that requires a combination of focus and flexibility as well as a willingness to play an active, operational and communicative role. As the VPs ‘trusted counsel', the role requires strong emotional intelligence, self-motivation and strong analytical and interpersonal skills. This position will have a strong Customer Orientation- thinks about customer’s (both internal and external) priorities, value we can deliver and will make trade-offs that ultimately will drive us to become a word class team. This position will report directly to the VP-Finance. 

 • Facilitate and manage the process of identifying, prioritizing, chartering, communicating, and managing key projects along with running a relentless drumbeat to drive projects in time. 
• Establishing, coordinating and maintaining business management requirements for LEC, Group CFO, ISO & Global Support SLT including the management of Staff agenda and meetings.
 • Tracking key strategic actions and driving them to closure; manage the process of tracking and communicating performance versus core BU objectives.
 • Serving as the key interface to the VP office for external groups (i.e. customer and partners) as well as internal business groups • Conduct market and financial analysis activities to support BU projects and business initiatives Experience working with Lenovo and understanding of finance function 
• 9+ years’ work experience in Finance or Strategy • Superior organizational skills and project/time management abilities, with ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities at the same time.
 • Ability to navigate in Lenovo finance sub functions and good relationships spanning engineering, sales, marketing, COO, etc.
 • Understanding of our product lines, competitor positioning and market trends.
 • Leadership skills with ability to inspire others to achieve a common objective and drive cross functional teams.
 • Strong Analytical skills and ability to synthesize large amounts of information from multiple sources to draw conclusions
 • Excellent Power Point, Excel skills apart from overall knowledge of financial/operational systems in Lenovo. 
• Flexible work style and hands-on with a attitude to dive into problem solving. 
• Excellent communications skills with ability to simplify and explain complex problems to stakeholders of all levels across multiple functions, with a willingness to challenge when necessary.
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