Consultant, Financial Reporting & Analysis

Date: Sep 11, 2022

Location: North York, ON, CA, M9L 1T9

Company: Apotex

 

About Apotex Inc.

Apotex Inc. is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines for patients around the world. Apotex employs almost 8,000 people worldwide in manufacturing, R&D, and commercial operations.  Apotex Inc. exports to more than 100 countries and territories and operates in more than 45 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the US, Mexico, and India. Through vertical integration, Apotex is comprised of multiple divisions and affiliates including Apotex Inc., focused on generics; Apobiologix, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on biosimilar development; Aveva, an affiliate of Apotex Inc. fully integrated global developer and manufacturer of complete transdermal solutions; Apotex Consumer Products, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on brand name products; and Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (GAPI), a division of Apotex Inc. focused on the manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for Apotex and third parties. For more information visit: www.apotex.com.

Job Summary

This role focuses on key aspects of financial reporting from management operational reporting to legal entity statements and governmental reporting (Statistics Canada).  Reporting will encompass the Apotex group of Pharmaceutical companies and this role will ensure compliance and consistency with accounting policies of the company. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with financial teams across the Apotex group to ensure accurate and relevant provision of information for consolidation purposes within established timelines. 
  • Monitor and analyze monthly financial and non-financial information received to identify important trends and potential problem areas.  Investigate unusual or uncertain items and present findings to Director, Corporate Finance. 
  • Provide a specialized level of input into the development of standards and accounting treatment to be followed by the Apotex group. This is in line with the harmonization and standardization objective for Corporate Finance.
  • Keep financial teams up to date on requirements of financial statement treatment and presentation and oversees organizational compliance with these principles.
  • Manage the intercompany reconciliation process.
  • Act as a senior technical specialist in dealing with senior level management across the Apotex group. 
  • Perform complex financial and consolidation transactions across all entities.
  • Utilize advanced analytical techniques to identify root causes in order to determine the next course of action.
  • Support preparation of annual tax return through preparation of relevant schedules.
  • Undertake Statistics Canada Reporting as required.
  • Make recommendations to next level management regarding improvements within financial reporting related to technology or process improvements.
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with senior managers and peers in order to provide service and support to others as well as to be able to obtain the necessary information to perform the financial requirements of the role.
  • Ad hoc requests as required.

Job Requirements

  • Demonstrated expertise in finance and accounting gained through a university degree and a recognized accounting designation.
  • Minimum 7 years work experience in a senior level financial role.
  • Proven ability to prioritize and multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Superior influence and communication skills. Ability to work with multiple stakeholders professionally and efficiently.
  • Ability to build strong working relationships and collaborate with various stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical skills and high attention to detail.
  • Proactive mindset. Upgrade and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Familiarity with IS solutions to support business objectives.
  • Excellent working knowledge of SAP.

At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.

Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process.  If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.