Catalent Pharma Solutions Finance & Accounting Analyst in Woodstock, Illinois

Job Description

Position Summary

Catalent is looking to recruit a Finance & Accounting Analyst to be an integral member of the Finance team which directly supports the New Product Development (R&D) organization along with Fixed Asset accounting for the Woodstock, IL facility.

The Finance & Accounting Analyst will be instrumental in financial planning & budgeting, forecasting, accounting, project cost analysis, customer billing, internal control, SOX compliance, internal audit support, preparing management presentation materials, and other ad-hoc analysis/support.

In concert with Catalent’s Patient First philosophy, this position is key in our efforts toward continuous improvement of our processes & information which will allow quality drug products to reach patients safely and efficiently.

The Role

  • Prepare monthly financial forecast and management presentation material for the R&D organization; Oversee R&D departmental cost budget and prepare Annual Budget for R&D

  • Review customer contracts to determine appropriate Revenue Recognition treatment of projects

  • Prepare capital authorization requests (C.A.R.’s) and detailed justification analysis for operational projects

  • Conduct Fixed Asset physical inventory per policy and forecast depreciation expense

  • Ensure construction in progress account (CIP) is correct and test assets for impairment

  • Assist corporate finance in the development, adaptation, or revision of accounting systems to meet the needs of the site

  • Prepare accurate customer invoices for R&D projects and monthly close journal entries & balance sheet reconciliations

The Candidate

  • Minimum of a BS/BA in Finance or Accounting

  • CPA or MBA is a plus

  • 3-7 years related experience in a manufacturing or R&D operation; project accounting experience strongly preferred

  • Experience performing cost tracking and forecasting

  • Sound knowledge of US GAAP and Revenue Recognition rules

  • JDE, Hyperion, and Business Objects experience a plus

Catalent’s standard leadership competencies that are used to interview and for Performance & Development

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect

  • Delivers Results

  • Demonstrates Business Acumen

  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

  • Champions Change

  • Engages and Inspires

  • Coaches and Develops

Position Benefits

  • Potential for career growth within an expanding Finance team

  • Defined career path and annual performance review & feedback process

  • Cross functional exposure to other areas of Operations and Quality

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401K are all offered from day one of employment

  • 19 days of paid time off annually + 7 paid holidays

About Catalent

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

Catalent. More products. Better treatments. Reliably supplied. ™Visit www.catalent.com/careers to explore career opportunities.

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

Catalent = Catalyst + Talent

Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to develop, manufacture, and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Join us!

Grow with us. Be challenged. Make a personal impact.

Catalent is the perfect place to grow your career if…

  • You enjoy the fast pace of a start-up, but want the opportunities and stability of a growing, publicly traded company (Listed on NYSE: CTLT).

  • You want meaningful work. From cough treatments to cancer-fighting drugs, biologics, and vitamins, we help develop, launch, and supply over 200 new products each year – more than any branded drug maker in the world!

  • You want to plant your career in a growing company. Over the last five years, Catalent has re-invested more than $2 billion back into the company and its people.

  • You are excited about learning, collaborating, and growing alongside a global diverse team. Our team of more than 11,000 comes to work every day ready to overcome new challenges with teamwork, advanced technologies, and a passion to deliver by putting patients first.

  • You want to make a global impact! From North America to Europe, Asia to Latin America, we have innovative science and manufacturing teams who are looking for YOU!

  • See how our teams are making a difference, while growing their careers and fulfilling our mission by putting patients first every day here

Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to Jobs@catalent.com. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.