Senior Manager, Corp Staff Finance – Global Finance, IR & Corp Strategy & BD

Main Location
New York City, NY, United States

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

The team is charged with providing financial, accounting and key decision support to the Global Finance, Investor Relations (IR) and Corp Strategy & BD teams.

Corporate Staff Business Partnering

  • Provide financial support, including the build and consolidation of budget, projection and actual spend of the Global Finance, IR and Corp Strategy & BD organization.  Role assists in the management of over $400 million in global spend.
  • Partner with Corporate Staff Finance COE and the teams of Finance Leadership to help drive operational performance of the Global Finance, IR and Corp Strategy & BD organizations.
  • Coordinate the monthly and quarterly closing process and provides leadership to team in focusing on key drivers of variances vs. budget, prior projection and prior year. 
  • Partners with Director of Finance to improve visibility of Finance and Corp Strategy & BD organization costs and savings associated with transformation objectives
  • Responsible for reporting requirements to Corporate Staff HQ, Corporate Financial Analysis, Corporate Financial Reporting, Tax, BCF, Treasury
  • Provides decision support analysis and financial modeling support to reach key resource allocation decisions and drive cost efficiencies

Drives Process Improvements within Corporate Operating Group Organizations

  • Helps drive further standardization and optimization of common processes across team
  • Works with Associate Director, Corporate Staff Finance to evaluate, optimize, and execute upon further planned transformation of finance responsibilities that will improve/increase the business partnering/FP&A responsibilities provided by the group to the Corporate Staff functions.

Financial Stewardship

  • Provides financial stewardship to clients on all financial and/or accounting matters, partnering with Technical Accounting, Business Controls, etc.
  • Maintains internal control environment to the highest standards of compliance and integrity
  • Serve as contact person for external and internal auditors, as needed
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required; CPA and/or MBA preferred
  • An experienced leader with a minimum of 7 years diversified experience in accounting or finance
  • Strong financial and analytical skills, as well as excellent business partnering skills required.  Demonstrated ability to interact with executives and management is required.
  • Experience with all aspects of financial reporting cycle including development of annual business plan, financial projections and operations expense management required
  • Very strong oral, written and interpersonal skills are vital and ability to interact and influence with different partners (local or remote). 
  • Strong working knowledge of SAP suite (including BI and RPM) and Hyperion
  • Very high level of proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint required
  • Good understanding of US GAAP and financial controls
  • Proven track record of successful collaboration working in a matrix environment with multiple levels of management and with competing demands on time and resources
  • Successful candidate must be a self-starter, have the ability to manage multiple tasks and be able to work with minimal supervision, as well as demonstrate flexibility and adaptability to changing business needs and requests

  • A unique opportunity to be a leader in the evolution of the company’s business model for expense-based organizations; Exposure to mergers and acquisitions
  • Gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of our Enabling Functions and key support functions
  • Exposure to the most senior levels of finance leadership
  • Managing and delivering on objectives in a complex matrix environment where collaboration with stakeholders, both locally and remotely, across many functional areas and business units, is a critical success factor.

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. 

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Senior Manager, Corp Staff Finance – Global Finance, IR & Corp Strategy & BD
Bristol Myers Squibb