Careers that Change Lives
Position can be based onsite in Minnepolis, MN or remote in the US.
As part of the Americas Global Finance Operations (GFO), join the Accounts Payable team at Medtronic. This position will report to the Accounts Payable Sr Manager and will provide systems support by actively leading and executing projects within the Accounts Payable value stream, including Kofax, SAP, ReadSoft, and ServiceNow. This role will also provide governance, leadership and expertise to Accounts Payable Shared Services Centers, Global hubs and Local finance teams using detailed system, policy and accounting knoweldge.
We seek out and hire a diverse workforce at every level: We need fresh ideas and inclusive insights to continue to be an innovative industry leader — that’s why we make it a point to seek out, attract and develop employees who are patient-centric, passionate, and who represent the same wide variety of life experiences as our patients.
A Day in the Life
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.Onboard acquisitions and system integrations of medium to large scope into the SAP ReadSoft module, ensuring an adequate recognition of financial transactions and alignment into global standard processes. Manage and continuously improve processes on behalf of the Accounts Payable Global Process Owner and Accounts Payable Sr Manager. Identify opportunities for automation and process improvement. Support deployment of new technologies and processes within Accounts Payable GFO. Responsible for requirements gathering, identifying gaps, and providing solutions while maintaining global standard data requirements and process adherence. Conduct conversion validation and end-user testing prior to implementation of system enhancements. Provide day-to-day systems support for the GFO organization and it’s internal customers. Deliver training to newly integrated entities on the SAP ReadSoft module and GFO processes. Develop and deliver departmental communications to impacted stakeholders. Provide guidance and training to Accounts Payable Shared Services Center, Global Hub and Local Finance teams with regard to Medtronic’s Accounts Payable policies, procedures, and global processes. Provide leadership and expertise in accounting and finance activities associated with complex matters requiring escalated support. Execute and maintain global SOX controls established on account payables processes. Provide internal and external audit support. Support month-end, quarter-end and year-end financial close through completion and accumulation of various reports, schedules and tasks, including ad-hoc requests. Perform G/L support and financial analysis for special projects upon request. Participate in integration project travel, approximately 10% of the time. Must Have: Minimum Requirements Bachelor’s Degree with 7+ years of work experience in Finance and/or Accounting (Or Advanced Degree with 8+ years)