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Finance Lead

応募後で応募 求人ID R0034081 掲載日 06/15/2021 Location:Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire  you and empower you to shine? Join us as a Finance Lead in our Jeddah, KSA office.

Here, you will be a vital contributor to our  inspiring and bold mission.


As a trusted finance business partner, the Finance Lead will play a critical role to support the country operation through managing multiple workstreams where the primary focus will be:

  • Managing business planning, support decision making by identifying, maintaining, and evaluating information; recommending actions.

  • Ensure business partnership and support business functions with properly analysis and relevant data to develop solutions recommendations. This includes both quantitative and qualitative analysis, forecasting, financial modeling, working with large data sets, developing reports as well as creating presentations for top managers.

  • In addition, this person will support a range of accounting related tasks and will play a pivotal role in coordinating work and communication between local market and the centralized accounting team in Poland.


Finance Business Partnering:

  • Partner with country head to stablish access to medicine model in the country

  • Work closely with commercial team and other supporting functions to support business growth

  • Provide business insights to support operational & strategic business decisions

  • Support distributors relationship

Financial Planning (FP&A):

  • Lead the financial planning process in the country (Plan / Mid-Year/ LROP)

  • Financial Planning system input management (Norms / SKU / Technical Issues / Correction)

  • Preparing forecasts for Sales Flash/Mid-month forecast/ P&L

  • Monthly/Quarterly reporting: analysis of planned and actual data for budget holders / monitoring & support

  • Check all P&Ls data, analyzing the reasons for the most significant deviations

Financial Reporting / Accounting:

  • Lead the monthly closure process of the reporting period

  • Oversees all tax related matters

  • Support changes in Takeda legal footprint in the country

  • Manage selected JE preparation retained with local market post Takeda Business Solution implementation (TBS)

  • Oversees statutory financial statements generation

  • Support internal and external audit activities Ensure robust control environment and adherence with Takeda SOPs


  • Only candidates within KSA.

  • KSA Nationals preferred.

  • University degree in Finance, Business Administration or equivalent

  • At least 7 years finance experience, within a multinational environment

  • Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology industry experience

  • Experience in financial planning, solid accounting & tax background and distributors management exposure is a must

  • Solid knowledge of Financial modeling using MS Excel, Power BI is a plus

  • Experience in implementing/improving financial systems (eg. SAP, Hyperion) a major plus

  • Curious, questioning, a passion for really understanding the numbers

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Strong personal integrity and desire to work in a company with a high-integrity culture


Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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