The Sr. Financial Analyst for Finance Projects position will play an integral role in the financial integrations for the Life Science Solutions Group (LSG) as well continuing to expand the reach of the LSG finance projects teams to ensure better support of major company initiatives in the APAC region.
The position will support the global project team that effectively manages projects across multiple sites and countries and will provide the opportunity to be part of global and regional initiatives.
The ideal candidate will be able to manage all aspects of the P&L and Balance sheet that are impacted by projects as well as having a bias towards change management.
Key Responsibilities :
Lead region specific projects and ensure local finance requirements both from a statutory and management reporting are met.
Manage a small team of contractors to ensure projects successfully executed within the region
Assist in any acquisition activities in the region
Be the primary point of contact from the finance project team for any site or product line moves into the region
Responsible for identifying, understanding, and ensuring that business requirements are met within a project
Partners with key stakeholders to solicit feedback to develop and implement step level improvements in reporting and continuously make process and system upgrades to enhance efficiency and productivity.
Additional responsibilities will include coordination of reporting systems setup, mapping of financial hierarchies, testing, training, and communication.
Other activities include conversions and reconciliation of sales and customer history, restatement of historic data, and documentation.
Ability to work on ad hoc projects such as the annual cost roll and significant restatements and sku realignments in the region
6+ years of experience in management reporting or accounting systems
Experience with SAP accounting a must. Additional experience in E1,HFM, FDM, EDW, Hyperion Planning, or similar systems
Solid understanding of systems setup, data mining and management reporting
Understanding of finance, accounting and impact to reporting systems
Bachelor in Finance / Accounting
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience in project management and Kaizen methodologies are an advantage
The role will be based in Singapore