Finance Norwalk, Connecticut, USA

Project Manager, Finance Global Optimization

Company Intro

Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG) is the world leader in online travel and related services, provided to customers and partners in over 220 countries and territories through six primary consumer-facing brands – Booking.com, KAYAK, priceline, agoda.com, Rentalcars.com, and OpenTable. The mission of Booking Holdings is to make it easier for everyone to experience the world. 

Job Overview

The company is ideally looking for someone who has experience working in a fast growth, innovative environment. The Project Manager, Finance Global Optimization will be required to work cross functionally with the C-level Brand executives and board to help with the strategic growth of the business. The person will also support the company’s Brands by evaluating and recommending strategic improvements to business processes.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Develop strong stakeholder relationships and maintain effective communication channels

  • Act as point person for various workstreams/projects to support the strategic objectives of the company

  • Prepare presentations and present findings to senior management and make recommendations based on analysis and trends

  • Support development plans for key initiatives and organize detailed roadmaps for execution

  • Engage with stakeholders and help provide solutioning support on key initiatives 

  • Work proactively with the Brands and IT to document impacts, business requirements, process changes, implementation plans, etc. for projects

  • Understand the status across all projects and identify issues to escalate

  • Work with stakeholders across the company to collect input and share results of projects

  • Prepare and track financial budgets and work with FP&A stakeholders to meet budget/forecast deadlines

  • Perform scenario based modeling to develop and support business cases on various projects

  • Conduct ad hoc analyses at the request of senior executives

  • Support team members and establish healthy, collaborative relationships

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • 5-8 years of experience required

  • PMP certification preferred

  • Ability to be objective and think critically in consideration of leading practices that enable the long-term vision of Finance

  • Demonstrated ability with time management skills with ability to handle multiple priorities

  • Independent problem-solver with the ability to understand implications of work and probe more deeply when presented with inconsistent or interesting findings

  • Strong interpersonal skills, maturity and good judgment and capability of communicating with a diverse range of individuals

  • Strong written communication skills

  • Innovative mindset and experience with emerging technologies

  • High level of motivation and commitment

  • High level of focus on work quality and attention to detail

About BKNG 

Booking Holdings is the world leader in online travel & related services. Our teams work around the clock to build and improve the technology that empowers people to more freely travel across borders, time zones, languages and cultures. At Booking Holdings, we make it easier for everyone to experience the world every day through seamless technology powered by our six major brands: 

  • Booking.com

  • KAYAK

  • priceline

  • agoda

  • Rentalcars.com

  • OpenTable

Through the Booking Holdings brands, we help our customers reach all corners of the earth. Our ability to provide great service rests on how well we understand our diverse customer base, which is why having a diverse team is so important to us. We bring together employees from all walks of life and we are proud to provide the kind of inclusive environment that stimulates innovation, creativity and collaboration.

All compensation inquiries are to be sent to compensationinquiry@bookingholdings.com. Please note that only Connecticut based applicants will be responded to. Please confirm your name, Connecticut home address, the specific job you have applied to, and the date you made that application to allow us to respond to your inquiry. Due to inquiry volume, please expect up to 5 business days to receive our response. Note no adverse employment/hiring decisions will be made for exercising your rights as a resident of Connecticut.

EEO Statement:

Booking Holdings is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. We ensure equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without discrimination or harassment based on race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

Booking Holdings also extends this policy to every phase of the employment process including, but not limited to, recruitment, selection, placement, transfer, training and development, position elimination, restructure, promotion, compensation, benefits, layoffs, termination, and all other conditions or privileges of employment. Booking Holdings and its Affiliated Companies are Equal Employment Opportunity employers and welcome all job seekers including individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. If you have a disability and believe you need reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or apply for a position, please email reasonableaccommodation@bookingholdings.com with your request. M/F/V/D/S

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