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Financial Analyst II - Planning and Controlling

B. Braun Medical Inc. Bethlehem, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Financial Analyst II - Planning and Controlling


Job ID: 2020-17059
Type: Regular Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Finance
B. Braun Medical Inc.


About B. Braun

B. Braun Medical Inc., a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, develops, manufactures, and markets innovative medical products and services to the healthcare industry. Other key product areas include nutrition, pharmacy admixture and compounding, ostomy and wound care, and dialysis. The company is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety. B. Braun Medical is headquartered in Bethlehem, Pa., and is part of the B. Braun Group of Companies in the U.S., which includes B. Braun Interventional Systems, Aesculap® and CAPS®.

Globally, the B. Braun Group of Companies employs more than 61,000 employees in 64 countries. Guided by its Sharing Expertise® philosophy, B. Braun continuously exchanges knowledge with customers, partners and clinicians to address the critical issues of improving care and lowering costs. To learn more about B. Braun Medical, visit


Position Summary:

The Financial Analyst II is responsible for reporting, analysis, evaluation and updating of the spending on capital investments. This includes spending on detailed projects, project structures, project timelines and project documents as required, as well as documenting and presenting the overall project portfolio. The position is furthermore responsible for calculating returns on investments such as net present values, internal rates of returns and simple paybacks. The position also is responsible for developing depreciation analyses and forecasts based on capital plans.

Responsibilities: Essential Duties

  • Report actual and forecast future capital spending as part of the month-end closing cycle in collaboration with all US production sites and operating departments.
  • Control and monitor all capital project costs. Analyze, compile, and report investment data for project review meetings.
  • Analyze, report and monitor all spending associated with key projects using the SAP module PS (Project System)
  • Support the financial study and calculation of financial returns of the new projects
  • Support the launch of new products through financial data analysis
  • Conduct post-realization audits with regards to expected returns on investment
  • Communicate project spending and forecasts to executive team
  • Administrate current workflow system for approvals of capital spending and assist in future improvement or replacement of such system.
  • Analyze current business processes and improve information flow in SAP
  • Forecast depreciation expense based on current fixed assets, assets under construction and new project spend
  • Assist with special analyses as they relate to capital spending within the limitations of global investment budgets.
  • Assist with audits of internal processes as needed.

Expertise: Knowledge & Skills:

  • Financial and managerial accounting
  • SAP (FI/CO & PS modules)
  • Project Management Skills
  • Excellent MS Excel and SAP knowledge, cost accounting experience, financial accounting principles, project management
  • Computer skills to include MS Applications like, Excel with advanced formulas, Access database knowledge and Power Point Presentations.
  • Strong analytical skills, excellent verbal and written communication, very good presentation style, multiple tasking, planning and organizing, good judgment, experience in working in an international environment.


  • 3-5 years of work experience in financial or managerial accounting of a manufacturing company with focus on capital investments
  • Experience with standard return of investment calculations
  • 2-3 years SAP experience in FI and CO modules
  • Expert computer skills (MS Excel, Access, PowerPoint)
  • Business travel within the Lehigh Valley requires a driver’s license and air travel within the United States is required quarterly.
  • International travel is required as needed.


Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • SAP Training
  • 2-3 years accounting experience
  • Extensive computer skills (MS Excel, Access)
  • Domestic and international travel may be required.


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While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

B. Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at

Through its “Sharing Expertise®” initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.


B. Braun Medical Inc.


Bethlehem, PA
18018 USA