Edwards Lifesciences Associate Manager, Finance (Cost Accounting/ CapEx) in Irvine, California
Associate Manager, Finance – within the Critical Care Operations Finance team in Irvine. This will be a key position supporting Critical Care Network and the CAPEX planning for Global Supply Chain.
Drive completion of Strategic Plan, Annual Operating Plan, and Forecasting for Critical Care Balloon Operations
Facilitate and present Forecasting and Reporting of CC Value Improvement Projects in collaboration with the plants and PMO teams.
Manage CC Planning templates and Teams site for submission from the plants
Deliver Month-end Close and Reporting for CC Manufacturing Support cost centers
Coordinate GSC and CC CAPEX planning, forecasting and reporting including preparing presentations for the Leadership reviews
Continue to drive process improvement and ensure consistency across the Plants and the Network
Participate in Finance and GSC cost improvement and transformation projects
Required Experience / Education:
Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting or Economics.
Minimum of eight years of Accounting/Finance experience (or six years with a Master’s degree)
Experience in forecasting, budgeting and analysis
MBA, MFIN, CPA, CMA
Cost Accounting or manufacturing experience
Experience in MS Office Suite, including advanced Excel with ability to create models
Experience with HFM, JDE and Oracle Planning
Proven expertise in MS Office Suite, including advanced Excel with ability to create models
Excellent facilitation and presentation skills
Ability to quickly learn and ramp up on various functional and project assignments
Recognized as an expert in own area with specialized depth within the organization
Advanced analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Strong communication and collaboration skills with all levels of management
Ability to work in fast paced environment and meet tight deadlines
Highly adaptable, flexible and customer service focused
High degree of accuracy & efficiency with attention to detail
Proactive with an aptitude for problem solving and process improvement
Good business acumen and solid understanding of GAAP
Ability to mentor and influence teams
Willing to travel to the plants for Strategic and AOP planning meetings
Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide.
For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.