Finance Manager (R1112753) in Zagreb, Croatia at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.


This Business Unit Finance Manager role will be responsible for the financial analysis and financial management of Baltic entities (Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania). As well as maintaining month end processes and reporting, responsibilities will extend to playing an active role in the forecasting and budget as well as ad-hoc business analysis.The manager may be based in Croatia, Serbia, Estonia, Latvia or Lithuania.


•    Preparation of and delivery of month end processes ensuring timely and accurate reporting.
•    Provide support for department heads including business analysis and forecasting
•    Financial, trend, and variance analysis to support decision making and respond to inquiries from corporate and the business
•    Reporting (formal month end summaries/presentations, month-end & quarterly reports, as well as numerous ad hoc reports)
•    Working with operations to understand budgeting needs and forecasting results, including uploading of estimates
•    Maintain a detailed understanding of internal customer requirements and develop processes that will meet or exceed these requirements
•    Support in managing the P&L for multiple groups
•    Cost analysis to ensure correct and accurate reporting
•    Accounting support, as necessary on technical issues
•    Prepare and distribute management reporting information to finance and operational groups.
•    Planning and delivery of the forecasting and budgeting process for certain operational groups.
•    Working with various operational groups in analysing and interpreting financial results providing the means to effectively manage the business.
•    Ensure compliance with internal financial accounting procedures and policies relevant to the scope of this role.
•    Playing an active role in support of ad-hoc financial analysis and activities designed to help the business maximize its competitive position.
•    Ensure all financial and accounting records are thoroughly maintained and complete in preparation for independent audits.


•    3-5 years of experience in the fast-paced multinational organization on similar jobs
•    Bachelor or Master’s degree in Finance / Accounting
•    International certifications like ACCA/US CPA/CMA are considered an advantage
•    Excellent communication skills.
•    Ability to understand and adapt to new technologies and processes in an ever-changing environment.
•    Excellent analytical and numeracy skills.
•    Highly self motivated, commercially focused with a desire to help drive the business forward.
•    Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, including senior management.
•    Full understanding of financial operating systems and procedures.
•    Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
•    Knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP.
•    Technical accounting skills.
•    Ability to identify financial issues and execute mitigating actions.
•    Ability to prioritize and coordinate multiple work requirements to meet deadlines.
•    Fluent verbal and written communication in English.


•    Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years’ experience in accounting and financial reporting

Position is for fixed-term contract March 2020- February 2022

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Job ID: R1112753