McKesson Senior Financial Analyst in Irving, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmaceutical - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the leader in pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain management, McKesson Pharmaceutical delivers vital branded and generic pharmaceuticals, as well as over-the-counter products, to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers.

We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals. Our entire team works to ensure patients receive their medications efficiently and begin the process of healing.

As the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, US Pharmaceutical is committed to driving total pharmacy health for customers and ensuring that customers receive the right drug at the right time, every time. This commitment is underpinned by McKesson’s focus on providing customers with the industry’s highest product availability, intelligent ordering capabilities and unmatched service accuracy.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need

We are looking for a strong, ambitious and self-motivated Senior Financial Analyst to work with our fast paced and dynamic RNA team. The senior analyst will be responsible for supporting large RNA customers and the team in the following aspects: accounting close, forecasting, post-close reporting & analytics, issue investigation (impact, root cause, potential resolution, etc) and other ad-hoc projects that support the rebate finance team and business partners within McKesson.

We are looking for someone with the ability to interpret financial data and communicate results in layman’s terms, someone who is willing to roll up their sleeves and dive into details, someone who possesses attention to detail and a team player who can adapt to a rapid changing environment.

Position Description

This role will be expected to perform the accounting, financial analysis and administration of Generic program customer rebates. The position will initiate continual process improvements to support increased demands for financial analytics driven by a greater complexity and customization in rebate offerings to customers, changes in the Generics business, and growth in Generics market share in the Pharmaceutical marketplace. In addition, as key financial liaison, this person will partner with Gx Program Management, Sales, FP&A and Technology teams in achieving excellent service to our internal and external customers related to Retail National Account (RNA) customers.

Minimum Requirements

5 years accounting, finance, finance analytics or similar experience

Critical Skills

  • 4 years of related professional experience with a medium to large size company

  • Ability to interpret financial data and communicate results clearly (written and verbal); translate numbers into stories

  • SAP or other large ERP experience

  • MS Access, SQL or other database experience

  • Intermediate to Advanced MS Excel (v-lookups, pivots, functions)

  • Self-motivated, organized and capable of handling multiple responsibilities and projects (1-2 large projects and 3 small to medium in scope at any one given time) to successful completion

  • Proven process improvement experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication

Additional Knowledge and Skills

  • Excellent organizational skills, teamwork and interpersonal skills

  • Experience working in a team environment

  • Process improvement exposure preferred

  • Adaptable to changing environment/technology


  • MBA preferred in finance or related field or equivalent experience


  • CPA or on track for CPA highly preferred

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

No agencies please.

Job: Finance and Accounting

Organization: McKesson Pharmaceutical

Title: Senior Financial Analyst

Location: Texas-Irving

Requisition ID: 18007604