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About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and 50,000 employees in 50 countries. 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. For more information, please visit www.thermofisher.com .

Job Title: Sr. Financial Analyst
Reports To: Priya Vedaraman; Director, Finance
Group/Division: LSG Finance/ FP&A

Position Summary:
Thermo Fisher Scientific has an immediate need for a Sr. Financial Analyst within LSG to be a key team member of the Global Services FP&A team based in Carlsbad, CA.

The Sr. Financial Analyst is responsible for the capturing, summarizing, and reporting of service accounting activities associated with instrument installation, warranty, follow-on contracts, billable services and performance based products related to customer owned instruments or associated services. It is a role that requires a self-starter with strong analytical and problem solving capabilities. Establishing strong partnerships with business leaders in the respective functions is critical.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Service management accounting and reporting- Global responsibility to understand and review all service transactions including the development of new product pricing, costs and performance measures
  • Partnering with the business leaders to drive warranty and installation accrual rates for all instruments globally and monitoring balance sheet accounts to ensure accuracy of reporting
  • Develop and own various financial reports including monthly and quarterly reporting for various internal customers including sales and marketing teams for understanding gross margins, Operations team for after-market service orders activity, utilization reports etc.
  • Identify, monitor, and articulate key operating metrics, business risks and opportunities associated with the plan and outlooks to the leadership team
  • Support continuous improvement efforts within GSS finance

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Strong financial modeling, analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to establish credibility and indirectly influence others, building effective partnerships throughout the organization (e.g., internal customers, FP&A, senior leadership)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interpret and summarize financial analysis results in a clear, concise, accurate manner
  • Desire to formulate and drive process improvements, with confidence to challenge the status quo
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize responsibilities, and meet deadlines
  • Foresight to anticipate implications of decisions (i.e., ability to proactively address problems)
  • Technical ability to effectively navigate interplay between financial systems
  • Willing to travel 15-20% globally if required

Education/Experience Required:

  • Advanced degree in Accounting / finance or related experience with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Income Statement and / or Service business.
  • 5-7 years of relevant experience in an accounting / finance role with hands-on experience in providing financial analysis to drive key business decisions within the context of a matrix organization.
  • Systems experience, including, but not limited to: E1, SAP, EDW, Hyperion Planning, HFM/CMR

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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