finance director - pharma digital and tech in brentford

posted
08 February 2019
contact
fiona donald, randstad business support
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
apply now

posted
location
brentford, south east
specialism
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
Finance
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
experience
6 years pqe plus
reference number
5849
contact
fiona donald, randstad business support
apply now

job description

Finance Director - Pharma Tech and Digital

Location: Brentford

Contract: 6 months

Pay rate: £445 (PAYE)/ £558 (Limited) per day

We are seeking an experienced Finance Director or Finance Business Partner that has knowledge of the tech landscape and strong stakeholder management and presence.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in one of the worlds largest Pharmaceuticals companies within the Tech Pharma department.

Job Responsibilties:

Decision support:
* Provide financial and strategic advice to members of Pharma Tech leadership team (up to and including SVP level) to actively contribute to delivery of overall financial performance.
* Assist with resource allocation and investment decision support, particularly around projects and re-organisations
* Contribute to GSF financial performance through rigorous analysis and analytical decision making
* Facilitate dialogue, debate and challenge with stakeholders through visual and clearly presented options and analysis.

Influence and build relationships:



* Establish strong partnerships with functional/business senior management by understanding the business area, objectives, needs and issues.
* Good interpersonal skills demonstrated by creating and leveraging a network of key partners within finance and the business.
* Develop team member skills and capabilities
* Build strong relationships with CCM and other central finance services teams.


Financial management and governance:



* Interpret monthly results through a financial lens to understand drivers and impact of commercial decisions.
* Work with the function to prepare and consolidate global budgets and forecasts for the function - including action plans to achieve required savings, insightful commentary and timely identification of risks and opportunities.
* Manage project prioritisation and provide robust challenge to investment plans to ensure the maximum return.
* Prepare investment cases when required.
* Ensure proactive and effective coordination across finance teams including: the GSF FP team, the Central Cost Management (CCM) team, corporate finance, regional and local finance teams.


Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

skills

financial accounting,

qualification

acca