General Information

Req #
Career area:
Strategy and Operations
United States of America
North Carolina
Tuesday, July 11, 2023
Working time:
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Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

We are currently seeking a skilled and motivated Business Analyst to join our Cloud & Software organization. As a Software Business Analyst, you will play a key role in analyzing financial data, providing insights, and supporting strategic decision-making within the company. The ideal candidate will have a strong analytical background, excellent financial modeling skills, and a deep understanding of the cloud and software industry.


1. Financial Planning and Analysis:

  • Prepare financial forecasts, budgets, and long-term financial plans for the organization.
  • Analyze financial data and key performance indicators (KPIs) to identify trends, risks, and opportunities.
  • Provide insightful financial analysis and recommendations to support strategic decision-making by senior management.

2. Financial Reporting:

  • Prepare accurate and timely financial reports, including monthly and quarterly financial statements.
  • Create financial dashboards and presentations to communicate financial performance to stakeholders.
  • Assist in the preparation of board presentations and management reporting packs.

3. Business Performance Monitoring:

  • Monitor and analyze business performance metrics, comparing actual results to budget and forecast.
  • Identify and investigate variances, providing explanations and recommending corrective actions.
  • Develop financial models and scenarios to support business planning and resource allocation decisions.

4. Investment Analysis:

  • Evaluate investment opportunities, including new projects, product launches, and market expansions.
  • Conduct financial feasibility studies, analyzing potential returns, risks, and market dynamics.
  • Provide financial recommendations and support business cases for capital expenditure requests.

5. Pricing and Profitability Analysis:

  • Analyze product and service pricing structures, evaluating profitability and margin trends.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop pricing strategies and optimize revenue streams.
  • Conduct profitability analysis by customer, product, and market segment.

6. Data Management and Systems:

  • Collaborate with IT teams to enhance financial systems, reporting tools, and data integrity.
  • Develop and maintain financial models and databases to support forecasting and analysis.
  • Ensure data accuracy and consistency, implementing controls and validation procedures.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a related field (MBA is a plus).
  • Proven experience as a Financial Analyst, preferably within the cloud and software industry.
  • Strong analytical and financial modeling skills.
  • Proficiency in financial analysis tools, spreadsheet applications, and financial software.
  • Solid understanding of financial statements, accounting principles, and financial metrics.
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking abilities.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate in cross-functional teams.
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • MBA
  • Proven experience in the following areas:
    • Group Budget Management
    • Executive Financial Reporting
    • Financial Analysis
    • SaaS/SW Forecasting


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

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