Financial Reporting Manager (Ascendis Pharma)
Ascendis Pharma in Hellerup is looking to hire a Financial Reporting Manager to join our Global Finance team, with direct reference to our Senior Director, Group Accounting and Reporting.
This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing, innovative public listed company.
Do you want to be part of building a fully integrated biopharmaceutical company together with a team of highly skilled colleagues who are passionate about developing best-in-class therapeutics that address significant unmet medical needs?
Then Ascendis Pharma is committed to support your personal development on our journey towards becoming a leading biopharmaceutical company.
As Financial Reporting Manager, you will leverage your set of skills from finance, and your ability to jump into new and challenging technical assignments. On this basis, you will let Ascendis Pharma be your playing field for developing your unique skills, strong mindset, and ability to grow.
You soon find yourself navigating the changing environment in our business, taking full advantage of the highly skilled people in our organization, and getting the grasp of how this can play to your advantage in setting the standards high for our ambitions in our group reporting team.
To succeed here, you will have worked with finance at group level, either directly or from audit/consultant side. We work to develop, implement, and maintain, meaningful, high quality processes to prepare for a fully scalable finance function, and your background means less than your mindset.
With excellent relationship building skills, you will take the initiative in understanding the business and the changing reporting requirements parallel to the changes in our business. Equally, developing strong internal relationships within our group reporting team and the business.
An excellent financial talent
You will be part of a global growth-oriented biopharmaceutical company and in your position, you will be part of building a top-class group function setup.
You will be working with excellent group reporting colleagues always bridging their strong theoretical background when finding practical and sound solutions.
We always favor quality in processes, manage complexity and with a solution-oriented mindset, we prioritize efficient and meaningful reporting process.
Specifically, you will:
Take part in preparing annual and period reports in Group Accounting and Reporting
Participate in developing, implementing, and maintaining group controlling procedures
Prepare and/or review group consolidation (Cognos)
Monitor IFRS and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting development
Participate in developing and implementing accounting policies on new business areas, and on IFRS standards and reporting development in a broader context
Prepare group accounting documentation (white papers) on accounting and reporting related topics
Review new business contracts and evaluate financial implications
Always bring forward your skill set to ensure practical solutions
Participate in special projects and/or ad hoc requests as they arise
Is this you?
We are looking to find that highly skilled financial talent, who can leverage experience and mindset when growing to become an integral and important part of our group reporting function.
In you, we hope to find:
Ease in connecting with people
Efficient problem-solving skills looking to find practical answers to complex issues
As an individual contributor you work hands-on in everything you do, as our entire team always work to find solutions by working closely together
Ability to leverage prior experience to identify issues, actively engage in solution management, and interface with a variety of highly skilled colleagues
Ability and motivation to tell the complex story in an easy and understandable way
Highly accountable with a collaborative and proactive working style
Agility and adaptation to changes in a rapidly growing company,
Ability to navigate in cross functional tasks within Finance and reach into other departments
Ambition to learn, evolve and contribute
Contact us today
Contact Jacob Karlshøj Døring from the finance recruitment agency Rosted & Partners at +45 5222 1962 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further insights into the position and Ascendis Pharma as your potential future employer.
Who we are at Ascendis Pharma
Headquartered in Copenhagen we are advancing a successful pipeline of best in class pharmaceutical therapeutics building on our TransCon technology. Founded in 2007, Ascendis Pharma has experienced significant growth since our successful IPO on NASDAQ US in 2015 and we are today more than 500 people across our locations in Denmark, Germany and US.
We continue hiring people who are excellent within their field and passionate about making a positive impact on the journey towards achieving our vision and shared goals. As colleagues we expect from each other that we think and act holistically, that we are ambitious and dare to go for stretch goals, and that we are committed to helping people develop.