Summarize the primary purpose & key accountabilities of the role, including geographical scope (i.e. Global vs. Country / Region).
Summary should be concise and include strategic information that would attract candidates to the role. It may be helpful to complete this section after you have finished the other sections of the document.
Pfizer's Global Financial Solutions (GFS) Shared Services is a well-established operation with beginnings in Memphis, Tenn.
in 1997. The organization expanded to Europe in 2003, Asia in 2007, Latin America in 2013, Eastern Europe in 2014 and AFME in 2016.
GFS Shared Services has a workforce of more than 1,000 Pfizer colleagues.
The GFS San Jose Shared Services Center (SSC) for the Latin America Region (LAR) is a high performing team responsible for the timely delivery of standardized financial processes on behalf of Biopharmaceutical Finance and their business partners for the Emerging Markets.
The organization performs certain Record-to-Report, Invoice-to-Pay, Travel & Entertainment, Order-to-Cash and other related activities from regionally centralized locations in San Jose, Costa Rica.
The GFS SSC - San Jose R2R Inventory Accountant role will be responsible for the accounting for finished goods as well as the intercompany product movement and related mark up for the respective divisions within Inventory Center of Excellence worldwide scope.
The person in this position has to conduct key inventory accounting activities such Master Data maintenance, Purchase Price Variance analysis, GRIR accounting management as well GMX submission and reconciliation responsibilities.
The objective of this role is to enable the San Jose GFS to meet their business objectives by providing quality financial results and accounting support for Commercial Finance, Controllers team and Finance Directors.
This colleague will be accountable for proactively identifying and communicating issues, determining impact, and proposing resolutions.
Additionally, this role will be critical in initiating process improvement recommendations and proactively addressing and resolving complaints from internal and external customers.
In order of importance, indicate the primary responsibilities critical to the performance of the role. It is recommended not to list actual tasks but focus on 5-
8 essential responsibilities that highlight accountability and level of judgment required.
Indicate qualifications that are job related, consistent with business necessity and necessary for the performance of an essential function of this role including : education / licenses / certifications, relevant experience (where legally permissible), technical and / or other job-related skills.
Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.