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Position Summary:

Reporting to the Global Finance Director, Field & Safety Instruments (FSI), the FP&A Senior Manager for the Field Safety Instruments (FSI) business will be responsible for forging strong business partnerships with all cross-functional teams, and financial support across multiple manufacturing sites and sales offices. This leader will manage a team of 3 direct reports to drive growth, implement efficiencies, and enhance analytics for actionable intelligence to business leadership. Key responsibilities include:

  • Drive the monthly business review and forecast process
    • Coordinate with Finance & Commercial & Operations counterparts around the globe to help ensure that requirements and deliverables are met
    • Prepare the monthly and quarterly performance package and provide a thorough analysis of variances to the current plan
    • Advise management on key financial drivers
    • Analyze financial and business performance against key business metrics and document pertinent financial highlights that will enable management to determine progress against strategic/business plan and budgets
    • Provide reports to senior management that include meaningful variance and trend analysis to assist in decision making
    • Work with senior management team to develop strategies for improving earnings
    • Provide guidance and consistency across the sites for accounting and reporting for key performance indicators
    • Drive continuous improvement, leveraging PPI principles, of reporting processes to increase efficiency and effectiveness.

  • Support FSI Leadership team to drive key analysis
    • Develop strong business partner relationship with the Global Sales Directors and Global Marketing Director as well as their management teams
    • Assess financials and profitability of Commercial large dollar opportunities
    • Support new product development process focused on accuracy in financial modeling to drive decision making and prioritization of projects
    • Analyze global financial information of the Business Segment and assist in evaluation of alternatives to drive growth

  • Play a key role in FSI integration of PAI and RMSI business units to implement best practices and streamline reporting

  • Lead the Annual Operating Plan process globally, including alignment efforts between the business unit and country teams

  • Support the Long Term Strategic Planning Process (STRAP) and own the financial modeling

  • Assist in the design of systems and processes to gather and report business critical information

  • Support the Finance Director in coordination of financial reviews and other compliance activities to ensure accurate finance reporting

  • Ad Hoc analysis and special projects as assigned

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance. MBA or CPA preferred

  • 6-8 years of progressive finance/accounting experience

  • Excellent problem solving skills with attention to detail; ability to step back and analyze the overall business impact

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills and ability to support business unit executives with analysis and presentations

  • Willingness to dig into details and analyze variances and trends

  • Excellent financial modelling skills

  • Strong systems skills with working knowledge of Excel, Powerpoint, and Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) preferred

  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills, able to manage priorities and workflow

  • Ability to travel up to 10% of time

If interested, please apply using the link below

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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