Abbott Senior Financial Analyst- Abbott Vascular (Mississauga) in Mississauga, Ontario

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Status: Regular, Full Time

Position Overview:

Under the supervision of the Abbott Vascular Finance Manager, this role ensures appropriate integrity and reasonableness of financial data as well as compliance with Corporate/Divisional financial policies and procedures, and profound understanding of GAPP.

Support all aspects of Financial Control at the affiliate finance level – including Revenue Recognition, Reporting and Monthly Account Accruals and preparation.

This role is the key liaison between finance and the sales team and must support unique models and rebate programs to ensure the Division’s liability is sufficient and properly supported. This role must identify risks, assesses assumptions and proposes recommendations and solutions to issues.


  • Prepare and submit accurate and timely financial reporting that supports management’s decision making process.

  • Participate in the planning and update processes

  • Provide financial support to sales and marketing.

  • Support different projects and implementation

  • Back up to the Finance Manager position

  • Review consolidated P&L and local statements

  • Sales analysis and commentary

  • Contribution Margin analysis and commentary

  • Plan and Updates schedules preparation and submission by deadline

  • Ensure all month end journal entries are booked and completed accurately and on a timely basis

  • Prepare monthly balance sheet account reconciliations

  • Liaison for third party Accounts Receivable Hyperion expenses input

  • Cognos sales tie outs on a monthly basis

  • Marketing and Key Account team support

  • Special projects as required

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel (Pivot Tables, Vlookup, Hlookup, etc) and financial applications i.e., Cognos, Hyperion

  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency and timelines

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to communicate effectively with all levels of management

  • Excellent English communications skills, written and spoken

  • Receptive to change and a team player

  • Ability to prioritize and to meet strict deadline requirements

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance is required

  • Accounting designation is required (CA, CGA, CMA)

  • 3 - 5 years previous experience in a similar role, coupled with 2 years of Inventory Control experience

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