Advisor FP&A – International Channel Markets

Advisor, Financial Planning and Analysis

At Cardinal Health, we aim to be a trusted partner, offering a broad range of innovative solutions that help our customers provide cost-efficient, more effective healthcare. Join our team of 50,000 humble partners striving each day to make healthcare more efficient, providers more effective, and patients as healthy as possible.

What Financial Planning & Analysis contributes to Cardinal Health:

Finance oversees the accounting, tax, financial plans and policies of the organization, establishes and maintains fiscal controls, prepares and interprets financial reports, oversees financial systems and safeguards the organization's assets.

Financial Planning & Analysis provides strategic partnership and objective guidance to business units. It leads cross functional efforts to enable forward looking, actionable insights with a focus on driving strategic value that influences key business decisions. We are currently looking for an Advisor, Financial Planning and Analysis for our International Channel markets based in Dublin, Ireland.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, or related field
  • 4+ years job related experience 
  • Proficiency in English and Spanish desirable 
  • Financial analytical skills: Excel skills required, Tableau beneficial 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools (DAX/Cube Functions/Power Pivot desirable) 
  • Advanced knowledge in SAP and experience /Power BI desired 
  • Team work, including cross-department team work 

​What is expected of you and others at this level:

  • International Markets position covering all Channel Partner Markets with a span of several countries supporting Pure Channel/ Hybrid Markets as well as Countries changing GTM and leading Channel Market HQ financial process. 
  • Owns Pricing for several distributors, standardizing processes and complying with corporate and audit pricing guidelines. 
  • Full FP&A scope, supporting consolidation of budgeting, forecasting, reporting and analysis. 
  • Support in the annual budget processes, consolidating and incorporating business initiatives, economic trends, and operational effectiveness. Aligns total budget to business strategies and gains alignment from business partners. 
  • Collaborates with multi-functional partners and different departments, both internally and externally. 
  • Identifies possible solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve. 
  • Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity. 
  • Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks. 
  • Prepares monthly total Channel Partners consolidation financial reporting including variance and financial statement analysis. 
  • Conducts analysis, synthesizes, and summarizes implications to business, influencing business partners using analytics and business understanding. 
  • Identifies and executes upon process improvement opportunities, ensuring strong controls are in place. 
  • Performs customer and product profitability analysis and makes investment and pricing decisions. Identifies opportunities to drive revenue growth, margin expansion and a more favorable mix (i.e., driving preferred products and services). 
  • Work with demand planners and operations on inventory planning, forecast accuracy, and intercompany transactions. 
  • Collaborates with internal and external partners across overall finance and accounting functions. 
  • Supports internal audit processes.  
  • Supports with P2P process in multiple countries. 
  • Support calculates monthly sales rebates/bonuses and route for approvals and payroll submission. 
  • Effectively liaises with accounting services provider and corporate accounting to ensure correct allocation of expenses. 
  • Identifies opportunities or areas of financial underperformance, conducts analysis, and makes recommendations. 
  • Drives efficiencies and streamline processes across overall finance functions.  
  • Support Pricing initiatives, standardizing processes, and complying with corporate and audit pricing guidelines. 

The Company

Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Cardinal Health (NYSE: CAH) is a health care services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of healthcare. As the business behind healthcare, Cardinal Health helps pharmacies, hospitals and ambulatory care sites focus on patient care while reducing costs, improving efficiency and quality, and increasing profitability. Cardinal Health is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain, providing pharmaceuticals and medical products to more than 100,000 locations each day and is also the industry-leading direct-to-home medical supplies distributor. The company is a leading manufacturer of medical and surgical products, including gloves, surgical apparel and fluid management products. Ranked #14 on the Fortune 500, Cardinal Health employs more than 40,000 people worldwide. More information about the company may be found at


Candidates who are back-to-work, people with disabilities, without a college degree, and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Cardinal Health supports an inclusive workplace that values diversity of thought, experience and background. We celebrate the power of our differences to create better solutions for our customers by ensuring employees can be their authentic selves each day. Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.