Abbott Senior Financial Analyst, Europe FP&A (m/f) in Wiesbaden-Delkenheim, Germany

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

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 Point of Care (APOC) is looking for a

Senior Financial Analyst, Europe FP&A (m/f),

based in Wiesbaden.

The position holder will be providing day to day financial support to the Europe Area Commercial team via financial analysis as well as business decision support. This position will report to the APOC Europe Area Controller and will work closely with APOC Int’l HQ and country commercial team.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with FP&A Process within Area including:

  • Preparation of all scheduled POC planning activities working with country commercial leaders and APOC Int’l HQ (such as the creation and distribution of all templates, schedules, instructions, guidelines and calendars)

  • Prepare and consolidate Financial forecasts (Plan/LBE/S&OP/Adhocs)

  • Prepare Margin Risk and Contingency analysis

  • Bring numbers to life

  • Prepare monthly management reporting, including robust analysis of actual results versus various benchmarks and at various currency exchange rates

  • Present financial information into clear and concise value added analysis

  • Provide pricing guidance on commercial deals to ensure financial objectives are met and risk is minimized

  • Streamline processes to provide timely and meaningful financial information to both Europe GM, Europe country leaders, and Europe Area Controller

  • Collaborates with other divisional FP&A and IFO teams for establishment of local processes and overall financial reporting

  • Establish and maintain a strong system of internal financial controls

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

  • Comply with the company’s policies and procedures to meet statutory, quality and business requirements within the overall strategy and objectives of Abbott Point of Care and Abbott Laboratories

Qualification:

  • A minimum of 5 years of finance/accounting experience; prior business partnering and commercial FP&A experience preferred

  • Customer oriented mindset with strong communication skills

  • Can do personality with positive attitude, flexibility, and adaptability

  • Highly collaborative; Team player within a Matrix organization

  • Technically savvy – HFM, SAP, MS Excel, Cognos/BI tools etc.

  • Fluent in English - fluency in a second language a plus

  • Prior experience in a fast-paced environment / global organization experience

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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Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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