• Verband der pharmazeutischen Industrie Österreichs
  • 120 Mitgliedsunternehmen für die Arzneimittelversorgung - freiwillige, unabhängige Interessenvertretung
  • Solidarischer Partner im Gesundheitssystem

Senior Business Controller (m/f/d)

  • 23.12.2021

At VIATRIS, we see healthcare not as it is but as it should be. We act courageously and are uniquely positioned to be a source of stability in a world of evolving healthcare needs.

Viatris empowers people worldwide to live healthier at every stage of life.

We do so via:
Access – Providing high quality trusted medicines regardless of geography or circumstance;
Leadership – Advancing sustainable operations and innovative solutions to improve patient health; and
Partnership – Leveraging our collective expertise to connect people to products and services.

Every day, we rise to the challenge to make a difference. As a Senior Business Controller (m/f/d) you
will be responsible for developing a high-performing Finance department and coordinating
commercial controlling activities during leading the Business-Finance strategy of Austria.


Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Owning month and year end closing processes with the support of the finance team
  • Ensuring the planning, forecasting, analytics, and performance KPI’s, as well as processes, are understood and delivered by the teams in a high quality on time
  • Implementing a plan to achieve targets within agreed expense budgets
  • Managing the fiduciary compliance, as well as SOX processes for all various entities
  • Managing budgets and closely monitor performance to meet goals and objectives, ensuring cost-effective delivery of all programs
  • Managing required projects as Subject Matter Expert
  • Ensure profitability checks of investments, increase the efficiency in controlling and reporting
  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with other functional areas and internal strategic partners and with external and internal stakeholders
  • Partner closely with the COE to properly align on processes and tasks
  • Ensuring adequate monitoring of expenditures of the Organization, including analysis by projects, products, activities, and expenditure type.


The minimum qualifications for this role are:

  • Master’s Degree in Finance, Controlling or Accounting, ideally with CPA certification
  • More than 5 years of experience in the field of Finance, within pharmaceutical or equivalent industry
  • In-depth understanding of financial principles, finance (technical and operational) activities, statutory as well as accounting standards (US-GAAP)
  • Experience in leading teams
  • Fluent English and German (written and oral)
  • Analytical, business strategic thinking


The gross annual salary is at least 70.000€.

At Viatris, we offer competitive salaries, benefits and an inclusive environment where you can use your experiences, perspectives and skills to help make an impact on the lives of others. 

Are you ready for your next career step? Then we look forward to receiving your meaningful
application documents via our application system:
Senior Business Controller (m/f/d) (myworkdayjobs.com)

Viatris is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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