Finance Manager Vision Care – MEA Jobs in Dubai at Johnson & Johnson

Title: Finance Manager Vision Care – MEA

Company: Johnson & Johnson

Location: Dubai

Johnson & Johnson is recruiting for a Finance Manager Vision Care – MEA located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Caring for the world, one person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science – bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world.
Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer. And our culture is interconnected by the shared values of Our Credo. It’s a culture that celebrates diversity and diverse perspectives. It helps employees achieve an effective mix between work and home life and supports their efforts to have a positive impact on their communities.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide financial leadership and controllership for the full P&L of Vision Care MEA, a $30MM commercial organization spanning Middle East and Africa, 3 MRCs.
Serve as key business partner to the General Manager and the MEA leadership team helping to shape strategy and providing financial advice and support to enable decision making.
Close collaboration with Commercial and Deliver leadership in managing the distributors for the entire region.
Ensure close relations and robust support from the X-sector / X-tier finance partners.
Management of 1 Finance Analyst based in Dubai, and indirectly KSA accounting team based in Riyadh.
Finance reporting and budget planning:
Pro-active participation in monthly, quarterly and year end closing of 4 MRCs, ensure timely submission of accurate financial information to EMA region, partner & engage with associates from GS and FP&A, P&L variance analysis, reviewing and analysing all internal reports to ensure informed timely corrective recommendations and action plans.
Pro-active management of the P&L to ensure delivery on financial commitments through close monitoring of risks & opportunities.
Business planning and Forecasts: active participation in budget construction, close partnering with the cluster management team to analyse and understand their needs and challenges. In collaboration with the FP&A CoE updating and submission of Business Plan to EMA region.
Compliance: Ensure compliance with J&J Worldwide Procedures, SOX requirements and local tax/accounting standards. Improve and maintain Internal Controls documentation in conjunction with Regional Sox Manager.
Leading Projects, including the optimization of processes and activities with a focus on continuous improvement.
Business Partnering:
In-depth collaboration with the General Manager and the MEA Management Team to provide proactive & innovative solutions to understand their challenges and resolve Business concerns.
Partner with Commercial, Marketing and Deliver Team to build business cases and monitor product/customer contribution improvement.
Revenue tracking, pricing and return of investments analysis to facilitate profitability improvement.
Responds to ad-hoc analysis requests from cluster and regional management on a timely basis. Continuous improvement in methodology of working to enhance efficiency and effectiveness of the Team.
Active member of the MEA Management Team.
Compliance: Advocate organizational compliance to HCBI, HCC, Commercial/Competition law and regulations.
Exposure to the EMA Finance Management, the Regional Managing Director and the EMA Vision Care Board.
Management of the team based on Dubai (1 Sr. Analyst) as well as indirectly the finance team within the distributor in KSA.


Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Finance, or any other relevant field. Master degree in Finance or General Management.
7 years of business experience in controlling, auditing, finance or consulting.
Knowledge of US GAAP Accounting and Sarbanes Oxley requirements.
Strong business acumen, adept and comfortable supporting and challenging the business.
Proven ability to operate effectively at management level.
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills, positive and curious mindset.
Proven ability to operate effectively with very diverse cultures.
Strong time management skills and ability to work in autonomy,
Able to deal with complexity, with the right level of attention for details and without losing the bigger picture.
Fluent English.
Leadership Behaviors Required
LIVE OUR CREDO: Puts the needs of Our Credo stakeholders first, pursues the highest standards of quality, safety, compliance & ethics and Ensures everyday actions contribute to Our Purpose
CONNECT: Builds internal and external relationships based on respect, Collaborates openly across boundaries and acts as a team player.
SHAPE: Inspires and contributes ideas that challenge thinking, demonstrates resilience and agility to drive and adapt to change.
Grow: Develops self and others to reach their goals, engages in open & honest conversations and Drives performance by managing energy and taking ownership for outcomes.
For more than 130 years, diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) have been part of our cultural fabric at Johnson & Johnson and woven into how we do business every day. Our commitment to respect the dignity and diversity of all is embedded in our Credo.
We know that the success of our business depends on having the best talent in a workforce that reflects the diverse markets we serve around the world and an inclusive culture that values different perspectives and life experiences
That is why we, in the United Arab Emirates, are working to create an inclusive environment where diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences are valued and each and every one of our people feels that they belong and can reach their potential. No matter who they are.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Johnson & Johnson means “You Belong”!

Primary Location
United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Dubai-
Johnson & Johnson Middle East Inc (8605)
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