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Team Leader - Trade Spend Contract Maintenance

Durham, NC 27701
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At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities
*This position is located in Winston-Salem, NC


This role is responsible for managing the day to day activities of Retail Trade Spend. Monitoring SOX Controls, payment accuracy, and relationship with client sales team are essential to the role.

  • Review and approve payments FOBO billings
  • Review and sign off on weekly periodic and quarterly operational and system controls
  • Accurately interpret customer agreements and provide guidance to team to ensure accurate GL activity
  • Perform risk analysis as necessary for customers that are in breach of contract or upon request
  • Effectively analyze customer performance against forecast and be able to make appropriate recommendations to financial planners on annual financial exposure
  • Prepare monthly performance review for internal and client senior leaders
  • Manage requests from Sales Team
  • Execute Daily, Weekly and Periodic SOX and operational controls
  • Manage escalations on accounts within Trade Spend Portfolio
  • Effectively manage desk with competing priorities
  • Prepare and Review journal entries for manual accruals and Balance Sheet corrections
  • Build successful working relationships with internal and external business partners with an emphasis on client relations.
  • Provide operational and developmental coaching to subordinates on a monthly bases
  • Enforce company policy in accordance to the IBM Business Conduct Guidelines
  • Maintain attendance tracking for subordinates

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business or other related area.
  • 2+ years of management experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and SOX
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (emphasis on Excel).
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to translate findings into actionable solutions/processes

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
US Citizenship required.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-08

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