Pfizer Sr. Financial Analyst in McPherson, Kansas


A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.


  • Senior Staff Role on the McPherson Finance Team

  • Business Partner with key leaders in order to drive the business

  • Monitoring business processes and develop analytical tools to track trends

  • Improve internal financial processes to gain efficiency, providing relevant and timely data

  • Prepare and enter journal entries and account reconciliations

  • Ensure compliance with internal policies, procedures, and GAAP

  • Compiling large amounts of data using advanced Excel applications

  • Collaborate during the implementation/ deployment of SAP ERP system

  • Provide financial support for department and/or business unit leaders

  • Present financial data to business partners and contribute relevant facts to help drive decisions

  • Develop and implement trend analysis and reporting processes for spending categories; financial models and templates for analyzing investments; reporting tools for headcount and overtime; compensation and benefits; and other various forecasting and planning tools

  • Identify financial team process improvements and implement changes

  • Be a key member of the financial reporting team to ensure all deliverables are met

  • Assist the financial team in being compliant with all SOX controls and financial reporting policies

  • Participate in strategic planning and the development of the annual operating plan and monthly forecasts


  • Degree in Accounting or Finance from accredited university

  • 5-7 years of relevant experience

  • Strong Excel skills

  • ERP experience

  • Ability to advance to a greater level of responsibility in a short period of time

  • Ability to perform complex data analysis

  • Able to foster strong relationships with business partners

  • Able to build and implement process improvements


  • SAP experience is preferred

  • MBA, CPA, or CMA a plus

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EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

Other Job Details:

  • Last Date to Apply for Job: January 30, 2019

  • Relocation Eligible

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