Takeda UK are now recruiting for a high calibre qualified Accountant to take up this key role within their Finance team. Reporting directly to the Business Operations Director, the role will be responsible for the management of the financial reporting and financial planning of the UK/Ireland Business.
With line management responsibility for a Financial Planning Controller and Business Unit Support Coordinator, this is a hands-on, operationally demanding Senior Business Controller role requiring a dynamic approach through an environment of change in a fast growing LOC of a Global Pharmaceutical Company.  
In addition to delivering first class reporting and financial planning for the UK/Ireland business units, you will be closely involved in several key transformational projects including the upgrade of SAP, the continued roll out of a new planning tool, procurement policy and systems, as well as improvements to the expense and invoicing software. This is a highly collaborative role including close working with the Ireland Business Controller, our Polish Shared Service Centre and European affiliates.

Applicants must have substantial proven success within financial management, ideally gained within the pharmaceutical sector. This is a key leadership role requiring a highly credible individual who can communicate with confidence at Director level and proactively influence decisions with expert financial analysis and recommendations.

Further skills required for the role:

  • FCCA/ACMA Qualified
  • Sound management skills with experience of leading a team
  • Enthusiastic with drive for results
  • Collaborative working style
  • Knowledge of financial systems with the ability to analyse complex data
  • Excellent organisational skills, able to balance conflicting priorities
  • Strong interpersonal skills including advanced presentation skills

With an exciting Vision 2025, a strong heritage and people focused values, this is an excellent opportunity to join a high performing business. 
To apply please contact our HR Consultant, Cally Howarth on 07880 500917 or send your CV to cally@halo-life.co.uk.



Date of Preparation: March 2017



Takeda Pharma