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Financial Analyst (TEMPORARY)

Location San Rafael, California
BioMarin is the world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases. We target diseases that lack effective therapies and affect relatively small numbers of patients, many of whom are children. These conditions are often inherited, difficult to diagnose, progressively debilitating and have few, if any, treatment options. BioMarin will continue to focus on advancing therapies that are the first or best of their kind.

By providing a foundation for all operations company wide, BioMarin’s General and Administrative teams support our mission of providing first and best in class therapeutics to patients who live with rare diseases. Our teams include groups such as finance, legal, human resources, corporate compliance and ethics, and information technology. Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.


The Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) team is responsible for the coordination, consolidation and reporting and analysis of the company’s budget, forecasts and long-range plan.  

In this fast-paced and high-exposure role, you will interact with senior leaders and global finance teams to meet our deliverables.   

The specific roles and responsibilities for this position include the following:

  • Assist in monthly forecasting variance and other ad hoc analyses
  • Assist in preparation of key reports and financial packages for the team and senior management
  • Develop and maintain templates/models for budget, forecasts and long-range plan
  • Assist with the loading of budget, forecast and long-range plan submissions
  • Help WWRD Finance with ongoing process improvement and automation projects


• Minimum of 5 years of related accounting experience in a complex accounting environment.
• Oracle GL experience is strongly preferred.

  • Expert proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with Hyperion Planning is preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills to meet tight deadlines
  • Enjoys a challenging, fast-paced environment
  • Effective in team environment as well as working individually
  • Results driven; adaptable, flexible and creative in developing new improvement ideas and solutions
  • A thorough understanding of principles of accounting/finance is essential
  • Strong financial reporting skills are required
  • At least 2 years FP&A experience preferred 


Degree in Finance or Accounting 

We are an equal opportunity 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 other characteristic protected by law.

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We treat rare diseases, and that gives us rare opportunities. Chris Brodeur, Director, Corporate Compliance
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