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Sr. Accountant/Financial Analyst - United Kingdom  

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Posted on : 19 June 2017

Project Description

Sr. Accountant/Financial Analyst 
  • Provide all aspects of financial planning and analysis support to Controller and Leadership Team. 
  • Deliver expense and metric analytical support to organization.  
  • Provide analyses on various business initiatives as required.


Key Responsibilities: 
  • Assistance with the monthly financial reporting and close process for revenue, including the preparation of routine and non-routine journal entries and adjustments related to sales and gross-to-net adjustments 
  • Ensuring compliance with key controls and accurate GAAP accounting 
  • Communication and reporting to management relating to financial results. 
  • Use of knowledge of internal business issues and external forces to assist in development and maintenance of corporate financial models used to 
  • Use of financial models to help with business planning decisions. 
  • Support of all aspects of semi-annual Budget process and generate appropriate analyses as required. 
  • Completion of analysis of budget to actual variances. 
  • Preparation of other financial modeling and analyses as appropriate 


 Position Requirements 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. CPA preferred 
  • Minimum of 3-5 years in accounting/financial role, ideally in the pharmaceutical industry 
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP, financial metrics, budget and project accounting. 
  • Strong financial background including experience in working with a variety of financial reporting systems with an emphasis on Excel 
  • Experience in forecast and budget preparation and reporting 
  • Proficient in MS Office 
  • Knowledge of Great Plains and Concur a plus 
  • Previous experience of multinational operations and inherently tight reporting deadlines would be beneficial 
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with an attention to quality and timely analyses and reporting. 
  • Strong analytical skills and highly self-motivated. 
 

Physical Requirements:
  • Occasional overnight & overseas travel 
  • Must be able to work extended hours, including weekends, during certain reporting periods 


Key Competencies specific to the role 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Strong business acumen 
  • Proactive, self-starter able to work independently as part of the international group finance team 
  • Good communicator with developed interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work well with non-financial operational management 
  • Ability to set priorities and multi-task