Johnson & Johnson Careers

【Medical】Financial Analyst / Senior Financial Analyst

Chiyoda, Japan
Planning & Analysis

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805633147W

Organizational setting:
The Finance organization of Johnson & Johnson Medical Company, Japan, consists of various departments, handling e.g. Accounting, Compliance and Business Planning & Control (BUF).
The Financial analyst, a member of BUF, is responsible for all Finance related matters of a business unit (Franchise), and reports, directly or indirectly, to a BUF Director/Manager. The Financial Analyst is physically located with the Franchise, to enable him/her to work closely with the business partners and to, efficiently, handle all relevant daily matters. Besides the Financial Analyst’s responsible for Finance matters, including P&L/ BS management, he/she functions as a Finance Business Partner, to various levels of Franchise Management. Fundamental financial skills/experiences in FP&A and financial accounting are non-negotiable. Additionally, a strong character and a clear business mind, to support and drive the business, are critical to be successful in this role.
Role and responsibilities:
Financial Support
  • Provide financial analysis and support for various franchise initiatives.
  • Lead Business Planning process within franchise (annual Business Plan, Forecasts/Updates, Strategic Planning etc.) working with other team members within the business units.
  •  Period closing activities of the franchise (co-work with accounting department), including variance analysis and management report preparation and explanations.
  • Timely and effective analysis, to drive business, make recovery plans, control and allocate investments and expenses, all with the objective to achieve business objectives of the franchise.
  • Timely and proactive feedback on financial implications of events to key stakeholders.
Management Support
  • Support and challenge Franchise Head and other Franchise Management Team members, as a core Business Partner.
  • Proactively make recommendations and take actions to achieve Business Plan.
  • Support the construction of the Franchise strategy, with Franchise Management Team.
  • Support strong Compliance awareness, within the franchise.
  • Educate and coach Franchise members, to achieve business growth.

  • Completed higher Accounting or Business Economics related education, at Master level / J-CPA / US-CPA / CMA or equivalent;
  • 4-7 years of accounting/controlling experience, preferably in a role with international contacts;
  • Experience in a role as business partner, with the ability to understand complex business dynamics;
  • Knowledge of the medical industry (instruments / devices) would be a great asset, a sound interest is a must;
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Well-developed Strong IT (user and management) skills and ability to innovate and drive continuous improvement. Advanced level Excel skill is a must.
  • Able to communicate well in Japanese (fluent) and English (business level);
    and personality-wise:
  • Positive, with a can-do attitude, but realistic and not afraid to say no;
  • Accurate and on-time;
  • Balanced and decisive;
  • Always looking for opportunities to do things better, smarter and faster;

Primary Location
Johnson & Johnson K.K. (8235)
Job Function
Planning & Analysis
Requisition ID