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Global Finance Reporting Specialist  

Leo Pharma (company)

Posted on : 08 May 2017

Project Description

Global Finance Reporting Specialist

LEO Pharma has committed to improve the lives of people with skin diseases around the world with our ambitious aspiration to help more than 100 million people by 2020.

The strategy has resulted in several initiatives and projects that affect the finance organization. One of the major projects for the coming year(s) is the global implementation of a new ERP-system (SAP) and further development of our SAP BI reporting. To support this commitment, we are looking for a Finance Specialist to support our Global SAP implementation team and at the same time be a strong link to our Global Finance FMI team to ensure prober handover and training of finance users.

The position

The right candidate is a Reporting Specialist with a strong foundation within SAP and SAP BI from a global finance point of view, who can confidently jump in and support a fast moving SAP project with business finance expertise. You will be based in the Financial Management Information team and serve as the Corporate representative in the global SAP roll-out track for Global Finance, supporting the project in tasks related to Business Finance – task varying from testing and validation to developing global standards across global reporting. Secondly, you will be driving the BI training of business finance users as well as play a key role in the re-design and roll-out of LEO Pharma project management system (SAP Project System). At longer term you will be a key player in supporting and further develop the future Financial Management Information reporting landscape in close cooperation with end users and regional Business Partners, where we use SAP BPC globally for financial planning and consolidation and primarily SAP Analysis for internal reporting.

You will become part of a dynamic and agile Global Business Finance organization with unique possibilities to add your footprint in creating a “cutting edge” BI reporting environment with business excellence and standardization to support a growing and global pharma company. This is to secure a high quality and performance in our daily operations to the benefit of more than 700 internal customers, who have an increased demand for business insights, analysis, professional reporting and business planning.

The position covers a variety of areas such as:

  • Drive, support and execute on deliveries (master data, users access, CO-PA setup etc)  in close collaboration with the finance team and track lead in the SAP project
  • Liaise with key business finance stakeholders to ensure smooth implementation and handover to line of business
  • Ensure implementation of LEO project management system (SAP Project System) in close collaboration with business partners within R&D
  • Further development of current Finance BI training setup
  • Continue development of BI reporting platform and drive underlying improvement projects and close follow up on incidents and improvements
  • Ensure daily operations via maintenance and support

The role is based in Denmark with some international travel required during the SAP roll out period.

The ideal candidate

We are looking for a Top of class Cand.merc. Cand.oecon, Cand.polit, HD or similar combined with 5-7years of relevant work experience in Finance.

  • Experience from pharmaceutical industry or an international production company
  • Experienced SAP user with a good process understanding and project management skills
  • Strong knowledge of SAP Business Objects, SAP Analysis for Excel, SAP BPC, or other BI tools within the SAP BI platform

You will be part of a team of 5 highly engaged employees in a within a complex and rapidly changing SAP and BI environment. We offer you an exciting position in one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies within dermatology.


As a person you are structured and flexible and like to take responsibility. You have a solid business understanding combined with high customer orientation and strong communication skills. You are performance driven and ambitious and have strong analytical skills.

Moreover, you have a positive attitude and a good sense of humor. You have the ability to engage into dialogue on processes and management reporting with many different stakeholders.