MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us. Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.
An opportunity has arisen for a high calibre Finance professional to join our Animal Health Finance team as a Specialist within the Accounting team.
Reporting to the Accounting Manager, you will be a key member of the Accounting team, responsible for ensuring a high level of oversight regarding the financial integrity, compliance and controls of the local market trading activities and reporting thereof. You will have responsibility for a number of key accounting processes across our companies. You will ensure that the activities of our Businesses are accurately reflected in the books of account. You will develop a broad knowledge of the fundamental business drivers across the companies and apply this knowledge in your day to day responsibilities, collaborating with colleagues within Finance, the wider Business and Shared Business Services & HQ. You will build strong, effective and productive relationships across Finance, Shared Business Services and the Business to ensure the continuous improvement of our processes.
Manage all Flexible Benefits and other payroll deduction related activities; responsible for ensuring all activities are accounted for accurately and on a timely basis with pro-active follow-up with payroll, HR and External Benefits providers.
Take day to day responsibility for insurance matters and actively collaborate with our brokers and the Corporate Insurance and Risk Management (I&RM) group for all insurance matters as they pertain to our Animal Health business.
Responsibility for routine, non PO payments in conjunction with Accounting Lead and Treasury Analyst to ensure that all activities of the company are accurately reflected in the P&L and Balance Sheet.
Review un-posted invoices received and preparation of appropriate accruals and pre-payments together with a review with key stakeholders across the Finance team.
Preparation of key inter-company transactions for review with Accounting Manager & relevant stakeholders.
Ensure all National Office of Statistics returns for our Companies are completed accurately and in a timely manner, where necessary liaising with key stakeholders and providing the necessary stewardship to ensure this occurs.
Contribute towards timely and accurate reporting and analysis for the Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet information along with supporting documentation to the Company Consolidation Group.
Responsible for review and quarterly reporting and billing of Research and Development work carried out on behalf of Group companies.
Represent our Finance team in projects as required.
Limited Routine Travel may be required