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Finance Manager


New South Wales


North Ryde



Application deadline

20 December 2018


Lundbeck Australia currently has a maternity leave contract role available for a Finance Manager to join our team, reporting to the Director, Finance and Operations and responsible for two direct reports.   As a Finance Manager you will be responsible for all local statutory reporting and also providing accurate financial support and commercial advice to the Director, Finance and Operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for finance function, including direct reports and maintaining a high level of compliance.  Accountable for the non-promotion business aspects of the established and future product launches;
  • In consultation, direct the general accounting functions and the preparation of reports and statics reflecting earnings, profits, cash balances and other financial results;
  • Development of short and long term financial policies, objectives and plans and oversees the implementation of these;
  • Lead the annual statutory and local TAX returns;
  • Securing all financial reporting and liabilities are in alignment with compliance;
  • Conduct annual audits of expenses and promotional cost to ensure full compliance;
  • Ownership of contracts;
  • Review and analyses all operating results;
  • Prepares schedules for financial reporting;
  • Finance and commercial modelling to maximize returns from established products;
  • Selection and training of employees.

Skills and Experience
We are ideally looking for a Finance Manager with prior experience leading a finance function with around $50m turnover business. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of working closely with management and business functions to support and meet their needs.  The candidate will have the credibility and confidence to communicate with and develop strong relationships with colleagues, customers and key internal and external stakeholders.

Strong experience working with SAP and BI as well concur is an advantage to succeed in the position.

Educational background

  • Solid and relevant academic background, e.g. a master’s degree in finance or similar

Ideal experience

  • The candidate has most likely worked with accounting, FP&A as well controlling in an affiliate reporting to a larger internationally operating company
  • Experience from pharmaceuticals prefered
  • Strong business acumen
  • Experience managing teams
  • Experience working with or for audit companies
  • Experience working with external reporting and IFRS

Why this opportunity is right for you

  • Exciting opportunity to lead strategy for well-known brands in the market
  • Global organization with exciting product pipeline
  • Growth opportunities available for the right candidate
  • Convenient North Ryde office location with parking

In return Lundbeck Australia can offer you a rewarding culture that values you, focuses on your career progression and makes you an integral part of our success.  To become part of team please apply below.

Further information
For further information, please contact Rebecca Mathieson, We also recommend that you have a look at our website,

Your application
Please click on the link below to apply for the job. Applications must be received no later than Friday 7th December 2018.

Applications will be processed as they arrive.


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Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company highly committed to improving the quality of life of people living with brain diseases. For this purpose, Lundbeck is engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales of pharmaceuticals across the world. The company’s products are targeted at disorders such as depression and anxiety, psychotic disorders, epilepsy, Huntington’s, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases. Lundbeck’s pipeline consists of several mid- to late- stage development programmes. Lundbeck employs more than 5800 people worldwide, 2,000 of whom are based in Denmark. We have employees in 57 countries, and our products are registered in more than 100 countries. We have research centres in Denmark, China and the United States and production facilities in Italy, France, Mexico, China and Denmark. Lundbeck generated revenue of approximately DKK 15 billion in 2012.

Lundbeck Australia is a progressive, international, research based pharmaceutical company with the following objective: To improve the quality of life of people suffering from psychiatric and neurological illnesses.
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