North America SI Controller

Company Overview

Motorola Solutions is there for our customers when everything is on the line. In extreme moments - when a hurricane lands or when a fire breaks out. And in everyday moments - when a package arrives just in time for the holiday or when a child doesn't miss the school bus home.

We unify voice, data, video and analytics in one integrated ecosystem to enable individuals, businesses and communities to work together in more powerful ways. To help people make better decisions, act confidently and be their best in the moments that matter. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions and connect with a career that matters.

Department Overview

The candidate will be part of the North America (NA) Systems Integration (SI) Finance group that partners with the Field (i.e., Project Managers, Regional Directors, Territory Directors) to profitably implement radio communication systems. In addition, this group is responsible for maintaining and booking milestone entries and Percentage of Completion (PoC) accounting.

Job Description

This position will report directly to the Director of NA Credit and SI. The job will entail the below primary responsibilities:
  • Manage the milestone business and ensure GAAP compliance
  • Oversee financial performance of our SI projects in North America and drive margin improvement
  • Collaborate and support field partners to ensure proper management of SI projects
  • Monthly/quarterly P&L and balance sheet accounting entry creation and review
  • Review and approval of quarterly percentage of completion ("POC") accounting adjustments
  • Support CV process, with a specific FP&A focus, in order to support accurate forecasting of SI and POC revenue and costs
  • Create and maintain annual budgetsManage and develop direct reports.


Additional Knowledge/Skills:
  • Strong technical aptitude and demonstrated ability to learn new processes, tools, and systems
  • Ability to think through end to end processes and understand the data flow
  • Experience with Motorola Solutions accounting of SI and POC across regions
  • Strong understanding of existing reports in SI Finance
  • Tableau experience preferred
  • Project management and organizational skills with experience leading multi-disciplined teams
  • Sound business judgment, creativity in problem solving, and a strong bias for action
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills to work with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to work on multiple initiatives simultaneously in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Effective change management skills
  • Results-driven, self-starter with ability to work independently with moderate level of supervision


Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting required
  • 6+ years of experience working in Finance / Accounting / FP&A role


Vaccine Requirement

Motorola Solutions is a U.S. Federal contractor and must comply with the recent U.S. Government Executive Order requiring that Federal contractors ensure that their U.S. employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 4, 2022 . Accordingly, Motorola Solutions requires all US employees, even those working from home, to be fully vaccinated unless entitled to a reasonable accommodation based on a qualified medical condition or religious belief.

If you are unable to be fully vaccinated due to a qualified medical condition or religious belief, you will be required to apply for a reasonable accommodation prior to moving forward with the recruitment process. As a part of this process you will be required to provide information or documentation about the reason you cannot be vaccinated. If your request for an accommodation is not approved, an offer for employment will not be made.

Travel Requirements

Under 10%

Relocation Provided

None

Position Type

Experienced

Referral Payment Plan

No

Our U.S.Benefitsinclude:
  • Incentive Bonus Plans
  • Medical, Dental, VisionbenefitseffectiveDay 1
  • 401K with Company Match and Day 1 vesting
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • GenerousPaidTime Off Packages
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PaidParental & Family Leave
  • and more!


EEO Statement

Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.

Location

Chicago, IL