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Manufacturing and Commercial Finance Specialist, A2R

Requistion ID:  1527

Kraków, Małopolskie, PL

Date:  22-Dec-2020

We are Lundbeck – a global pharmaceutical company based in Copenhagen, Denmark, tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best. In March 2014, we established Lundbeck Group Business Services in Kraków to help Lundbeck employees globally focus their specialized skills on providing innovative treatments to people suffering from brain diseases. We do that by delivering best-in-class business services in the following areas: Accounting and Reporting, Procurement and Finance Operations, IT and Business Process & System Support, and Human Resources.

Purpose of the role

The main purpose of the role is to act as an independent finance specialist ensuring the delivery of all end-to-end compliance & manufacturing and commercial cost reporting processes for assigned entities and areas. The person is fully responsible for the completeness, accuracy and controlling of accounting records and for timely and correct reporting of accounting figures for assigned entity(ies). The role also includes all activities required to ensure group and local compliance.

Your job and key responsibilities



  • Performing controlling, reporting and compliance tasks in line with defined processes and work instructions
  • Executing Period-End tasks for assigned areas, performing thorough controlling, providing reporting actuals for different manufacturing and commercial areas at the same time meeting quality targets
  • Executing any ad-hoc tasks delegated by senior controllers
  • Performing Internal Controls defined for the area in scope
  • Maintaining process documentation for assigned areas
  • Driving the resolution of queries from the business, building good relationship with stakeholders
  • Proactively assisting other Manufacturing Financial Controllers, A2R to identify any areas of improvement to help maximizing the efficiency and effectiveness of the processes, participating in the implementation of improvement initiatives


Our preferred candidate has the following personal and professional qualifications


  • Minimum 3+ years of overall relevant combined accounting and finance experience
  • Master’s degree in finance/Accounting
  • Strong GL accounting knowledge including IFRS knowledge
  • ACCA/CIMA is an advantage
  • Knowledge about production finance environment would be an asset
  • Experience with preparing controlling reports
  • Knowledge of SAP and MS Office
  • Audit experience is in advantage
  • English at B2/C1 (another European language is welcome)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Mature attitude towards challenges and problem solving - being able to work independently and able to determine information needed to resolve more complex issues, manage pressure effectively and cope well with setbacks
  • Taking ownership of assigned responsibilities, including self-learning/researching needed to execute the same
  • Being able to work to tight deadlines and with switching priorities
  • Proactive and creative in terms of improving ways of working
  • Team player


We offer

A unique chance to develop your career in a global, pharmaceutical company while working on complex processes in an amazing working environment. There are wide possibilities of career development options within Lundbeck organization, including professional training, talent programs as well as international assignments. We are focused on people in everything we do, thus if you are looking for an intimate working environment, meaningful work and inspiring purpose in your professional life – this is the place for you.

Please be informed that we will contact selected candidates who will meet our selection criteria.

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.
Millions of people worldwide live with brain diseases, and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement, and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.
Read more at www.lundbeck.com/global/about-us/progress-in-mind
Our approximately 5,800 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing, and sales. Our pipeline consists of several R&D programs, and our products are available in more than 100 countries. We have research centers in Denmark and the US, and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France, and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 17 billion in 2019 (EUR 2.3 billion; USD 2.6 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com, and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.