Position Summary :
Seniorfinancial analyst, reporting directly to Vision Care BUF Senior manager, is expectedto demonstrate finance leadership to support business decisions through deeply understandingthe business and its issues and providing financial insights and businessanalysis for projects, financial planning, and forecasting.
SeniorAnalyst is collaborating and communicating proactively with PMO, Projectleaders, Department heads, COE, and business partners around the globe.
Itis an exciting role for an individual who wishes to build a strong career inJ&J and develop business partnering and story-telling experience towardmanagement in the Vision Care.
Key responsibilities :
lManageproject-based investments (EITF / BME) by capturing the whole picture ofprojects and communicating proactively and providing financial insights andbusiness analysis to PMO and each project leaders to meet the financial targetsand drive business decisions while improving processes.
This includes full yearfinancial planning, tracking actuals, forecasting while ensuring properaccounting in accordance with US GAAP as well as JP GAAP.
Collaborate with LGSwhen needed.
lControl andanalyze global function SG&A by communicating proactively with theDepartment heads and support them by providing financial insights and businessanalysis in collaboration with the global business partners.
Frequently need tocommunicate with global team as well as regional COE team in Singapore.
lCollaborateswith regional COE and highly contribute to reporting excellence project toimprove reporting process and to develop report materials with financialinsights that meets the management needs.
Also, support to prepare formanagement report with the analysis of Vision Care business through attendingweekly sales meeting and management review.
lManages andreviews the expense for month-end / quarter-end / year-end closing. This includescommunicating closely with the global business partners to manage and controlintercompany transactions across sectors and countries.
Also, communicatesclosely with the project owners and other business partners to accrue and closethe book correctly.
l Participatesin cross sector finance projects as a core member to improve the currentprocesses (especially Cash Flow) as well as in business projects such as newproduct launch projects and demand generation projects to provide financialinsights to drive business decisions.
lMore than5 years of accounting / controlling experience, preferably in a role withinternational contacts
lUniversityDegree (Must). (Preferable : completed higher Accounting or Business Economicsrelated education, at Master level / J-CPA / US-CPA / CMA or equivalent)
lFluent inJapanese and business level English
lStronginterpersonal skills; ability to influence personnel across functions andlevels
lExperiencein a role as business partner, with the ability to understand complex businessdynamics
lStronganalytical and problem-solving skills
Competency Requirements :
lPositive, with a can-do attitude, but realistic andnot afraid to say no
lAccurate and agile
lBalanced and decisive
lAlways looking for opportunities to do things better,smarter and faster