Abbott Manager Financial Planning & Analytics International (m/f/d) in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

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In Germany, Abbott has more than 3,000 employees working in manufacturing, research and development, logistics, sales and marketing. They are located at Abbott`s German headquarters in Wiesbaden and its sites in Hanover, Neustadt am Rübenberge, Wetzlar, Eschborn and Witten. Alere in Cologne and Jena is now Abbott.

Abbott Molecular Division is looking for a

Financial Planning & Analysis Manager (m/f/d)

for Europe, MIddle East & Africa (EMEA) based in Wiesbaden, Germany. The position is reporting to the Area Controller EMEA.

Main Responsibilities:

  • The Abbott Molecular EMEA FP&A Manager leads a wide range of financial responsibilities in support of the Molecular business, providing key Financial Analytics, recommendations and collaborates with other business professionals to ensure the overall effectiveness of the Planning process including timeliness, accuracy and integrity; also leading specific monthly P&L and Balance sheet financial reporting, budget preparation, variance analysis and budget updates

  • Leads the financial planning process, develops and submits well-prepared and supported financial Plan, LBE’s (last best estimate) and business cases for the Area

  • Fosters an environment that systematically delivers comprehensive performance driven analytics and anticipates/responds to changes in the market

  • Provides financial expertise in evaluating and identifying the key issues and gaps in business performance and emerging business needs and delivering analysis that provides a foundation for management understanding and action

  • Effectively manages communication and understand cultural differences of the affiliates to ensure alignment with Area, Division and Corporate expectations

  • Responsible for assuring Area, Division and Corporate accounting and financial policies, procedures and practices are adhered to during operations. Maintain an effective system of internal financial controls

Your Profile:

  • Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting required

  • MBA/CPA preferred but not required

  • Minimum Experience / Training Required: 7+ Years of finance/accounting experience. International Divisional, Area or Affiliate experience preferred. Experience supporting commercial group is a plus

  • Strong organization and communication skills as well as demonstrated ability to influence others are critical

  • Strong talent for crafting and presenting data driven analyses and insights to stakeholders of all levels and backgrounds. Ability to tailor communication style to various stakeholder sets, as well as effectively communicate financial concepts to non-financial stakeholders

  • Ability to operate independently, especially with data extraction and analysis

  • Experience with a global planning system for budget support

  • Driven to meet/exceed performance targets and motivate others to do so

Abbott Germany has a range and variety of jobs on offer in a positive and dynamic environment that allows you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. We provide development opportunities as part of our comprehensive Talent Management Program. Your contribution to the company’s success will be rewarded with a competitive salary package. We offer comprehensive benefits to suit the lifestyles of all our employees, from a retirement plan that is far above market average, a save-as-you-earn program, to educational scholarships for children, and health management initiatives for staff and their dependents.

Do you like the sound of this job and think you’ve got what it takes? Then send us your CV today. We look forward to receiving your application.

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