Within Australia/New Zealand, to be a strong business partner, working with the MD and BUDs to proactively ensure the strategy can be enabled and implemented through strong financial management.
To provide an accurate picture of the financial situation for the current and future periods and advises operational management on relevant remediation actions and ways for improvement, in collaboration with Global/Regional Controlling & FO team.
To enable the short and long term commercial growth of Merck Biopharma through establishing and maintaining overall Financial insights, strategies, and provide enabling competencies to the overall business.
As a member of the Country Leadership Team (CLT) work with all CLT members as required by the relevant projects and in line with the behavioral collaborative expectations of “one Merck leadership team”.
To work in partnership with the Managing Director, Business Unit Directors and in alignment with global GBF to introduce and maintain a successful strategic planning process across brand planning and financial planning.
To be the conduit for Financial Excellence with the region and global teams, ensuring the Merck region/global partners understand and support the local strategy and plans, and likewise the ANZ affiliate understands and incorporates regional/global financial needs.