Finance Partner

Your Responsibilities:
Leadership to the Business
• Provide financial leadership in specific areas of the Italy pharmaceutical business to deliver its results (sales, operating profit). Partner with the Commercial Managers to identify and optimize value creation.
• Support the business in preparation and determination of business goals strategies and tactics and providing additional insights to analyze performance gaps
• Play a key role in defining the three-year budget, related assumptions and risk & opportunities. Clearly identify deviations vs. objectives and become a critical agent to prevent and offset those.
• Participate and influence the core commercial cycle process and fully understand the volume/value dynamics of its specific areas towards improvement of forecast accuracy. Understand pricing, discounts and product allocation to maximize market share.
• Support, advice and partner with all Departments in the decision-making process to achieve targets and proper use of resources/investments.
• Ensure new launches deliver the required return.
• Financial contribution to business development initiatives local or regional.

Risk Management and Controls
• Play an active decision-making role to ensure that results are optimized in accordance with ethical and group standards
• Proactive approach to risk management. Anticipate key business and compliance risks and escalate for support as needed

Organizational Leadership
• Understand and help drive alignment on interdependencies locally (i.e. FP&R, Compliance, Legal) and regionally.
• Contribute to Finance Team action plan
• Promote sharing of best practices.

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
Business Degree and/or accounting qualification. Different degrees complemented with financial education, qualification and experience.

Preferred qualifications:
• 3-5 years of experience in finance roles
• Multinational or global locations are preferable
• Experience in pharmaceutical industry not compulsory
• Demonstrated change management, enterprise mindset and results delivery through strong leadership
• Experience technical finance partnering skills
• Networking skills to build strong collaborative relationships across all functions and business units
• Ability to influence commercial and finance partners in a complex, multi-cultural environment.
• Presentation and communication skills, including fluent written and oral English
• Risk Identification capabilities.
• Finance Partnering / Commercial controlling

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

Contact information:
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