Senior Financial Analyst

Lake County, IL, US
Sep 07, 2019
Administration, Finance
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
The Senior Financial Analyst will support Financial Reporting and Special Projects. The successful candidate will have personal drive, be team focused, and possess mental agility to excel in a challenging environment. This role is ideal for a candidate looking to expand their skills and experience into either FP&A or Reporting. Successful candidates will have the ability to work with ambiguity and in a global matrix organization.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Prepare monthly Investment Responsibility package for Corporate and internal P&L package
  • Prepare Balance Sheet schedules and coordinate quarterly review with Corp Controller and VP of Accounting
  • Lead FP&A (Plan, Update, LBE) and Reporting for specified charges to Corporate
  • Coordinate and assist in the preparation of the Finance Forum meeting and package
  • Compile data and analytics to support Plan and Update HQ activities
  • Work cross functionally to ensure journal entries and reconciliations are GAAP and company policy compliant, properly supported with clear documentation, and easy to understand.
  • Supports cross-company charges by calculating, issuing, monitoring ICB (inter-company billing) process. Working with affiliates to gain approval/understanding of charges.
  • Supports key projects/initiatives and drives process improvements

Special Projects/Ad Hoc Requests: (example, not a comprehensive list)
  • Assist in developing and testing new or modified report formats
  • Assist in troubleshooting and resolving system relates issues

  • Bachelor's Degree, in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 4+ years of progressive and related experience in Accounting or Finance
  • Working knowledge of AbbVie's financial policies (CFMs) and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles is preferred
  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities and adapt quickly to change to achieve required timelines
  • Proficient in business applications, TM1, ASPIRE, SAP and HFM
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Excel and Power Point
  • Strong organizational, communication, and analytical skills
  • Initiative and ability to work in team environment
  • Previous FP&A roles in pharmaceutical/healthcare manufacturing strongly preferred.
  • Previous Cost Accounting experience preferred.
  • CPA and/or MBA preferred.