17 days old

Sr. Finance Manager

California City, CA 93505
Location :
US - California - Carlsbad
Job Description

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

This talented Sr. Manager Finance position will support the total Protein and Cell Analysis Business Unit (PCA BU). This Sr. Manager Finance will be responsible for assisting with the financial analysis, planning, and reporting activities; and will partner with the business leaders, especially the VP-GM, to develop actions and recommendations to enable the business to achieve its financial objectives.


  • Support for the Sr. Director, PCA to ensure Strategic Business Segment (SBS) business partners share best practices, have aligned analysis and deliver insight to the BU results
  • Partner with enabling functions (Sales, Marketing, R&D, HR and Strategy/BD)
  • Partner cross-functionally to drive both BU and division level projects from planning to execution
  • Lead return on investment analysis within the BU
  • Develop financial scenarios and models to facilitate strategic planning and capital deployment decisions
  • Demonstrate FP&A leadership with timely, accurate, and value-added information
  • Drive key processes such as STRAP, AOP (budget), Forecast, Quarterly/Monthly Business Review (QBR/MBR)
  • Assist in financial reporting processes including QBR/MBR package preparation
  • Providing accurate and meaningful analysis in a timely manner
  • Consolidate product results and inputs for the BU
  • Lead the development and preparation of divisional annual operating plan, quarterly forecasts and monthly updates
  • Lead BID Consolidation group on support, submissions and deadlines
  • Support internal audit and external annual audit
  • Manage financial close, forecast, budget, and strategic plan activities for division-level functions
  • Lead a team of 3 direct reports
  • BA/BS degree in finance/accounting or other business-related disciplines (MBA a plus)
  • 8+ years of finance/accounting related experience
  • Biosciences industry experience preferred
  • Strong understanding of financial statements and financial system structures
  • Demonstrated track record of developing high performing teams
  • Robust analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills including an ability to present information to multiple management layers, up to and including Group Executives.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office tools, particularly complex business modeling in Excel
  • Systems experience: COGNOS, Hyperion Essbase, SAP, E1. Experience with Power BI is a plus
Key Success Factors:
  • Enthusiasm to work as a team player and a team leader
  • Applies strong technical and analytical skills to influence strategic business decisions
  • Demonstrates strong business acumen
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritize to meet deadlines
  • Ability to navigate and influence in a matrix organization
  • Confidence to interact with all levels of the organization
At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.


Posted: 2019-10-01 Expires: 2019-10-31

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