Senior Finance Analyst
Wonderingwhat'swithinBeckman Coulter?Take a closer look.Join a team where you can be heard, be supported, and always be yourself. At Beckman Coulter, a Danaher company,we'rebuilding a culture that celebrates backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of all our associates. At first glance,you'llsee we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory to move science and health care forward for more than 80 years. Look again andyou'llsee we are invested in you and you'll have the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and try new things with the support you need to be successful.You'll find theDanaher Business System, which makes everything possible.You'llalso see a company that investors trust–our culture of continuous improvement has helped us outperform the S 500 by more than 5,000% over the past 25 years.And no matter where you look at Beckman Coulter, at the heart of what we do,you'llwitness our shared purpose–helping realize life's potential–in action. Our work helps improve millions of lives.We hopeyou'llsee yourself here, too.What you find at Beckman Coulter –and within yourself – might just change theworld!The North American Commercial Operations Finance team is seeking a Sr. Financial Analyst to partner with the sales team to grow revenue, win profitable, strategic business and achieve financial targets. The candidate will be responsible for supporting field sales personnel with profitability analysis, deal structure, pricing impacts and general business support activities to drive profitable growth.The role is located in Brea, CA.Youwill have the opportunity to develop within a growing organization through challenging assignments in a team environment, and be actively engaged and have the ability to participate in special assignments designed to gather data and ultimately improve operational efficiencies.You should be highly scalable, possess excellent analytical and communication skills, show strong financial systems knowledge and have the ability to work with a sense of focused urgency in a challenging and dynamic environment.If you thrive in a collaborative, complex, leading role and want to work to build a world–class finance organization–read on!In this role, you will have the opportunity to:Support Field Sales with providing financial support and profit review of customer deals (Competitive and Base Business Protection)Develop / maintain process measurement for pricing, provide insight on pricing opportunities and impacts to sales & finance management teams.Integrates research, information, and trends into solutions to enhance the financial analytics to support the forecast.Data mining / mapping, connecting data in disparate systems, analysis and interpretation to support business decisions.Support various projects including interactions with NACO Finance/Accounting teams, Contract and Pricing, Sales Ops and Commercial Sales teams.Takes initiative and partners with various functions in the organization to resolve issues, enhance systems, business processes as well as integrating research, information, and trends into solutions using DBS tools.Provide financial support on special projects as prioritized by Senior ManagementCross–Train on key responsibilities with team membersOther projects and analyses as needed.The essential requirements of the job include: Accounting and/or Finance Bachelor's degree with 5+ years of experience.Prior successful experience and demonstrated comfort with supporting Sales organization and profitability analyticsExperience with data trends and able to manage large databases of information including data mining & mappingStrong to advanced MS Excel and Access skills as well as proficiency with all other Microsoft Office applications (Word and PowerPoint) required.Previous experience with SAP/EPM, Oracle, OBIEE a plus.Beckman Coulter, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whetherit'sa health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits atdanaherbenefitsinfo.com. We believeyou'lllike what you see.At Beckman Coulter,we'redriven by a sense of wonder for what we can create–and what we can become. Here,you'llaccelerate your career while driving innovation that improves lives.You'llwork hard and try new things, with guidance from committed leaders, powerful DBS tools, and the support of a global organization.As part of the Danaher family of67,000 associates across the globe, your possibilities for growth and development are unparalleled.We believe that creativity and innovation thrive when the most diverse set of voices are heard, andthat'swhy we're taking concrete steps to ensure that we're fostering an inclusive and engaging workplace for our team. If you'dlike to learn more, read stories from our associates on ourCareers Blogor contact one of our recruiters.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is availablehere.We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available here.