Senior Manager/Manager, Finance

Lonza, Inc. Morristown , NJ 07960

Posted 2 weeks ago

At Lonza, we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success.

Headquartered in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D, and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America, and Asia. Our vision: We strive to be the leading supplier using science and technology to improve the quality of life.

Our mission: We work with passion, using advanced technologies, to transform life science into new possibilities for our customers. Do you want to help us as we shape the future of this great organization?

Job Description Summary Role Purpose: This role will be responsible for financial analysis and planning, forecasting, and ad hoc analysis. Analysis and reporting will provide management with timely, accurate and relevant financial information and insights.

Key Accountabilities and Duties Supports Business Unit (BU) Controllers, BU commercial leaders, and sales and marketing teams with commercial analyses of healthcare market and customers Performs detailed analyses of commercial deals with customers, products, and service offerings, to understand key drivers of revenue, cost, and profitability trends; identifies key issues, opportunities, risks and makes recommendations of contract terms where appropriate Assists in analysis and reporting, including market assessments, customer segmentation, business development (M&A) transactions, development projects and portfolio, sales, mix, cost of sales, gross margin, and expense, cash flow and working capital analyses and forecasts and develops associated risks, opportunities, and action plans Creates detailed financial models and validates them with finance management and business partners Develops reports and/or systems to support actual results analysis, planning activities, including budgeting and forecasting, and helps drive financial planning and budget preparations Participates in the development and improvement of financial planning, reporting and analysis processes, methodologies, technologies and systems Prepares and distributes timely and insightful financial reports used to determine progress against strategic plan, budgets, forecasts, and prior year Reviews and maintains policies, procedures and internal controls related to pricing and commercial deals to ensure compliance with accounting and company standards Who you are You are someone who is detail and results-oriented with strong problem solving, research and resolution skills and who enjoys contributing, working and adapting to an evolving, fast-paced environment. You are someone who is a self-starter who leads, owns, and drives results in area of responsibility and beyond and has deep interest in learning and contributing to the business of the company. You are someone who will be willing to relocate to other countries as Lonza is a global company with opportunities and analytical support needs around the globe.

Youre looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your aspirations, where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point. Furthermore you have the following skills, experience and qualifications: Experience in a corporate environment; experience supporting multinational manufacturing and commercial operations preferred Bachelors degree in finance, accounting or closely related field - MBA or CPA preferred. (Preferred area of study:

Finance) Senior to Mid Level of experience in financial analysis, financial planning/budgeting, commercial analysis, M&A or related area Experience with accounting, financial reporting, and database/statistical software; SAP and Hyperion helpful Excellent analytical and quantitative skills, including statistical analyses, modelling and forecasting Proficient with MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access) Experience with continuous improvement initiatives and tools Knowledge of IFRS and foreign exchange preferred Travel

Requirements:
(As required, minimal) What we offer We offer an excellent work environment where you can develop your skills and knowledge, the opportunity to work in a team of highly collaborative experts in a fun and dynamic atmosphere, and competitive salary and benefits. At Lonza we invest in great people. We encourage our employees to challenge themselves, and we offer an environment that fosters creativity and success.

With headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, we operate production, R&D and business sites around the world, including Europe, North America and Asia. Have we piqued your interest? If yes, then we would be delighted to receive your application (detailed and updated CV + motivation letter). Lonza is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Lonza. The place to Go, Stay and Grow.

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Senior Manager/Manager, Finance

Lonza, Inc.