Johnson & Johnson Careers

Country Controller / Finance Manager M/F - LifeScan

Issy Les Moulineaux, Haute-de-Seine

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805619749W


Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for 130 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.


Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets. The more than 265 Johnson & Johnson operating companies employ approximately 127,000 people in 60 countries throughout the world.


Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Country Controller / Finance Manager M/F for its Medical Devices activity. 


The Country Controller / Finance Manager M/F is part of the French LifeScan management team. He/She effectively partners with the business to enhance decision-making and contribute to the achievement of the business objectives.


This position will be based in Issy-les-Moulineaux (92130), France.


Business Partnering

  • Business Partner for French Leadership Team, Business Unit Manager and French Commercial organization,
  • Accountable for delivering financial targets,
  • Monitor, analyze and interpret the macroeconomic environment to help provide understanding of impact on the business in the region. (Impact of Free Trade in EU)
  • Evaluate business performance against strategy, highlighting deviations and recommending actions to course correction where necessary,
  • Liaise with other sectors, Business Units within the company to support efficient collaboration, best practices sharing and innovative go to market strategies and models
  • Review and understand operating expense ensuring efficiency and effectiveness of investment,
  • Provide financial analysis on ad-hoc basis,
  • Maintain good working knowledge of the business, the changing environment & the strategy of the company to identify ways in which the business needs to prepare for the future, identifying and evaluating risks & opportunities,
  • Analyze and evaluate commercial opportunities (internal & external partnerships) to drive effective financial management including opportunities/risks.
  • Support and advise on the execution of BU and Regional strategies at company level, providing visibility to local and regional management.
  • Support key projects on the business model change

Business Planning  & Updates

  • Lead the financial preparation and review of the Company Business Plan (including updates),
  • Monitor and evaluate company financial performance against targets set,
  • Educate the business partners to improve their financial understanding and financial management skills.
  • Responsible for accuracy of reported results for assigned area,
  • Liaise with Shared Services providers as required,
  • Drive process improvements & efficiency to support the needs of the business,
  • Maintain adequate system of Internal Controls including SOX.

Organization & Leadership

  • Promote a Credo based culture across the Finance organization,
  • Take an active role in the Management Team, support strategic & tactical decisions to enhance financial performance,
  • Create a high performance, positive and engaging working environment.
  • Ensure a strong compliance environment,
  • Liaise with JnJ Medical and GFS Prague shared services, TAX COE, Legal as well as LifeScan EMEA HQ.

  • University/Bachelors Degree or Equivalent, Professional Qualification (CPA, CMA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
Skill Sets and Competencies:
  • University degree or equivalent,
  • 5+ years of relevant business experience in the finance environment,
  • Business fluent French and English required,
  • Proficient skills in MC Office applications,
  • Strong Business acumen including process improvements, benchmarking best practices, management of organizational complexity, knowledge of LifeScan and Animas products and market dynamics,
  • Proven ability to influence business partners with fact-based data,
  • Strong in framing and communicating issues and solutions, including presentations, interactions with business partners and teams, proactive in information sharing,
  • Strong technical and analytical skills, including deep knowledge and understanding of accounting principles and financial policies, compliance framework, experience in financial reporting and forecasting, financial analysis and modeling, budgeting.


  • 5 - 10%

Primary Location
France-Haute-de-Seine-Issy Les Moulineaux
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics S.A.S. (7855)
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