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Global Technology Director, Oracle EBS Finance Sol

Reference
1716261
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
London, GBR
Expiry Date
23/02/2018
Global Technology Director, Oracle EBS Finance Solutions Description At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning...

Job Description

Global Technology Director, Oracle EBS Finance Solutions

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

The Enabling Programme (TEP) is a major transformation programme working to integrate finance, HR and supply chain data, processes, policy and systems to support the One Pearson vision built upon Oracle eBusiness and Fusion Cloud.

The Finance Solution Director manages all Finance IT platforms (mainly Oracle) meeting current and future business needs. including:

  • Management of new demand
  • Definition and delivery of IT solution strategy
  • Management of IT Delivery end to end, including country deployments
  • Direct system integrators and support partners
  • Delivering to a high quality standards at minimal total cost of ownership
  • Manage and improve a high performing team or Oracle consultants

Qualifications

  • Strong Oracle EBS background across all Finance modules (ideally also background in Hyperion and OBIA)
  • Strong ability to direct technical teams and act as the technical design authority
  • Track record in implementing, maintaining and improving large scale, global Oracle Solutions for multi-national organizations
  • Strong ability to deliver quality solutions in partnership with the business and system integrators
  • Strong experience with solution blueprinting and endorsing industry best practice
  • Strong consulting experience plus ability influence to SVP / C / partner level
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Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-NC-Morrisville

Other Locations US-NJ-Hoboken, GB-GB-London

Work Locations: US-NC-Morrisville-2250 Perimeter Park 2250 Perimeter Park Drive Suite 140 Morrisville 27560

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Oct 25, 2017

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1716261