Associate Manager, R&D Finance

Tarrytown, New York, US
Jul 13, 2018
Administration, Finance
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.


The Associate Manager, R&D Finance serves as a key partner in supporting the R&D organization and works with various senior levels of management and provides financial analysis, strategic planning, budgeting, and forecasting support to drive business results. This position will be responsible for supporting certain business development deals within research as well as management of headcount, FTEs, operating expense, and capital equipment budgets for specific departments within the R&D organization. The individual will closely interact with R&D VPs, departments heads, and their teams as well as work routinely with other Finance, Accounting, and R&D colleagues.


Analyze R&D department budgets and develop quarterly reforecast numbers to maintain both the operational and financial forecast

Develop an understanding of key performance and business drivers and adjust forecast accordingly

Identify gaps and issues as they come up and propose process oriented solutions

Prepare and present financial analysis in support of ad hoc requests and projects

Analyze actuals and compare to budget and forecasts throughout the year

Provides financial guidance on key program/business decisions and purchase requisitions

Provides variance explanations between actuals and budget as well as between forecasts

Prepare and present presentations to senior management

Be a strong business partner to VPs/Department Heads in R&D


Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment

Must have strong analytical, critical thinking, problem solving, interpersonal, and communication skills and be a team player.

Must be able to show initiative and maintain accountability to the team.

Strong attention to detail required.

Must possess the ability to manage multiple competing priorities.

Experience needed with Hyperion.

Strong understanding of the Biotech/Pharma industry

Extensive knowledge of financial modeling and advanced Excel skills needed to manipulate raw data and provide meaningful analysis (Vlookup, Pivot tables, IF statements, macros).

Ability to work effectively in a team

Ability to effectively manage conflict and change

Required to produce accurate and timely financial budgets, forecasts, actuals, and variance analysis under tight deadlines

Minimum years of experience: Requires BS/BA in related field with 6+ years of relevant experience or MBA with 4+ years of relevant experience.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.