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Principal Financial Systems Analyst-139248

Company: PPD
Location: Europe, Middle East & Africa-UK-England-Cambridge
Reference: 139248
Closing Date: 16 Sep 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits:

Job Summary:

Summarized Purpose:  Contributes to the achievement of financial and business objectives through the identification and resolution of issues related to analyses of cost, contract values and billing. Prepares complex financial reporting and analysis to support management and client decision making. Essential Functions  Recognizes revenue, generates forecasts, and performs project cost analysis for complex contracts and/or strategic partnership accounts. ...

Requirements:

Summarized Purpose: 

Contributes to the achievement of financial and business objectives through the identification and resolution of issues related to analyses of cost, contract values and billing. Prepares complex financial reporting and analysis to support management and client decision making.

Essential Functions 

  • Recognizes revenue, generates forecasts, and performs project cost analysis for complex contracts and/or strategic partnership accounts.
  • Prepares accurate project budgets.
  • Provides consultation, financial guidance and support to operations management and other staff. 
  • Coordinates with support staff to ensure sponsors are invoiced in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Reviews unit grid data with Project Managers and non-financial leads.
  • Trains, mentors and guides team members.
  • Identifies and recommends improvements to forecasting process, reporting process, and project reporting metrics.
  • May manage client relationship for assigned account(s) with responsibility for contract negotiations, issue resolution, and delivery of reporting.
  • • Performs financial and scope review for contract modifications.

Qualifications

Qualifications: 

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification
  • Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 8 years’) or equivalent combination of education, training, & experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to train, coach and mentor team members
  • Demonstrated project leadership skills with ability to function as an effective and respected partner to clients
  • Advanced knowledge of accounting and financial principles, programs, trends and best practices
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong business acumen with ability to understand complex organizational structures and environments
  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
  • Advanced level of skill in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint for analysis and presentation of data
  • Ability to work with ambiguity and complexity
  • Demonstrated executive presence and strong presentation skills
  • Ability to influence at all levels of the organization

Management Role:

No management responsibility 

 

Working Conditions and Environment:

  • Work is performed in an office environment with exposure to electrical office equipment.
  • Occasional drives to site locations with occasional travel both domestic and international.
  • Long, varied hours may be required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequently stationary for 6-8 hours per day. 
  • Repetitive hand movement of both hands with the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists.  
  • Frequent mobility required.
  • Occasional crouching, stooping, bending and twisting of upper body and neck.    
  • Light to moderate lifting and carrying (or otherwise moves) objects including luggage and laptop computer with a maximum lift of 15-20 lbs.
  • Ability to access and use a variety of computer software developed both in-house and off-the-shelf.
  • Ability to communicate information and ideas so others will understand; with the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Frequently interacts with others to obtain or relate information to diverse groups.  
  • Works independently with little guidance or reliance on oral or written instructions and plans work schedules to meet goals.  Requires multiple periods of intense concentration.
  • Performs a wide range of variable tasks as dictated by variable demands and changing conditions with little predictability as to the occurrence.  Ability to perform under stress.  Ability to multi-task.  
  • Regular and consistent attendance.

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination for employees and applicants based on age, race, color, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, citizenship, disability or protected veteran or other status protected by federal, state, and/or local law.

Apply for this job: Principal Financial Systems Analyst-139248

Contact Information:

Address:  PPD Cambridge
Granta Park
Great Abington
Cambridge

CB21 6GQ
England
Tel:  +44 1223 374100
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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