1+ months
2018-05-142018-07-20

Financial Analyst

Abbott
Temecula, CA
  • Jobs Rated
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At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Job Function:

Responsible for financial planning, reporting and analysis.  Prepares financial plans and forecasts based on performance expectations.  Gathers and publishes financial information related to historical, current and future performance.   Performs financial analysis utilizing appropriate financial concepts and techniques.  Recommends alternative courses of action.

Main Responsibilities:

Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.

1. Develop detailed financial forecasts incorporating historic, trended and current business information. 2. Monitor functional and departmental spending versus budget by highlighting material variances using system generated detail and trend reports.

3. Prepare journal entries and assist in month end close as needed to ensure proper accounting at the functional and departmental level.

4. Prepare and distribute financial reports and packages by gathering and analyzing information related to current performance.

5. Perform financial analysis, as directed by management, and recommend alternatives courses of action by utilizing appropriate financial tools.  (e.g. EVA, NPV analysis).

6. Evaluate new business opportunities, potential acquisitions, new products, tax planning and spending initiatives by modeling alternative financial scenarios (e.g. revenues, profitability etc.).

7. Prepare sensitivity analysis impact on revenue, expenses and profitability by modeling changes in key variables.

8. Develop and utilize sound financial processes.

Accountability:

- Cultivates a wide range of internal networks and begins to develop an external network of resources to facilitate completion of tasks.  May demonstrate basic project management skills by acting as a project lead on small, well defined projects.  Provides guidance to less experienced staff. Influence exerted at peer level and occasionally at first levels of management.

- Plans, organizes, and prioritizes own daily work routine to meet established schedule.

- Exercises authority and judgment within defined limits to determine appropriate action. Failure to achieve results or erroneous decisions or recommendations may cause delays and may result in the allocation of additional resources.

- Works under general supervision. Receives limited supervision on standard issues, and detailed instructions on new assignments. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment, overall adequacy and accuracy.

Qualifications:

Four-year degree or equivalent experience in financial planning and analysis.  Equivalent experience is defined as six years combined experience in the above areas. Advanced degree preferred.

Minimum Experience / Training Required:

2-6 years’ experience in financial planning and analysis (in addition to equivalent experience listed above, if applicable).
Job Family: Accounting & Reporting
Division: AVD Vascular
Travel: No
Medical Surveillance: No
Significant Work Activities: Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

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Financial Analyst
37th2018 - Financial Analyst
Overall Rating: 37/220
Median Salary: $84,300

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