Celgene Associate Manager Finance, Partner Managed Markets in Boudry, Switzerland


Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, ​quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.


The main objective of the Associate Manager is to support the Partner Markets Region, the Finance Director and the Partner Markets Account Director, in the Quarterly Latest Estimate submission process, Opex tracking, data and management reporting. This in close collaboration with the distributors’ finance/logistics department across the region.

Main responsibilities

Quarterly forecast, 3YOP and Long Range Planning

  • Communicate process, guidance, timelines and deliverables

  • Set up calls with stakeholders to review and align on the submission including assumptions and risk & opportunities

  • Collect submissions and enter data in Hyperion

  • Retrieve and analyze latest estimate

  • Prepare quarterly slide deck

Partner relationship

  • Liaise with partner’s finance/logistics team in regards to periodic reports (as per contract), order management

  • Support on ad-hoc analysis such as performance scheme, new product planning …

  • Perform periodic reconciliation on sales, inventory and opex

Budget/Opex tracking

  • Work closely with Shared Service Center (SSC) to ensure complete and accurate accounting/ensure that all relevant documents and information are sent in time to the SSC (invoices, approved expense reports, accrual calculations)

  • Ensure processes and bookings are compliant with internal guidance, SOPs and local legislations

  • Support the PM HQ P&L management

Management Reporting

Monthly and quarterly management report to be communicated internally including :

  • Sales actuals versus quarterly LE

  • Opex actuals versus quarterly LE

  • Full P&Ls

  • Support in preparing presentations for Sr. Management

Tender process management

  • Set up clear process with partners and team with the following objectives

  • Full year tender submission plan and forecast

  • Tenders conditions

  • Coordinate price approval & supply

  • Support team with any material, samples, documentation needed

Skills/Knowledge Required:

  • Eager to learn

  • Strong knowledge of local statutory reporting requirements and understanding of Turkish market.

  • Detail oriented with strong analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to identify existing or potential deficiencies in operating processes or procedures, recommend solutions, and proactively seek continuous economic and operating efficiencies.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact with all levels of management.

  • Proficiency with MS Office tools. Skilled in working with complex spreadsheets and databases.

  • Affinity with systems (Oracle/Hyperion/ERP).

  • Fluency in English. Turkish is a plus.

  • Can work independently and with limited supervision.

  • Strong identification with Celgene's values.


At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our vision as a company is to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions.

“At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients.”

There are more than 300 clinical trials at major medical centers using compounds from Celgene. Investigational compounds are being studied for patients with incurable hematological and solid tumor cancers, including multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), triple-negative breast cancer and pancreatic cancer. As committed as we are to clinical accomplishment, we are equally committed to patient support, which is a guiding principle at Celgene. We believe all who can benefit from our discoveries should have the opportunity to do so. Celgene puts patients first with industry-leading programs that provide information, support and access to our innovative therapies.

Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE LIVES OF PATIENTS WORLDWIDE