1+ months

Manager, Finance ( Variable Comp)

Framingham, MA 01701

**Position Summary**

Manage Crediting and Transaction models in Anaplan, responsible for change management & field dispute resolution of crediting & transaction function. Manage a team of compensation analyst specialized in Anaplan. Administer LOB plans. Share tenant admin, workspace admin and user maintenance responsibilities with peers. Work closely with Sr. Management on strategic planning of the Application.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Manage Crediting and Transaction models in Anaplan

+ Manage team of compensation analysts specialized in Anaplan

+ Key partner in Compensation Plan Strategy development with Sr. Leadership

+ Responsible for change management of crediting & transactional models in Anaplan

+ Partner with Manager, Business systems on defining Anaplan change requirements and partnering on the implementation cycle

+ Support transactional adjustments in Anaplan during Monthly close

+ Support compensation strategy team, by providing transaction or crediting related data sets

+ Support in-take training and communication of the LOB compensation plan changes

+ Administer and pay Line of business (LOB - Specialized in Facilities, Print, Furniture & Technology teams) on the Anaplan platform

+ Act as Escalation point of contact for commission requests & disputes. Support commission expense forecast for LOB plans

+ Ensure the direct reports comply with SLA and SOX requirements

+ Share tenant admin, workspace admin and user maintenance responsibilities with peers

**Innovation and Change**

+ Collaborate with peers and Sr. Leadership on process improvements supporting SLA and SOX compliance

+ Identify areas of operational efficiency and translate into process and/or system changes.

+ Consistent focus on migrating Access and Excel based processes into the Anaplan platform

+ Continually look for system efficiency in the commission execution process.

+ Responsible for User Accepted Testing process and quality of implemented products


+ Organize Daily scrum meetings within the team

+ Participate in Weekly Key Stake holder meetings

+ Provide audit reporting on Monthly commission review meetings

+ Ensure team engagement in user acceptance testing and training

+ Provide reporting on monthly credit/transaction model variance/tie-out reports, commission requests, commission expense related metrics

**People Leadership**

+ Manage a team of 2-5 Compensation analysts

+ Develop Subject Matter Experts in LOB comp plans, crediting & transaction functions

+ Conduct full performance appraisals. Coach and support direct reports with individual development plan

+ Develop personalized Quarterly objectives and support them to achieve the goals

+ Identify and provide training of the direct reports

**Business Strategy**

+ Work with Sr. Manager SBA Sales Admin to continually improve operational efficiency and Sales Experience.

+ upport the overall strategy to Move Legacy plans into Anaplan.

**Key Performance Indicators**

+ Ensure timely and successful closure on commission Requests

+ Ensure timely and accurate commission payments

+ Delivery on the Compensation Plan Strategy and Roadmap

+ Increased utilization of Anaplan platform


**Education and Experience**

+ Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science/Accounting/Finance or related fields

+ 5 years of relevant Professional Experience

**Professional Certification**

+ Certified Anaplan Model Builder

**Professional Experience**

+ Prior Sales Compensation Enterprise Application Experience

**Other Skills**

+ High level of curiosity for and a logical approach to problem solving utilizing large data sets.

+ Proven ability to take large complex data sets and turn them into actionable information

+ Strong interpersonal skills for interacting with Business Unit, Finance partners, and Senior Leadership

+ Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, excellent attention to detail required

+ Advanced presentation skills for educating internal business partners on emerging

+ Exceptional planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work

+ Proficient with Office 365, Microsoft Excel & Access

_Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_

_Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._


Posted: 2020-12-24 Expires: 2021-02-25

Be amazed by what’s inside.

There’s a whole lot more to Staples than you probably ever imagined. In fact, once you lift the lid on our business, you’ll discover that we have many opportunities for your career.

As the world’s largest office products company, 2nd largest eCommerce site and a trusted source of office solutions, we’re a recognized name across more than 26 countries. Working all over the world has shaped our approach to business, and as we’ve grown, so has our commitment to the communities and environments where we work. Whether you join us in retail, online, one of our B2B units or our other businesses, you’ll experience first-hand the unique energy and enthusiasm that makes us Staples.

This site will show you just how much goes into a career with Staples. If you want to become part of the team, simply use the job search tool – and it won’t be long before you’ll be saying, “that was easy” too.

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Manager, Finance ( Variable Comp)

Framingham, MA 01701

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast