Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an international biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients’ lives by identifying, developing and commercializing meaningful products that address unmet medical needs. We are continuing to expand our commercial product portfolio and our research and development pipeline in therapeutic areas that can leverage our unique expertise.
Our therapeutic areas of focus include sleep and hematology/oncology – areas in which we have a deep understanding of the patient journey and a suite of products and product candidates to address critical needs.
We are looking for the best and brightest talent to join our team. If you’re looking to be a part of a company with an unwavering commitment to improving patients’ lives and being a great place to work, we hope you’ll explore our career openings and get to know Jazz Pharmaceuticals.
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The Long-Term Forecasting Director is accountable for the global long-term forecasting function at Jazz. This individual will oversee the development of long-term forecasts, partner across functions (e.g. commercial, new product planning, operations, leadership teams) to ensure input and assumptions are captured and documented in forecasts, drive alignment on financial projections, and secure approval from leadership. This position will build a team, develop and lead analysts who will build long-term models, flag and assess root causes of variance between actual and projected performance, and drive alignment on implications of variance. The long-term forecasting lead will be responsible for operationalizing Jazz’s long-term forecasting governance and process, and running forecasting councils to ensure that financial models are reviewed, updated with current assumptions, and reflective of input from multiple teams at regular intervals. This individual will partner with Short-Term Forecasting Heads and Business Development Model Heads to manage hand offs, set standards and drive implementation of forecasting best practices, methodologies, and tools/templates to ensure quality outputs. This individual will also be the steward for compliance to external standards.
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Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.