Novartis Pharmaceuticals Business, Planning, & Analysis Manager, Clinical Development in Fort Worth, Texas
Job ID 197695BR
Posting Title Business, Planning, & Analysis Manager, Clinical Development
Business Unit RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT AL
Work Location Fort Worth, TX
Company/Legal Entity Alcon Research, Ltd.
Functional Area Audit & Finance
Job Type Full Time
Employment Type Regular
Job Description Support Global Clinical Trials financial management for Alcon Medical Devices The role will support the overall financial management of clinical trials for Alcon Medical Devices. It will be responsible for all relevant analysis of the entire cost of clinical trials, including components managed in the U.S. and OUS. The role will liaise closely with Clinical Trial Managers and the Clinical Operations Department. Monthly close activities will include working with Clinical Trial Managers in the U.S. to determine appropriate accruals, preparing journal entries, monitoring and analysis of results. The role will also coordinate with Finance representatives in OUS locations to ensure that entries are booked appropriately. Control activities will include completing the ongoing process improvement project, and being re-sponsible for financial controls for clinical trials. Business planning activities include developing and distributing dashboard and detailed trial fi-nancial reports on a regular basis, managing Budget, Latest Estimate / Outlook cycles, analysis of results. Business support activities include liaising with the Clinical teams during contract negotiations, training Clinical Trial Managers in contracts management (financial aspects), clinical trial accruals, building budgets. Streamline methods of trial accounting and accruals.Sec
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The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
University degree in Economics, Business or Engineering
Experience of at least 5 years in finance, including accounting experience. Excellent Excel and financial systems skills
Excellent analytical ability
Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to clearly present financial data
MBA and/or CPA a plus