Senior Manager Record to Report

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At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

We can offer

  • Flexible working – flexible start and finish times, 50% home/office working
  • Domestic relocation support
  • Visa sponsorship
  • Career and qualifications support
  • 24 month Fixed term Contract, with potential for full-time permanent role

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Record to Report Accountant to support various EMEA markets.

Position Purpose

  • Support Global Financial Services (GFS) Market lead in tasks related to accounting / tax and drive interaction between local accounting team and GFS partners.
  • Manage, co-ordinate & execute the end-to-end GFS processes executed in delivery centres.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform and review balance sheet reconciliations and prepare quarterly balance sheet review.
  • Monitor and coordinate month end related activities per Month End Close Timetable.
  • Act as main point of contact for the market and for above market functions.
  • Coordinate with outsourcing partner to ensure their assigned tasks are executed timely and to a high standard.
  • Support external audits, preparing samples as required by the auditors, and coordinating requests with other departments.
  • Support on ad hoc requests from supported markets.
  • Prepare submissions as required by local authorities eg intrastat, statistical reports
  • Execute legal entity budgets and projections.
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Conduct ad hoc projects and unusual assignments.
  • Collaborate closely with internal and external parties.

Soft Skills

  • High attention to quality
  • Ability to work collaboratively and build networks across different teams and locations
  • Ability to analyse and interpret complex financial information and take effective decisions
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Manage multiple tasks and deadlines, ability to work under pressure.
  • Project management and leadership skills
  • Focus on continuous improvement
  • Ability to influence people at all levels. Sufficient business knowledge to be a credible business partner for the local Controller.
  • Understanding of dependencies and compliance requirements. Flexibility to adjust to broader team priorities.

Required Skills & Desired Experience

  • Degree in accounting or equivalent business experience
  • AAT qualified/ ACCA or CIMA part- or fully qualified
  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • Fluent in English. Another European would highly desirable
  • Excellent computer skills with competencies in major ERP platforms (preference SAP).
  • Excellent knowledge of record to report processes in a multinational company.
  • Experience of audit and year end close process.


Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out our colleagues’ highest potential.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognises the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. 
Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. If you require reasonable adjustments in completing this application, or any part of the recruitment process direct your enquiries to Applicants can request an approval of an adjustment prior to accepting a job offer.

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Job Category: Others
Job Type: Full Time Hybrid
Job Location: Chester

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