Thermo Fisher Scientific Sr Manager Finance in Waltham, Massachusetts

Job Description

Position Summary:

Provide financial support for the Thermo Fisher Scientific Global Business Services Financial Shared Services Initiative PMO & Migration team in addition to the overall shared services project aligned to Global Business Processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner with VP and multiple Global Process Owners to plan, forecast and report project costs

  • Work closely with external consultants and own financial modeling across corporate and Global Business Services

  • Ensure proper processes are in place to track savings for finance integration projects

  • Work closely across functions on restructuring, process improvement, and financial modeling

  • Produce quarterly reports and analysis regarding Shared Services financial results

  • Coordination, completion, and review of month end close process, post close reporting cycles

  • Preparation & presentation of Monthly/Quarterly results and Forecasts

  • Coordination, preparation and compilation of the Annual Operating Plan

  • Approvals of appropriation requests, SOWs, Invoices, personnel changes, etc

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in the following areas: financial analysis and reporting, forecasting, internal control and technical accounting knowledge

  • The ability to identify and champion productivity improvements through Practical Process Improvement (PPI)

  • Strong written communication skills, along with clear and concise verbal skills, are required. The ideal candidate will have the ability to engage in communication at the executive level.

  • Proven history of working with cross functional teams as well as the ability to build organizational relationships with customers, peers and operating partners

  • Manage multiple assignments, have good judgment, and prioritize projects and time effectively

  • Excellent skills with MS Excel and MS PowerPoint are required; skills with Oracle, HFM, SAP, COGNOS and MS Access are preferred

Location & Working Conditions:

  • Location – Waltham, MA

  • Relocation Assistance - Not Available

  • Travel 10-20%

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.