Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract
Salary Not disclosed
Updated 2 days ago
As a Senior Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex issues from strategy to execution.
Our Pharmaceuticals business is a part of our broader Health Industries team which comprises both the private and public sector providers in this space. We see significant potential for growth in our consulting support to this market and are actively looking for individuals with Pharmaceuticals experience to grow the team.
Our Finance Consulting team supports the agenda of the CFOs in those organisations. This can be in a functional capacity as they seek to drive the efficiency and control of their Finance functions and improve the effectiveness of Finance’s contribution to the business through insight and challenge. It also though extends to their organization-wide role of making sure the organization delivers on its strategy whilst optimizing the value it gets from its resources, underpinned by strong financial management and robust commercially based decision making.
As a Senior Manager, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to
Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Directors and above
Be involved in the financial management of clients
Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
Develop project strategies to solve complex technical challenges for our clients
Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
Shape and deliver projects to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and our own quality criteria
Train, coach, and supervise team members
Contribute to the development of your own and the team’s technical acumen
Continue to develop internal relationships and developing your PwC brand
You will primarily work on the delivery of client engagements, contributing to and leading change projects, but you will also spend time supporting the development of the team and will be expected to contribution to sales origination.
Experience of Pharmaceuticals companies, either directly or through a Professional Services organisation
A delivery track record on large change projects
Experience of leading and developing teams
Ability in stakeholder management and relationship building;
Demonstrated ability to advise senior management on alternative solutions and risks with experience of presenting and influencing at a senior level
Supported the development of solutions to Finance challenges in one or more of the following areas
Finance vision, strategy and operating models
Finance process redesign and optimisation
Organisation wide Cost reduction solutions, including benefits realization approach
Investment Business Cases
Finance system design and implementation – EPM, ERP, MI Visualisation tools etc,
Cultural change and continuous improvement
Education to degree level plus either formal accounting qualification or equivalent understanding of accounting principles.
Understanding of back office transformation approaches outside of pure finance such as HR, IT or Procurement transformation
Finance Systems architecture, Data architecture and data management
Exposure to robotics process automation and other disruptive technologies
Experience of a lean approach to process/cost optimisation