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Danaher Corporation FP&A HQ COMMERCIAL LEADER in Little Chalfont, United Kingdom

Be part of something altogether life-changing

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

What you’ll do

  • Report and analyze orders, sales and margin performance across operating businesses. Understand and explain variance drivers to previous forecast / quarter / year, highlighting price and mix dynamics

  • Maintain relationship with Commercial and Commercial Finance teams, linking orders/sales activity to financial results

  • Own weekly orders and sales reporting and pacing to Cytiva CEO, CFO and other members of the senior leadership team

  • Lead annual orders, sales and margin budget setting process and system upload

  • Enhance and increase scope of existing commercial analytics process to include all areas of commercial finance (deeper margin analytics, pricing, core growth)

  • Identify opportunities to build reporting functionality to allow for comprehensive commercial views (performance by segment, channel, strategic accounts, etc.)

  • Drive standardization and process improvement across operating businesses in all aspects of commercial planning and reporting

  • Partner with Commercial Finance and Finance IT teams on process digitization and enhancements for QlikSense dashboards

Who you are

  • Have a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Business Administration or equivalent knowledge or experience

  • 5+ years of progressive financial experience focused on providing budget, forecast, and business analysis

  • Advanced proficiency in financial systems/applications (Hyperion, Oracle, OneStream), MS Excel, PowerPoint

  • Key competencies include attention to detail, initiative, communication, analytical skills, critical evaluation, leadership, and integrity

  • Strong analytical skills needed to synthesize large quantities of data, identify trends and drivers, and distil them into insightful analysis for senior management

  • Business mindset: able to clearly link financial results to operational performance drivers, generate alternatives and drive positive change

  • Excellent analytical and financial modeling skills strongly preferred

  • Ability to build partnerships, influence decisions, work in a collaborative style

  • Adaptable/Flexible: being open to change in response to new information, different or unexpected circumstances, and/or to work in ambiguous situations

  • Creative thinking who promotes communication, fosters teamwork across the organization, and achieves consensus, excellent interpersonal skills

  • High degree of business acumen and ability to interface with executive management

  • Some travel may be required

  • Valid work permission

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 68,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

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