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About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Our five premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support. For more information, please visit www.thermofisher.com.

Position Summary:
The Sr. Financial Analyst reports into the Sr. Manager of Finance

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as finance lead for Life Science Solutions Group (LSG) IT
  • Coordinate and support development of the operating budgets, including monthly reporting, forecasting, and preparation of the annual operating plan
  • Drive rigorous and transparent financial reporting and analysis to enable better decision making
  • Serve as liaison between IT VP and other IT Finance partners
  • Establish relationships with business leadership team to provide key insights to drive actionable opportunities for growth and process improvement
  • Lead capital appropriation process for IT including: business case development, return on investment analyses, and regular project forecasting
  • Consolidate total division IT financials for reporting requests from Corporate
  • Perform special projects and ad-hoc financial reporting as required

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Strong financial modeling, analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • Solid systems experience, including, but not limited to: E1, SAP, EDW, Hyperion Planning, HFM/CMR
  • Technical ability to effectively navigate interplay between financial systems is a must
  • Very inquisitive with a natural curiosity
  • Ability to establish credibility and indirectly influence others, building effective partnerships throughout the organization (e.g., internal customers, FP&A, senior leadership)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interpret and summarize financial analysis results in a clear, concise, accurate manner
  • Desire to formulate and drive process improvements, with confidence to challenge the status quo
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize responsibilities, and meet deadlines
  • Display maturity in dealing with highly confidential and sensitive financial information
  • Foresight to anticipate implications of decisions (i.e., ability to proactively address problems)
  • Degree in finance or related field with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Income Statement and Balance Sheet.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience in a finance role with hands-on experience in providing financial analysis to drive key business decisions within the context of a matrix organization and/or corporate environment

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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