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Danaher Corporation Commercial Finance Leader in Seoul, South Korea

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

  • Support Korea Controller on operational controllership with the ownership of commercial accounts (Revenue, COGS, Def. Rev, Def. COGS, Contract Asset/Progress billing) – being the focal point of contact providing controllership guidance to Customer Service team/Commercial teams on their inquiries on various operational matters(order cancellation, credit billing, revenue recognition, and billing/invoicing, etc.)

  • Own the entire processes of budget management from forecasting/planning to closing; In charge of the annual cycle of Cytiva Budget Planning and monthly forecasting processes over the S&GA and other variable costs. Partner with business leaders to ensure the efficient use of capital and pursue the profitable growth. Lead the timely/accurate closing with continuous improvement on the efficiency of the process.

  • Support Korea Finance Director for Danaher/Cytiva global and Korea projects by setting up the Finance operations/processes, developing the business cases for the investment decision, and delivering the various analysis to shape/execute the key company initiatives.

  • Own the account reconciliation for commercial accounts, monitoring the open items/defects and proactively work to prevent future issues and high quality of balance analysis

  • Team up with the Shared Service Team to drive efficient/accurate closing process, focusing on the accurate revenue recognition compliant with global accounting policy

  • Support Korea controller for Danaher Sox testing, internal audit, external audit, and other compliance initiative to achieve the strong compliance culture as the foundation of the business

  • Be the focal point to Korean employees when it comes to AP process by closely working with Buy-to-Pay CoE team as an extension of cost and budget management

Who you are

  • University degree in finance, accounting, or related preferred

  • Minimum 810 years’ experience in accounting and finance planning & analysis, worked in an international business is ideal

  • Knowledge in Korea GAAP; US GAAP desirable

  • KI/AICPA/professional qualification preferred

  • Strong analytical skills: able to clearly link financial results to operational performance drivers, generate alternatives and drive positive change

  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in English and Korean for both written and verbal.

  • Strong ability to communicate complex business issues in a clear/concise manner

  • Experience of using Oracle, BI tools (Onestream), and Excel


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