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Director/ Sr. Director Finance

Company: State of California
Location: San Diego
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Top Here are the details for the selected job.You may need to scroll down to see all the information about the job, including the job description. If you wish to apply for this job click on the Apply button. WARNING: Always be on the lookout for job scams!Learn more Pfenex , a clinical-stage biotechnology company engaged in the development of biosimilar medicines, is now pursuing novel protein therapeutics . We are committed to providing innovative solutions for global health. Our team is made up of driven, talent, motivated individuals making an immediate impact within our fast-paced dynamic organization. POSITION SUMMARY The Director/Senior Director Finance will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer. The position will be responsible for leading and managing the FP&A function within Pfenex. This individual will be responsible for providing financial analysis, financial reporting, development and execution of the annual operating plan, and partnering internal with department leaders. The ideal candidate will have experience working with a public pharmaceutical, medical device or biotech company as well as previous experience leading and managing a team. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for partnering with internal Pfenex departments including R and D, Business Development, Human Resource and Quality to deliver data driven business insights
  • Partnering and providing leadership across the organization to prepare annual budget
  • Develop and maintain financial reports including monthly and quarterly financial reports
  • Drive innovative and effective financial projects that challenge current processes or current methodologies
  • Provide leadership across the finance and accounting organization
  • Provide financial analysis and insight to support additional special projects as needed including annual budget planning, multi-year financial planning, and quarterly reports.
  • Responsible for analyzing complex financial information and reports to provide accurate and timely financial recommendation to senior management for decision making decisions
  • Responsible for providing and in-depth analysis to senior management and departments heads regarding strategic initiatives JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
    • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field. CPA, CFA or MBA preferred.
    • At least 10 years of finance or accounting experience with increasing levels of responsibility
    • Prior experience leading an FP&A team
    • FP&A experience with pharmaceutical, biotech or medical device organization preferred
    • FP&A systems experience and expertise
    • Prior experience managing and leading a team in a highly matrixed, fast paced environment
    • Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills
    • Ability to influence and engage executive business partners, peers and direct/ indirect reports
    • Ability to bridge communication gaps between finance and non-finance communities
    • Ability to handle confidential materials and information in a professional manner
    • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary for communication with company leadership
    • Process improvement mindset, self-motivated and self-directed The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Additional Information:
      • Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
      • No agencies or phone calls please
      • Pfenex celebrates the diversity of life and welcomes all individuals to apply
      • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship

        For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

        https://www.applicantpro.com/j/1139139-219924

        Salary Range: Not Available DOE (Depends on Experience) Not Available Other Benefits: Not Available Full or Part Time: Full Time (30 Hours or More) Job Duration: Over 150 Days Type of Job: Regular Minimum Education Level Required: Bachelor's Degree The system currently has no tools and technology skills associated with the occupation for this job. Special Software/Hardware skills needed: No This section shows the number of job openings advertised online in San Diego County, CA for Managers, All Other and for the related occupational group of Management Occupations on August 17, 2022 (Jobs De-duplication Level 2). Occupational Videos: View a short video about Managers, All Other

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