Finance Associate (pricing and payments)


About this role

About this role

We’re hiring a Finance Associate to work in a multinational pharmaceutical company in Toronto, ON. This is a remote position with a 7 month contract with the extremely high possibility of it turning perm.
The Finance Associate will be responsible for finance operations to ensure that pricing and payments are executed flawlessly with our client. The Finance Operations Associate will lead pricing and payment operations, own monthly reporting for critical tools and collaborate with internal and external partners to support the business.
This role is best suited for an intern or someone with about 1 year in the field and willing to grow with the company. Someone who still has that eagerness to learn, and wanting to be their best.
You will need strong SAP and Excel skills to do well in this role. And almost everything else can be trained on.

Responsibilities• Lead the rebate accruals process, ensuring timely and accurate accounting, reporting and rebate accrual true-up process
• Responsible for managing the rebate invoice payment process from beginning to end including gathering the invoices, reconciling the data, receiving approval and processing payments• Analyze the accrual and rebate processes frequently in order to ensure accuracy of affiliate accruals
• Resolve issues related to invoicing and payments by connecting to payer representatives if needed• Understanding different levels of pharmaceutical pricing, collaborating cross-functionally to collect documentation for price levels and managing price levels on SAP
• Analyzing and resolving pricing disputes with various customers• Lead the export payment system for the affiliate ensuring prompt resolution and
• Manage the account reclassifications and account reconciliations including accruals• Own a monthly expense tracker, respond to inquiries and submit reconciliation to cross functional business partners
• Prepare financial variances for month, quarter and YTD results providing understanding of business drivers and risks• Co-create monthly financial presentations and assist with compiling financial results to senior leadership in a clear and concise manner



• Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent
• Excellent quantitative technical ability, highly capable in Microsoft Excel and learning agility for new systems• Ability to work well with multiple or competing deadlines while maintaining meticulous attention to detail
• Able to think critically, innovatively and possess strong business acumen• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Proven problem-solving skills with bias for action and ability to influence without authority• 1-3 years of experience preferably in finance or operations role
• SAP experience• Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs
• Action-oriented and demonstrated by managing complex projects in a fast-paced environment with changing and/or competing priorities



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Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Sabrina Morris
Brunel Canada - Calgary

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