Thermo Fisher Scientific Financial Analyst in South San Francisco, California

Job Description

Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Our five premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.

Position Summary:

A challenging opportunity exists in finance to play a key role in managing the financial success of the Genetic Analysis Business. The Financial Analyst will be responsible for the analysis of financial reports, trends and opportunities, cost quoting and support of the annual operating plan.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain commercial reporting (with actual versus plan/forecast analysis) and statistical data (sales, customer)

  • Responsible for the assisting in AOP and Forecasting and its submissions

  • Ensure timely and accurate reporting to the Business Unit, Division, and Corporate

  • Reporting of monthly financial performance

  • Provides Ad Hoc reporting on as needed basis.

  • Completes special projects as determined by manager.

  • Participates in PPI projects.

  • Demonstrate leadership skills by leading data analysis used in project resolution.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance.

  • 2 or more years’ experience in finance related roles preferred.

  • Advanced MS Excel skills.

  • Oracle/E1 (or major ERP) experience preferred.

  • Experience with Hyperion (financial management reporting tool) or strong aptitude for multidimensional financial databases a plus.

  • Strong communication/leadership skills.

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