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Project Financial Analyst 2 (Office-Based) - IQVIA Biotech (R1061185) in Morrisville, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 4/6/2019

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Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

IQVIA Biotech is looking for an experience Project Financial Analyst 2 to join our growing team. Candidate must have previous CRO experience, Revenue and Backlog, and strong Excel experience. Must be located in the Raleigh/Durham, NC area.

The Project Financial Analyst 2 will be responsible for producing financial and other business analyses, interpretation, and investigation of data for assigned projects and contracts. Ensures all reporting activities are accurate and prepared within established timelines.


  • Records revenue each month for Estimate at Completion, Unit, Fee for Service and Fixed Price contracts; Assignments include more complex contracts/projects;
  • Maintains projects in PeopleSoft, including Project Setup, Budget and Change in scope entry, Invoice Forecast Entry;
  • Prepares project level actual versus budget/forecast variance analysis monthly as well as monthly reports for distribution in analyzing monthly results;
  • Coordinates monthly forecasting of financial results (backlog);
  • Meets established deadlines for Revenue and Backlog submittals;
  • Monitors the overall health of assigned projects including but not limited to revenues, realization, contribution margin, and unbilled/unearned amounts as well as project close outs and reconciliations;
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers and clients;
  • Serves as a key contact point for identifying financial issues and execute mitigating actions of assigned projects for Project Manager(s)/Project Lead(s) by running project level reports;
  • Provides Sponsor reporting and accruals when needed
  • Reviews pending Work Orders and Change Orders for profitability as well as for bonus/malice and anomalies;
  • Attends Project Review Meetings (PRMs) to ensure understanding/concurrence of project status and potential financial issues;.
  • Assists Manager, Project Finance and Director of Finance with other miscellaneous projects such as assessing changes to processes; assisting in new system implementations and testing;
  • Acts as back up for Manager, Project Finance and Director of Finance in supporting and responding to requests received from project managers and others as needed.
  • Ensures Sarbanes Oxley Compliance.
  • Provides Finance Audit Support.


  • At least 1 -2 years Pharmaceutical or CRO experience required;
  • Project Finance experience required;
  • Experience with Peoplesoft Finance and Reporting preferred;
  • Proficiency with accounting software packages;
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel and must be highly proficient with pivot tables and formulas.
  • Excellent financial, communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills, with exceptional attention to detail, accuracy and organization;
  • Demonstrates ability to work with confidential and sensitive data;
  • Ability to perform several tasks simultaneously to meet deadlines is necessary;


  • BA/BS degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Project Financial Accounting experience in the Pharmaceutical or CRO industry required.

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

QVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1061185