Manager, Financial Analysis and Budget Mgmt

Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
Sep 15, 2019
Administration, Finance
Pharm Country
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

With over 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for hypertension and thrombotic disorders, under the Group's 2025 Vision to become a "Global Pharma Innovator with a Competitive Advantage in Oncology," Daiichi Sankyo research and development is primarily focused on bringing forth novel therapies in oncology, including immuno-oncology, with additional focus on new horizon areas, such as pain management, neurodegenerative diseases, heart and kidney diseases, and other rare diseases.

Job Summary:

The purpose of this position is to provide finance and business support to the organization for Phase II & Phase III clinical trials.


Develops Clinical Trial project budgets for small- and large-scale Phase II & III outsourced and external partnered programs. Leads the annual and quarterly financial forecasting process for clinical trial spending.

Provides business partner support and guidance to functional project team members as it relates to actual versus forecasted spending and contract reconciliations.

Forges relationship with CRO partners to assist in accurate project forecasting.

Partners with regional finance and project managers to develop and maintain spending controls for global clinical trial budgets.

Provides ad hoc financial support on special projects related to financial system changes, financial reporting changes and economic valuations.

Supervises monthly closing activities to ensure accruals are properly reported and that expenses are properly recorded.


Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Travel required for accounting conferences/trainings, Global Finance meetings and Project team support.


Bachelors in Accounting or Finance

Minimum of 8 years' experience in accounting/finance role, preferably in health sciences industry
  • R&D finance preferred
  • Line management experience preferred

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Title
Manager, Financial Analysis and Budget Mgmt

Basking Ridge

Functional Area
R&D Finance

New Jersey