junior financial analyst // johnson & johnson in zug

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Finanz & Buchhaltung
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058 231 57 94
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Caring for the world, one person at a time... inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 260 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 134,000 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

LifeScan is a division of Cilag GmbH International; both companies belong to Johnson & Johnson family of companies. LifeScan is engaged in the manufacturing, global distribution and marketing of blood glucose monitoring systems (BGM) for patients with diabetes. Operations span across Europe, Middle East and Africa, Canada, USA, Asia Pacific and Latin America and our vision is to create a world without limits for people with diabetes.
The EMEA Finance Team is responsible for Planning, Consolidation, Reporting and Analysis of over 600 Million Dollars in annual sales from over 50 countries.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Perform closing financial activities for Worldwide Marketing Organization (WWM)
  • Support of the yearly business planning cycle and regular financial plan updates
  • Understand WWM budget specifics and main drivers explaining variances on a quarterly basis in order to provide visibility to business partners an Finance leadership team
  • Responsible for currency analysis and hedging input data for WWM
  • Reporting activities for actual and forecast cycles (P&L, HC, Capex)
  • Project analysis support (NPV analysis)
  • Responsible for capital spend tracking activities for WWM organization
  • Ensure correct activation process for assets generated out of WWM organization
  • Ensure SOX compliance requirements are consistently met and participate in internal audits
  • Ad hoc requests support


Who we are looking for:

  • University degree or equivalent in economics or finance
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Strong technical background in accounting, including business planning, reporting, and analysis
  • Strong analytical and Excel skills
  • Familiar with ERP and reporting systems
  • Ability to work multi-national environment
  • Takes personal responsibility for decisions and delivering results
  • Challenges the status quo to identify ways of doing things better and faster
  • Builds strong, productive relationships with other groups in the organization and demonstrates the ability to work with teams and individuals
  • Communicates effectively in an international environment with different levels of a global organization
  • Very good Business English (written and spoken)
This role based in Zug, Switzerland will initially be limited to approx. 12 months with the opportunity to be extended to a permanent role. If you are interested in working for a global leading health care company in a challenging role, then send us your application in English today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!