CFO Germany (m/f/d) - Pharmaceutical Company

Hiring By - Biostaffic



Job Highlights

Not Disclosed

Posted 4 months ago
Job details
  • Top pharmaceutical company with growing international presence |Strategic and experienced financial leader for the german branch
About Our Client
Our client is a pharmaceutical company, currently among the top five in the Italian market with a growing international presence. Committed to improving the quality of life for patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals, they passionately pursue their mission with a focus on innovation and global impact.
Job Description
  • Formulate and execute financial strategies to bolster the branch's growth objectives and enhance financial performance.
  • Lead the implementation of the organization's ERP system, managing all facets of the project to align with organizational objectives and requirements.
  • Lead post-merger integration initiatives pertaining to finance and accounting functions, collaborating with stakeholders from acquired entities to synchronize processes and systems with corporate standards.
  • Supervise the preparation of financial reports for both management and regulatory purposes.
  • Analyze financial data and key performance indicators (KPIs) to identify trends, risks, and improvement opportunities.
  • Direct the branch's budgeting and forecasting processes, contributing to the development of accurate and attainable financial plans.
  • Ensure compliance with local accounting standards, tax regulations, and statutory reporting requirements in Germany.
  • Offer strategic financial advice to the executive leadership team, contributing to decision-making and risk management.
  • Manage relationships with external stakeholders, including banks, auditors, tax authorities, and regulatory agencies.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, market developments, and regulatory changes impacting the branch's financial operations in Germany.
The Successful Applicant
  • Degree in finance, accounting, business administration, or a related field; an MBA or professional certification (e.g., CPA, CFA) is preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management, including a minimum of 5 years in a CFO role.
  • In-depth understanding of German accounting principles and statutory reporting requirements.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret financial data to inform strategic decision-making.
  • Extensive knowledge of the pharmaceutical or biotech industry.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all organizational levels.
  • Proficient in financial modeling, budgeting, and forecasting techniques.
  • Experience in a multinational environment or with international financial operations is desirable.
  • Fluency in German and English languages is required; additional languages are advantageous.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
What's On Offer
  • Strategic Leadership Impact: Take the lead in shaping and executing financial strategies to support the branch's growth objectives, contributing significantly to the organization's success.
  • Global Exposure and Integration: Drive post-merger integration efforts, collaborating with stakeholders from acquired entities, and manage international relationships, offering a unique opportunity to navigate and enhance financial operations in a multinational environment.
  • Professional Development: Join a dynamic industry leader in pharmaceuticals, gaining exposure to cutting-edge developments, market trends, and regulatory changes, providing an enriching experience for professional growth within a vibrant and challenging work environment.
Contact: Deniz Alkan
Quote job ref: JN-022024-6337737

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No


  • Germany

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 16, 2024
Company Overview
Page Executive
Page Executive

Current Openings: 0

The executive search division of PageGroup, Page Executive provides a range of search, selection and talent management solutions for organisations on a permanent and interim basis. Recognised for our powerful in-house research function, speed and flexibility of response and assignment completion rates, organisations worldwide use Page Executive to secure their senior talent. Page Executive is part of PageGroup, worldwide leaders in specialist recruitment. Interested to find out more? Get in touch with Page Executive in your region. Page Executive are inclusive Recruiters and Hirers, as reflected in our Clear Assured Platinum Standard Accreditation from the Clear Company. We are passionate about attracting diverse talent and are committed to ensuring our processes are inclusive and supportive. EA licence number #71452
Are you an employee? 🌟
Explore Biotech Jobs

Find the one that suits your cosmic aspirations. Search open positions across the web, find opportunities uniquely matched to your skills, and read reviews on companies worldwide. 🚀💼🌎

Are you an employer? 🌟

Hire Top Talent in the Biotechnology Industry.

Post jobs, search for stellar candidates, and conduct the complete hiring process—all from your desktop or mobile phone. 🚀🔬👩‍🚀