Job Overview.

Experience: 5-7 YearsSector: Financial Accounting

Our client has grown to be one of the world’s largest independent biotechnology companies, reaching millions of patients around the world and developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential. We are assisting in the souring of a Finance Manager to report to their Associate Finance Director.

Main responsibilities:

  • Manages preparation of budgets, forecasts and long-range scenarios
  • Primary contact for VAT and Corporate tax
  • Provide consultancy and financial decision support analysis to various functions, teams and departments
  • Actively contributes to finance business processes and resolution of issues, representing site specific topics/issues
  • Liaise with Accounting, Tax, Ops Consolidation FP&A, Site FP&A team and business functions
  • Provide business analysis and decision-making support, including financial analyses and modelling of “what if” scenarios
  • Lead and/or support local and corporate projects, ie streamline VAT and operation processes and reporting

Skills, Knowledge and Attributes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance or business administration
  • At least 5 years’ experience in similar position(s) preferably in an international environment
  • Experience in cost accounting, budgeting and planning, plus VAT within and outside EU
  • High proficiency with SAP, Hyperion and Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated strong technical knowledge of accountancy (local country accounting principles), relevant laws, local taxes and accounting systems/processes
  • Biotechnology or Pharmaceutical experience preferred
  • Experience with SAP, EDW, Hyperion planning and reporting
  • Energetic, flexible team player, with ability to adapt in a changing environment

If you are from a Cost Accounting background ideally within a Life Science/Pharma/Biologics organisation and available for a 12 month contract – please get in touch for a chat today.


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