Understanding of accounting concepts and experience with accounting information systems (Oracle Financials experience preferred)
Demonstrated analytical abilities
Demonstrated understanding and knowledge of clinical research projects and their financial management including pricing, budgets, revenue recognition, and cost management, billing and invoicing and leveraging profitability.
Demonstrated ability to manage and motivate direct reports.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Outstanding negotiation and organizational skills.
Ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and prioritize workload with attention to detail.
Willingness to work in a matrix environment and to value the importance of teamwork.
Ability to role model behaviors and ethics in line with PAREXEL Mission, Vision and Values.
Client focused approach to work.
A flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new learning.
IT literate – experience with Microsoft based applications and general knowledge of PC functions.
Ability to travel as needed.
Educated to degree level in Finance, Accounting or Business.
MBA or equivalent preferred
Competent in written and oral English.
Minimum Work Experience