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MasterCard Director, Financial Planning & Analysis in Purchase, New York

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Job Title

Director, Financial Planning & Analysis


Mastercard’s Operations and Technology (O&T) business unit operates the company’s global payments processing infrastructure and development. O&T uses its expertise to make payments safe, simple and smart.

The FP&A Department within O&T is responsible for financial planning, financial reporting and projects that support financial processes across O&T. The FP&A role provides an excellent platform for career development. The successful candidate will gain exposure to a wide range of divisions, processes, and functions.


The Director is responsible for supporting a broad spectrum of financial processes and initiatives including but not limited to the following:

•Consolidate and report monthly, quarterly & annual financial performance for O&T including monthly variances against forecast & budget, opportunities & risks and operational metrics

•Manage quarterly expense forecasts, aligning with the overall O&T Finance Team. Track and monitor O&T opportunities and risks

•Sharing best practices with other Business Units and Corporate Finance and partner to ensure overall FP&A processes are optimized

•Prepare financial presentations & analyses for the O&T Leadership Team and O&T CFO

•Support decision-making processes by providing forward-looking analysis and insights and reviews of primary expense drivers

•Provide recommendations to senior management to strategically enhance financial performance and business opportunities

•Support planning process, including annual budget

•Leverage technology to improve efficiency and processes throughout the organization

•Perform ad-hoc financial analyses to support business decisions

•Manage ad hoc projects as needed

All About You:

The ideal candidate would:

•Have a strong understanding of corporate FP&A processes and/or business partnership experience; accounting experience a plus.

•Have an understanding of the payments industry

•Have a strong working knowledge of Hyperion & Oracle

•Have experience working with or capacity to learn & implement new technology for driving efficiencies & enhanced data analytics (e.g., artificial intelligence, Alteryx, Tableau, etc.

•Have strong data analytic capabilities using large data sets and driving conclusions

•Experience preparing executive level presentations

• Ability to perform successfully in a rapidly changing environment and manage multiple priorities and assignments concurrently under pressure

•MBA or CPA preferred

COVID-19 Considerations

We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together. In many locations, which may change over time, we’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by video or phone. In addition, in some locations, only individuals who have been fully vaccinated will be permitted inside Mastercard offices until further notice.

About Mastercard

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Corporate Security Responsibility

All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and must:

  • Abide by Mastercard’s security policies and practices;

  • Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;

  • Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and

  • Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard’s guidelines.

Requisition ID: R-149115