S&P Global Associate Director, Finance in Charlottesville, Virginia


Associate Director, Finance


Charlottesville, VA

TheTeam - Business:

We combine broad data, powerful analytics and deep sector intelligence to give our clients extraordinary insight into the companies and markets they follow. Team members embrace and lead through change, maintain a global perspective, think critically and cultivate the open exchange of ideas both within the team and across our firm.


You are part of the Market Intelligence Revenue & Book of Business Reporting team providing monthly analysis on the financial performance of S&P Global Market Intelligence s top line. You are responsible for the monthly accounting close process working with the SPGI Corporate Accounting & GBS teams to ensure integrity and accuracy of financial results. In additional, you are preparing monthly reporting for Senior Business and Finance Leadership teams to meet business needs and drive decision-making.


  • Prepare monthly revenue and ACV reports, including business commentary, renewal performance, new sales and revenue analysis.

  • Build and analyze monthly ACV and revenue estimates. Understand how key business drivers influence the financial performance of the business and be able to project future performance of the business.

  • Participate in annual and multi-year sales planning and budget process for the division.

  • Responding to both internal and external audit queries and ensuring full compliance internal controls (SOX) providing evidence as required.

  • Project work supporting the broader MI divisional reporting team and operational improvement embracing LEAN principles.



  • Bachelor s Degree in Accounting - Finance with at least 4 years validated financial analysis experience operating within a matrix business structure and working as a part of in a Global Finance organization.

    • Strong skills in MS Excel, PowerPoint and data warehouse tools.

    • Strong analytical skills and with attention to detail.

    • Sound knowledge of accounting principles.

    • Ability to work independently and as a fully contributing member of a multi-locational team with challenging, often conflicting deadlines.

    • Experience with ERP (Oracle Financials) and Cognos TM1 is preferred.


  • Build Superior Customer Value cultivate partnership with Commercial Leadership team providing them the support and information to help them drive our business forward.

    • Quality is attentive to detail and accuracy, is committed to excellence, looks for improvements continuously, monitors quality levels, finds root cause of quality problems, owns - act acts on quality problems

    • Dependability meets commitments, works independently, accepts accountability, handles changes, sets personal standards, stays focused under pressure and meets attendance - punctuality requirements.

  • Productivity handles a fair workload, volunteers for additional work, prioritizes tasks, develops good work procedures, manages time well and handles information flow.

  • Communicates Effectively speak openly and clearly without hidden agendas, adapt your approach and your message to fit the audience. Seek input from others and use sound rationale to gain acceptance of ideas, listen actively and respond in a manner that promotes teamwork, persistently deliver important information and check for understanding to ensure your message is understood.

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is importantsome of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit, S&P Global Market Intelligence

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