Pfizer Finance Director PGS Melb in Mulgrave, Australia


PGS Finance


Melbourne, Australia


The Melbourne SI Finance Director will oversee all aspects of financial management and site finance activities for the Melbourne site. The colleague will be the primary business partner for the site operations director and the local management team for the legal entity.

This position is responsible for delivering timely financial reporting and analysis, processes, and systems to the business as well as maintaining a proper financial internal control environment at all sites. The Director will oversee site finance teams in Melbourne and the legal entity of HAPL. The Director will be responsible for directing and leading the Site finance team.


  • Monitor and ensure the integrity and accuracy of financial results of Melbourne.

  • Partner with PGS GFS in successfully performing month-end close activities.

  • Support and develop the PC1 relationship at Melbourne.

  • Oversee R&D activities as the Head of HAPL.

  • Maintain a proper internal control environment.

  • Ensure compliance and consistency to processes and procedures to ensure business continuity.

  • Key member of the OpU, contributing to decision making and strategic-planning.

  • Preparation of budgets and LRP in accordance with format and timelines.

  • Ensure that sites are audit ready at all times for either internal or external review.

  • Establish and promote a culture of continuous improvement.

  • Oversee all capital investments for the Melbourne site, including completion of site master expansion plans.

  • Development of Melbourne staff - clear communication of objectives and follow-up on attainment of these objectives. Develop clear succession plans for key positions.

  • Provide financial support to all site related business development opportunities

  • Provide financial analysis and evaluations for all Plant Network Strategy analysis and product transfers

  • As required, partner with external agencies to ensure financial support and relationships

  • Play a lead role in all ad Hoc strategic projects

  • Work directly with the Pfizer Sydney Australia to ensure financial compliance


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant Business. MBA or graduate degree preferred

  • Qualified Accountant preferred (CPA, CA, CMA, equivalent)

  • 10+ years of finance experience - regulated manufacturing finance experience preferred

  • Travel may be required to attend key budget/strategic meetings


  • Operational finance support to Australia sites. PGS LT, GFS, Procurement.

  • Understanding the HAPL relationship with the joint venture plant (ZHOPL) located in Ahmedabad, India.

  • Oversee R&D and PC1 activities as the Head of the Legal Entity.

  • PGS LT, GFS, Procurement

If interested then apply now.

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