For our client Johnson & Johnson in Beerse, we are looking for a new colleague (consultant under clerical contract or freelance) until the end of 2024 to take on the role of Clinical Forecasting Specialist.
- Do you have at least three years of work experience, of which two (2) years in a research and development environment (pharmaceutical, biotech, CRO, other industries accepted) is required?
- Do you have a good affinity with financial analysis, forecasting and planning linked to supply chain activities?
In this role, you act as an integrator and translate functional requirements into out-of-pocket (OOP) forecasts for clinical development activities. To do so, you will proactively work on scenario planning for study costs, manage all aspects of OOP updates, including those for the business plan, long-term financial plan and Medical Affairs Operations (MAO) billing cycles, and ensure accuracy and compliance with monthly and quarterly forecast and close cycles.
In addition, you will support the programme coordinators, the programme management team (PMT) and clinical functions through, for example, functional and detailed forecasting of deliverable work, drivers, name allocations, algorithm review, reason codes, manual resource updates and associated reporting. MAO functions-specific process activities and interactions with other partners, such as commercial, are applicable where required.
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