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Commercial FP&A Senior Finance Manager

  • Job
    Full-time
    Senior & Expert Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • $130K - $185K
  • Carlsbad

AI generated summary

  • You need a Bachelor’s in Finance or Accounting, 7+ years of financial analysis experience, collaboration skills, data management expertise, and proficiency in Excel, Oracle, HFM/CMR, and SAP Analytics Cloud. Organizational and multitasking abilities are key.
  • You will lead global forecasting, collaborate with leadership, analyze key performance indicators, align regional requirements, mentor team members, and drive strategic projects.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting (MBA, CPA, MA preferred but not required).
  • Experience;
  • 7+ years of direct experience in financial analysis, reporting, and accounting within a large company.
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities;
  • Partners across groups, divisions, and functions to understand business needs and explore new ventures
  • Ability to handle large sets of data, crafting accurate reports with responsibility for the quality and integrity of results
  • Organized multitasker that is able to meet timelines while achieving results, especially in a fast-paced, high-growth environment
  • Excellent skills with MS Excel are required; Oracle, HFM/CMR, SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) are preferred

Responsibilities

  • Support the global forecasting and planning process in collaboration with Commercial and Marketing leadership
  • Use key performance indicators to build strategies to deliver on growth and expectations while identifying risks and mitigation strategies
  • Work with divisional counterparts assuring alignment between global and regional requirements
  • Develop, mentor, and provide leadership within the team while building positive relationships across the business
  • Complete special projects as requested, such as go-to market strategies and data efficiencies, collaborating across teams

FAQs

What is the primary responsibility of a Commercial FP&A Senior Finance Manager?

The primary responsibility of a Commercial FP&A Senior Finance Manager is to provide oversight and support for global sales teams, transforming practical insights into financially sound decisions to drive accountability and growth.

What kind of education and experience is required for this role?

A Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting is required, with an MBA, CPA, or MA preferred but not required. Additionally, 7+ years of direct experience in financial analysis, reporting, and accounting within a large company is necessary.

What key skills and abilities should a candidate possess for this role?

A candidate should have the ability to partner across groups, divisions, and functions to understand business needs, handle large sets of data, meet timelines, and achieve results in a fast-paced environment. Proficiency in MS Excel is required, with experience in Oracle, HFM/CMR, and SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) being preferred.

What is a typical day like for a Commercial FP&A Senior Finance Manager?

A typical day involves supporting the global forecasting and planning process, collaborating with Commercial and Marketing leadership, using key performance indicators to build growth strategies, ensuring alignment between global and regional requirements, mentoring team members, and completing special projects such as go-to market strategies.

How does this role contribute to the growth and success of the Biosciences Division?

The Commercial FP&A Senior Finance Manager plays a crucial role in translating insights into financially sound decisions that drive growth and accountability within the Biosciences Division, supporting global sales teams and collaborating across divisions to achieve strategic goals.

The World Leader In Serving Science

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Mission & Purpose

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue of approximately $40 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, increasing productivity in their laboratories, improving patient health through diagnostics or the development and manufacture of life-changing therapies, we are here to support them. Our global team delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services, Patheon and PPD.