Senior Finance Manager
An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Finance Manager to work for a Global Pharmaceutical company.
Location: Surrey WFH currently
Rate: 400 - 500 dependant on experience
Duration: 6 months
Reporting to the EMEA Trading Lead, they will have the following responsibilities:
Conduct financial/management accounting, JSOX compliance, logistics, and process duties for activities around the sale of entity products to EMEA affiliates and 3rd party distributors
Provide commercial oversight to ensure appropriate governance and that transactions flow in accordance with APIs Tax & Transfer Pricing strategy and with EU tax legislation
Work collaboratively across functions (including Other Group Trading & IP Holder Companies, API Finance, API Tax, European Tax, EUTD, Commercial Finance, EMEA Business Services)
Operate as an effective Finance Business Partner to internal and external stakeholders, collaborating to make effective decisions, and adding business value where possible
Interact with process owners and oversee transactional activities as executed by Finance teams
Influence trading strategy across various trading entities and affiliates
Provide support to decision-making around trading strategy and provide insight through partnering with other entities and affiliates.
Embed Compliance Culture across all Regions of the business ensuring Integrity in Action is actively applied in all initiatives.
Ensure the appropriate skills and competencies are demonstrated in the team whilst providing the support and coaching to ensure the team overall is consistently achieving their objectives
Manage the preparation and submission of budget and forecast requests for European and HQ
Manage the Intercompany and Third Party Royalty Income and Expense reporting, be responsible for maintaining the integrity of complex Royalty Income & Royalty Expense calculations
Manage inventory reporting for entity Trading, ensuring all financial inventory movements can be explained and properly verified
Manage all recharges flowing in and out of group companies and ensure that all recharges are posted, explainable and properly verified. Also be responsible for direct reporting and preparing the analysis of various Recharge related accounts in the Balance Sheet and P&L (i.e. R&D Expenses, Product Maintenance, Global Phase 3b/4, Market Research, IGS, Legal Fees, Management Fees and Marketing Recharges etc.)
Responsible for accounting and reporting of significant non-routine transactions, including that related to product portfolio accounting and divestitures. Manage the intangible fixed asset reporting of entity Trading.
Post graduate accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA)
Demonstrable sustained finance experience within Finance functions
Demonstrable people management skills including performance monitoring and development
Sound commercial awareness and ability to contribute to the success and development of the finance function and business in general
Audit experience preferable
Must have experience of working across multiple sites and localities
Pharma sector experience with strong customer focus; in multi-disciplinary, matrix and cross-cultural settings.
Track-record of leading planning process with excellent organisational and collaboration skills
Proven compliance expertise; understanding and complying with industry laws and relevant regulations.
Please apply by sending your CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Finance Manager