1+ months

Senior Financial Analyst (m/f)

Washington, DC 20037

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your 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, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

In Germany, Abbott has more than 3,000 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott's German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. Alere in Cologne and Jena is now Abbott.

Abbott Diagnostics Division is looking for a

Senior Financial Analyst (m/f)

for the Europe & Middle East Finance Department based in Wiesbaden.


Responsibilities may include:

  • Consolidation and analysis of forecasts, plans and/or LRPs
  • Preparation of planning and forecasting schedules
  • Variance analysis of actual results vs. benchmarks
  • Communication with countries to understand trends, variances and key risks / opportunities
  • Preparation of ad hoc analyses to support management business decisions
  • Analyses and reports must be timely, accurate and insightful, thereby enabling senior management to understand results and/or make planning decisions
  • Will be recognized as knowledgeable in the ADD business; expected to help coach and train more junior analysts
  • Lead projects and supervise the work of less experienced staff
  • Work directly on reports or projects with senior management team

    Bachelor's degree in Business or Finance/Accounting. Preferably MBA or certified accountant


    • 3 to 5 years of financial experience beyond university degree
    • Strong business partner attitude to work with the countries
    • High result and process improvement orientation
    • Adapts quickly and learns new tasks independently
    • Strong organizational and management skills
    • Setspriorities and organizes work to meet strict deadlines
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Good communications skills, both verbal and written
    • Customer-oriented mindset
    • Additional languages are a plus
    • Advanced MS Office knowledge; database knowledge preferred (SAP, Hyperion)

      Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

      Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.
      Job Family: Financial Planning and Analysis
      Division: ADD Diagnostics
      Additional Location: Spain - Madrid
      Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
      Medical Surveillance: Not Applicable
      Significant Work Activities: Not Applicable


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