Finance Solutions Expert

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Date: 17-Oct-2021

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:143930 


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Job Title (Job Code):         Finance Solutions Expert



Alstom IS&T is ensuring for the Alstom businesses the build and support of a large portfolio of global business solutions in several functional areas.

The Finance Solutions expert reports to the IS&T Finance Solution lead is accountable to provide expertise on finance solutions part of the portfolio in the frame of business requirements analysis, project delivery, or application support. He/She will support also transversal topics within Finance domain to ensure overall consistency of Core models and end to end processes. He / She will also be key leader of continuous improvement for Finance scope and support digital transformation initiatives for Finance scope


Organisation structure (job belongs to..)


IS&T / Finance Department


Reports directly to:

Position title

Finance Solutions Leader


Other reporting to:

“Dotted line reporting” Position title if any



Direct reports:

Position title



Network & Links Position title of connected positions / functional report


  • Finance Program Director
  • Domain leads within IS&T Finance organization
  • IS&T Solutions Architects
  • IS&T Program & Project managers
  • IS&T Finance solution specialists & analysts
  • IS&T Operation managers in charge of solutions interfaced with finance landscape
  • Key stakeholders in Finance & Treasury functions
  • Application Business Process Owners & key-users



  • Third-party technology providers
  • Strategic Partners
  • Peer companies



Describe here main information such as accountabilities, authorities, performance measurements …etc.


Finance Solutions Expert

  • Ensures alignment with Métiers on Finance business processes for Finance Solutions (CONCUR, Basware SaaS, Kofax, RPAs & Dashboards, …) from an end to end perspective,
  • Collects and analyzes demands from central Business & Global Shared Services,
  • Conduct pre-studies, contribute high level designs and support execution of IS&T projects,
  • Defines and contributes test strategy(-ies) for Finance applications
  • Leads and works closely with Operational Manager and Solutions specialists & experts on Continuous improvement initiatives to improve services and user satisfaction
  • Supports roll-out, ensuring that Core Model is applied.
  • Supports operations teams with regards to critical incidents and end to end issues with other IS&T towers (SAP ERP, Successfactor,..)
  • Performs RCA for high priority incidents, developing checklist for recurring problem and propose action plan to resolve them definitively
  • Manages relationship with Finance Shared Service, Key User, Central team and ensuring level of support from them;
  • Provides timely and regular communication to his stakeholders on open topics
  • Analyzes technology industry and business trends and determine their potential applicability at Alstom with our Architect lead
  • Participates and contributes to recommendations for decisions-making at Change Control Board/ Operational Review Meeting with Business
  • Maintains high level business users and key-users satisfaction



Educational Requirements Describe the minimum educational requirement/level


  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or related field


Experience Describe the knowledge and experience required for this role


  • You have a strong knowledge and more than 7 years of experience in Finance solutions on various roles (business / functional architecture / core model definition, solution deployment)
  • Finance processes knowledge into Accounting / upstream processes
  • Experience on at least one of the following application : Kofax, Basware, Concur


  • Knowledge on Financial ERP application such as SAP
  • Knowledge on additional Financial application such as Kofax, Basware, Concur, Blackline, Cadency…

Competencies & Skills Describe the needed skills (technical & behavioral)

  • Fluent in English, you are eager to work with autonomy in an international environment and to face the challenges of the new Alstom
  • Demonstrate good communication, efficiency and ability to execute.
  • Team player with the ability to form strong working relationships with business and IS&T team members
  • Capability to take the lead and be autonomous
  • Be result oriented and show intellectual curiosity and creativity.
  • Have a strong sense of customer service and satisfaction
  • Proven planning, prioritization, and organizational skills
  • Be able to report to management and stakeholders in a clear and transparent manner
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to drive change through innovation & process improvement
  • Willing to learn new technology on emergency technologies
  • Be agile, Inclusive and responsible as per the Alstom values

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.



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