New ABFO Open Posting, Director, Financial Planning & Analysis, Halozyme


The Director, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) will partner with the CCO and the commercial organization as it prepares for the global launch of PEGPH20. This position will develop & provide standardized and best-in-class financial analysis, reporting and insights, to support decision making and allocation of resources across our therapeutic areas and global markets. She/he will drive & facilitate processes including the annual budget, long-range-plans/quarterly forecasts, interim forecasts/scenarios, quarterly close, and periodic or ad hoc analyses. She/he will report to the Head of Corporate FP&A and a dotted line to the Chief Commercial Officer.


These may include but are not limited to:

  • Act as the Finance Business Partner to the Chief Commercial Officer
  • Develop & nurture partnerships across the business including Corporate FP&A, Tax, Accounting, Investor Relations and Commercial leadership
  • Establish and scale finance processes to facilitate reporting, quarterly forecasting, quarter end, board materials, strategic/long-range-planning
  • Partner with Commercial to develop revenue budget/forecasts, including gross-to-net for future launch of oncology asset
  • Provide insightful analysis of complex data in a succinct fashion to non-finance business leaders
  • Drive informed decision making to scale the commercial organization worldwide
  • Deliver consolidations, analyses and outputs that synthesize, distill, and clearly communicate key trends and insights, variances to plan, future drivers, and opportunities and risks, leveraging and demonstrating a strong command of the business and its key performance drivers
  • Help develop specifications for financial systems and ensure financial compliance
  • Hire and develop top finance talent


  • Effectively lead cross functional teams as required
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field with at least 10 years’ experience in positions of increasing scope and responsibility, including as a senior finance leader and partner supporting a complex business (an equivalent combination of experience and education may be considered)
  • Fluent in managing complex Gross-to-Net procedures
  • Combined breadth and depth of strategic financial planning and analysis experience
  • Proven ability to manage complex finance processes such as budgets, forecasts, and strategic/long-range plan
  • Demonstrated thought leadership, influence and strategic/critical thinking skills
  • Expert knowledge of accounting and finance concepts and working knowledge of US GAAP is required
  • Excellent knowledge of Healthcare Systems, Business Intelligence, Planning and ERP systems is required, with a high proficiency in Microsoft tools
  • MBA or CPA is a plus
  • Prior experience in bio-pharma or healthcare industry, including commercial operations in the US and worldwide markets, is preferred
  • Successful experience in high-growth, multi-national organization, a plus


Equipment:   PC, scanners, facsimile machine, voice mail and e-mail systems, and common office machines, or ability to be trained.  Knowledge of other equipment required:

Software Knowledge:  Windows, MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel), EDC, IXRS, ePRO, Argus


  • Interact internally with the commercial leadership team to drive execution of the commercial launch of PEGPH20, accounting teams to maintain an environment of compliance & controllership, and the FP&A team to facilitate forecasting and planning.


Physical Activities:  On a continuous basis, sit at desk for a long period of time; intermittently answer telephone and write or use a keyboard to communicate through written means. Some walking and lifting to 25 lbs. may be required.  The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.  The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Travel may be required up to 10% of your time


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