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FP&A Partner Canada


Oakville, Ontario, Canada

Job Function:  Finance
Job ID:  68587

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul, and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation.  Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?

The FP&A Partner will be responsible for supporting the Canadian affiliate on various Finance tasks for all UCB products within Canada; currently two Therapeutic areas, Immunology and Neurology. This role will be part of the Insights-to-Impact (i2i) team and report to the i2i and Talent Head for UCB Canada.

You will contribute by: 

•    Supporting the i2i and Talent Head on the budgeting, forecasting and long-range planning cycles during the year by developing and maintaining budget and forecast assumptions in coordination with the business,
•    Acting as business partner with the business units on gross-to-net items (rebates, financial assistance, returns, etc.), 
•    Partnering with the business units on operating expenses (fixed, variable and sales driven costs),
•    Managing monthly and quarterly accruals and other month-end processes
•    Managing the governance of finance master data (cost centers, WBS, reporting groups, etc.),  
•    Liaising with various functions to incorporate insights from various sources (Ex-factory, Patient Support Programs, IQVIA, SAP, etc.), as required by Business units to help facilitate business decisions,
•    Developing, maintaining, and enhancing dashboards and reports as needed, however also leveraging internal reporting/BI tools such as Qliksense, SAP HANA, Cognos BI; and the roll-out of Qliksense reporting in 2020,
•    Preparing ad-hoc analysis for Market Access and other business cases
•    Other duties as assigned

Interested? For this position, you’ll need the following education, experience and skills

Minimum Qualifications:
•    Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Accounting is required
•    CPA designation will be considered an asset
•    Minimum 3 years of progressive finance planning and analysis experience is required
•    Pharmaceutical experience will be considered an asset
•    Must have experience with SAP
•    Solid experience with Microsoft products including advanced Excel skills is required
•    Experience with IQVIA data will be considered an asset
•    Experience with Qliksense, and/or Power BI will be considered an asset 


Soft Skills expectations:
•    Highly motivated self-starter with ability to adapt and perform in a fast-paced environment
•    Proven ability to lead and partner with various functional areas
•    Team player with strong interpersonal skills 
•    Ability to work independently and take the lead role on assigned projects
•    Excellent oral and written communication skills
•    Willingness to travel domestically and internationally as required


UCB Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Why you should apply:
Do you want to contribute in bringing real value to patients living with severe diseases while driving innovation forward? Join UCB’s dynamic, inspiring and innovative environment. You will be recognized for impactful performance via a competitive compensation and benefits package and you will enjoy ample personal development opportunities.


Tell us what makes you the perfect match to our team and join one of the most dynamic & forward-looking organizations in the world. 
To apply, please go to www.ucb.com/careers.  


About us.

UCB- Inspired by Patients. Driven by Science. Everything we do starts with a simple question: “How will this create value for people living with severe diseases?” By putting patients at the heart of what we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees and operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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