Abbott Senior Financial Analyst in Tokyo, Japan

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Financial Analyst to support Japan of our Neuromodulation division.

Responsible for financial planning, reporting and analysis, you will prepare financial plans and forecasts based on performance expectations of the Division and publish financial information related to historical, current and future performance. You will perform financial analysis utilizing appropriate financial concepts and techniques and recommend alternative courses of action as appropriate.

Responsibilities include:

  1. Develop detailed financial forecasts incorporating historic, trended and current business information.;

  2. Monitor functional and departmental spending versus budget by highlighting material variances using system generated detail and trend reports.;

  3. Prepare journal entries and assist in month end close as needed to ensure proper accounting at the functional and departmental level.;

  4. Prepare and distribute financial reports and packages by gathering and analyzing information related to current performance.;

  5. Perform financial analysis, as directed by management, and recommend alternatives courses of action by utilizing appropriate financial tools . (e.g. EVA, NPV analysis).;

  6. Evaluate new business opportunities, potential acquisitions, new products, tax planning and spending initiatives by modeling alternative financial scenarios (e.g. revenues, profitability etc).;

  7. Prepare sensitivity analysis impact on revenue, expenses and profitability by modeling

changes in key variables (recommending appropriate course of action).;

  1. Develop and utilize sound financial processes

You will need to be able to prioritize work assignments, working under minimal supervision, and exercise judgement in selecting innovative, practical methods to achieve problem resolution. Candidates will be expected to have experience in similar roles, FP&A, and excellent Excel skills. Working in a complex environment supporting multiple stakeholders is preferable.

In return you will receive a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, including a defined-contribution pension scheme, share ownership scheme, private healthcare, life assurance, and a flexible benefits scheme.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email