Executive / senior industry position
Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an international biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients’ lives by identifying, developing and commercializing meaningful products that address unmet medical needs. We are continuing to expand our commercial product portfolio and our research and development pipeline in therapeutic areas that can leverage our unique expertise.
Our therapeutic areas of focus include sleep and hematology/oncology – areas in which we have a deep understanding of the patient journey and a suite of products and product candidates to address critical needs.
We are looking for the best and brightest talent to join our team. If you’re looking to be a part of a company with an unwavering commitment to improving patients’ lives and being a great place to work, we hope you’ll explore our career openings and get to know Jazz Pharmaceuticals.
The Senior Manager, Financial Accounting plays a key role in the Dublin Finance Team which is primarily responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts, provision of key management information and financial analysis and preparation of statutory financial statements.
Key focus areas for the role will be:
Preparation of monthly management accounts on a timely basis in accordance with US GAAP
Preparation of accurate management information and performing financial analysis with meaningful insights as required
Supporting key financial reporting systems (AX 2012)
Support local accounting requirements as necessary.
Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations in accordance with Group policies and Corporate deadlines and disposition of reconciling items arising from account reconciliations.
Working individually and as part of a team to prepare monthly reporting packs and other management information (e.g. quarterly supplemental pack) in accordance with Group policies and Corporate deadlines
Liaising with external and internal auditors, assisting with the annual statutory audit and interim reviews and preparation of statutory financial statements
Liaising with the IT team in supporting AX 2012 and driving efficiencies in our processes using our systems to their full potential
Maintaining appropriate SOX process and control documentation, ensuring the proper design and execution of internal controls and assisting in the coordination of SOX control
Assisting other team members and coaching junior team members as needed
Other ad hoc duties/projects as may arise
Big 4 accounting firm training and ACA qualification required
5-6 years of post-qualification relevant work experience
US multi-national environment experience an advantage
Strong technical knowledge of US GAAP, SOX and financial reporting
Experience in the pharmaceuticals industry would be an advantage
Fluent English is required
Excellent written and verbal skills
Strong analytical and communication skills
Excellent attention to detail and problem solving skills
Self-motivated and ability to work independently
Work as part of a team and liaison with other functions
Ability to organize work effectively to meet deadlines