Functional Financial Manager


An Amazing Career Opportunity for a Functional Financial Manager!

Location: Austin, TX (Hybrid)

Job ID: 16634


Are you ready to step into a role that works cross-functionally with Business leaders, Super users, Change Management, and other internal functional groups?  If so, we want to hear from you! 


Who are we? 

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places, and things, allowing people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We are a high-tech software company headquartered in Austin, TX, with over 4,000 worldwide employees. Check us out here: and 


HID’s Global Corporate Finance Department:

We are seeking a strategic & operationally focused Finance Manager to join our HID Corporate Finance team. This very visible role to all in our Senior Leadership team will be a the front of supporting, leading and continuously developing our key finance cycles (monthly performance reviews, forecastin, budgetings, and others) for all our Corporate Functions.

As our Functional Financial Manager, you’ll support HID’s success by: 


  • Serving as a key finance partner to Sr VP’s of selected Corporate Functional teams. (Corporate Marketing, Legal, IT, RnD, Finance, IP, Corporate Communications, HR and others are potential options)  
    • Effective in partnering establishing and obtaining a “seat at the table”; Counseling key clients and effectively collaborates with colleagues to drive forward initiatives in alignment to business priorities, business environment or strategic direction.
    • Participating in monthly/quarterly business reviews with HID’s Senior Leadership team including the ability to convey key messages through effective presentation skills.
    • Providing financial insight to teams in assessing risk and opportunities to achieving its financial commitments.  This includes proactively establishing insightful analytics, reporting, and developing the right operational processes that enable the key clients and groups to “see around corners” and support cross functional alignment.
  • Leading Corporate Functional analyst team to create an environment that strives for prioritization, focus and global consistency of best practices identified both internally and externally.
  • Serving as a functional financial leader in full and timely delivery of all requirements for all financial cycles including, but not limited to Monthly Close, Quarterly Reviews, Forecast cycles and other ad hoc requests.
  • Proactively developing and adjusting global functional processes to:
    • Improve cross functional discussion, alignment, and prioritization in HID’s matrix organizational structure.
    • Increase productivity and accuracy via standardization, automatization, tools, and others.
    • Support and allow upward and lateral mobility across functional financial analyst team.
  • Supporting alternative business models and corporate initiatives
    • Responsible for the counsel and influence of teams in the development and implementation of alternative business models and corporate initiatives
    • Build trusted relationships with key stakeholders. Foster appropriate interaction with the business and functions to help achieve their organizational goals.
  • Co-leading M&A efforts
    • Coleader and partner of M&A functional integration efforts to support targeted cost leverage, increased control, and fluid transparent information flow.


What we will love about your background: 


  • Thrives in a strong team environment, including willingness to assist other team members and share knowledge
  • Positive attitude, strong work ethic, humility, and a focus on business impact
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to interact with and advise multiple constituencies in the organization
  • Superior analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Strong initiative/seek and accept new challenges, and has a high level of intellectual curiosity as it relates to new projects, and finding solutions to problems


Your Experience and Education include:  


  • Bachelor’s degree required in Accounting or Finance (or other bachelor’s degree with Finance/Accounting experience)
  • MBA preferred but not required
  • Minimum of 7 years of accounting/finance experience
  • 3-5 of years of experience in the high-tech industry preferred
  • Hands on experience in global matrix operational structures
  • Working knowledge of data warehouse reporting and analysis tools
  • Prior experience in HFM Hyperion and Oracle Analytics Cloud (OAC)


Why apply? 


  • Empowerment: You’ll work as part of a global team in a flexible work environment, learning and enhancing your expertise.
  • Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive ambitious change.
  • Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly.


This opportunity may be open to flexible working arrangements.


HID Global is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 


We make it easier for people to get where they want to go!
On an average day, think of how many times you tap, twist, tag, push or swipe to get access, find information, connect with others or track something.  HID technology is behind billions of interactions, in more than 100 countries.  We help you create a verified, trusted identity that can get you where you need to go – without having to think about it.  
When you join our HID team, you’ll also be part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. You’ll have 50,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally. As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences. 

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Austin, TX, US, 78753

Mid-senior level

Nearest Major Market: Austin