At Takeda, we are transforming the pharmaceutical industry through our R&D-driven market leadership and being a values-led company. To do this, we empower our people to realize their potential through life-changing work. Certified as a Global Top Employer, we offer stimulating careers, encourage innovation, and strive for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our global teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world. Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company that will inspire you and support your career?
If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us!
About the role:
The Finance Business Partner plays a crucial role in Takeda by performing budgeting, forecasting, analysis and thought-partnering, thus supporting operational and strategic decisions. He/She utilizes both quantitative and qualitative analysis of operational and financial aspects in order to evaluate the company’s progress toward achieving its goals and business acumen to both identify and leverage opportunities and mitigate risks in collaboration with the business units. The finance business partner considers economic and business trends, reviews company performance vs. benchmarks, forecasts and co-shapes the company’s future financial results.
How you will contribute:
Report and analyze the trends of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and performance drivers to evaluate and address implications for the future performance
Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives and keep sales/OpEx forecasts up to date
Close partnering with management team and business units to identify key risks and opportunities, come up with realization plans and mitigation strategies, and reflect all in financial forecasting
Discuss monthly and quarterly financial results with LOC units and departments, focusing on understanding and shaping full year landing
Implement meaningful business intelligence tools and dashboard reports, leverage them for finance business partnering discussions
Support management team and the Heads of Department with data-driven analyses and thought partnering•Oversee and manage the continued development of Budgeting, Financial Forecasting and Reporting tools in collaboration/alignment with regional finance and the finance business partner community
Improve performance by evaluating processes to drive efficiencies and understand ROI in marketing programs, pricing, new products rollouts as well as new projects; continuously develop business acumen to understand success drivers and interdependencies
Take an active role in the FP&A community, connect with peers across the organization and together co-create solutions in line with and supporting the finance vision and roadmap
What you bring to Takeda:
Degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA highly preferred
5+ years' experience in Financial Planning and Analysis desired
Passion and Drive required. Experience in multinational Pharma preferred
Willingness to work agile and with growth mindset
Advanced Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Power BI skills, SAP knowledge is a huge advantage
Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized with ability to see the big picture and dive deep into details•Articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills•Ability to think creatively, highly driven and self-motivated
Demonstrated ability to roll-up sleeves and work with team members in a hands-on management capacity
What Takeda can offer you:
A competitive remuneration package with a minimum salary of € 5.085,71 gross per month (full-time, collective wage agreement for the chemical industry) - the actual salary depends on your professional experience and qualifications!
- Hybrid Work model
- Comprehensive training programs
- In-house job rotation program
- In-house Canteen with discounts or meal vouchers
- Works council (events, festivals, shopping vouchers, etc.)
- Employee Referral Program
- Employee Recognition Program
- Takeda Resource Groups
- Medical check-ups
- Free vaccination program
- Fitness Center
More about us:
At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best-in-class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.
Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.
Empowering our people to shine:
Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.