Nearly 37 million Americans are currently affected by Chronic Kidney Disease. 37 million.
At Akebia we take that number very seriously and every day we come to work, with the purpose of bettering the lives of each person impacted by kidney disease and the renal community that serves them.
Our tenacious, passionate employees challenge the status quo and work to develop unique therapeutics that have the potential to set new standards of care for people living with kidney disease.
This is life-changing work, and we are all in, are you?
Reporting to the Assoc. Director, Development Finance, the Sr. Financial Analyst, Development Finance will be a key business partner to the Development R&D functions and will have high visibility to leadership. The role will focus on forecasting, modeling, and financial close activities. This position will serve as a primary Finance contact support resource for all R&D activities as well as conduit to Finance leadership. This role will also have accountability to provide the Accounting team with analytical review and reporting in support of key accruals related to on-going Clinical Development activities. The role will also have a broad impact and accountability across the organization by supporting the development of the annual budget, financial forecasting, decision support and participation in enterprise-wide projects and initiatives, as required.
This role encompasses a full range of corporate planning activities in the R&D area. This person will business partner with R&D functions to develop, execute, and measure a plan that is aligned with Akebia's business strategy. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
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An Akebian is curious, empathetic, and values making connections to people and ideas. Akebian's aren't afraid of diving in and owning a process or a problem, because we all want to deliver a great solution. Akebian's believe that we are better together because we are all working toward a common purpose - to better the life of each person impacted by kidney disease. Want to learn more about what it means to be an Akebian? Visit our website:
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