Thermo Fisher Scientific Sr. Financial Analyst in Fremont, California

Job Description

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Position Summary:

This position is primary responsible for periodic report, analysis, and forecast on revenue and gross margin. The analyst will also support marketing and both sales groups for the BU

Key Responsibilities:

  • FP&A ownership for revenue and gross margin

  • Monthly and quarterly analysis of performance vs. plan and previous periods

  • Create reporting and analytic tools to help manage the revenue and gross margin

  • Main support for both revenue streams for the business unit

  • Finance lead for AOP and updates to forecasts as needed

  • FP&A lead for analysis of standard cost, ASP, and mix impacts on revenue/gross margin

  • Other miscellaneous and ad hoc requests as assigned

  • Represent finance in division wide revenue and margin initiatives

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, mathematics, statistics, or other quantitative field

  • 3 years or more of relevant finance/data analytics experience

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel (pivot table, vlookup, sumif, and if statement)

  • Possess intermediate level of financial/spreadsheet modeling skill

  • Knowledge of ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, Netsuite, QAD)

  • Experience with a planning/forecasting tool (Hyperion, Adaptive Planning or Host Analytics)

  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter and problem solver that is both organized and detail oriented

  • Ability to multi-task and work independently/under pressure to meet tight deadlines

  • Committed to learning the groups business by spending time with the operating groups and senior members of the finance team

  • Ability to make logical assumptions, identify trends, and draw conclusions from ambiguous and complex data

  • Ability to partner effectively with senior management both inside and outside finance

  • Strong written communication skills, along with clear and concise verbal skills

  • Commitment to continuous learning and seek opportunities to stretch capabilities

  • Embrace Thermo Fisher 4-I value; Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement

Bonus Qualifications (not explicitly required):

  • MBA certification or master degree in quantitative field

  • Intermediate level user of Microsoft Access or other business intelligence tool (COGNOS, Business Objects, and etc)

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. 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, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

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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.