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Financial Reporting Manager I

Company Name: Kroger General Office
Position Type: Employee
FLSA Status: Exempt



Position Summary

Responsible for architecting, designing and setting the standards for reporting and budgeting analytical systems in Oracle Essbase and Dodeca. Responsible for accuracy and timeliness of data. Primary Dodeca code designer for financial reporting systems' databases and process flows. Lead a team of Essbase and Dodeca developers. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.

Essential Job Functions

  • Lead the requirements identification, data sourcing and data consumption method for Corporate Accounting, Consolidations and other financial reporting stakeholders throughout the enterprise
  • Advise stakeholders on dynamic ad-hoc requests for data to make timely business decisions
  • Develop programming specifications for architecting and designing reporting within our financial reporting systems using best practices and application service functions
  • Serve as a business project management lead for related development and testing activities working with related Essbase and Dodeca developers
  • Establish priorities for enhancements/modifications for our financial reporting systems
  • Develop mastery skills over time on where and how to extract the right data at the right time (Oracle FRS/ SmartView/ Dodeca/ PowerBI/ Azure focus, etc.)
  • Coordinate cross-department (e.g., KTD) initiatives and facilitates the definition of clear responsibilities and business outcomes
  • Support and/or lead project work (e.g., modernization, business restructuring and acquisitions)
  • Apply data analysis, data modeling and quality assurance techniques to ensure data integrity in the cubes and reporting
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of data
  • Mentor team members in software development principles, patterns, processes and practices
  • Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provide feedback to direct reports
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Minimum Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Computer Science, Mathematics, or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience in a public company, an accounting center or public accounting firm or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years of project management, financial reporting and/or reporting technologies
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Excellent time management skills; ability to maintain performance under pressure
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively across departments
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Desired Previous Experience/Education

  • 4+ years of management experience
  • Any experience as an Essbase developer with knowledge of calc scripts, load rules and dimension builds
  • Any experience with AIX or UNIX scripting
  • Any experience with SQL or DB2 developer
  • Any experience leading technology enabled and business driven reporting strategies
  • Any experience in accounting or audit
  • Any hands on experience in MDX and MAXL
  • Any retail and manufacturing experience
  • Any Oracle product suite experience
  • Proficiency in Essbase and Dodeca technology, architecture and performance tuning
  • Broad knowledge of visualization, reporting and data management technologies
  • Deep understanding of ASO/BSO concepts
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong business partnerships with key stakeholders
  • Strong understanding of relational and/or OLAP databases
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and/or Business Objects

    Education Level: Bachelor's Required
    Required Travel: Up to 25%
    Required Certifications/Licenses: None
    Position Type: Full-Time
     Regions: General Office- Cincinnati


    Jobs at Kroger: At Kroger, we hire people who have a passion for helping others and who want to build a relationship with our Customers. No matter what stage of your career, you can build your future at Kroger. We look for people who want more, aspire to be more and work hard to achieve their goals. Our focus on keeping the Customer first is what makes us successful. As the largest traditional grocery chain in the U.S. and one of the world's largest retailers, we employee more nearly half a million Associates across 35 states. We offer many opportunities not only in our stores, but in Manufacturing, Logistics, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and many other fields.


    Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names.  At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®.  We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025.  Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

     Posting Notes:  OH || Cincinnati || 1014 Vine Street || 45202 || Kroger General Office || [[mfield2]] || Accounting || Employee || Exempt || Full-Time || None 

    Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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