Manager Corporate Finance

Corporate FunctionsRemote, Bothell, United States


Position at Seagen

Seagen is a global, multi-product biotechnology company dedicated to developing and commercializing transformative cancer medicines. As the industry leader in antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) technology, we pioneered a new generation in the science of harnessing antibodies to deliver cell-killing agents directly to cancer cells. Seagen’s dedication to improving the lives of cancer patients goes beyond science, and we believe that every employee has a role in contributing to this mission. By working together with a shared dedication and diverse perspectives, we are able to reach our full potential and make a real difference in the world. Seagen is a fast-growing company and has an abundance of opportunities available for you to grow your career. Put your passion to work at Seagen and join us! 


The Manager, Corporate Finance position will be responsible for supporting Corporate G&A groups and Research from a financial and reporting perspective.  This position will also support budgeting and other planning activities performed by the Corporate Finance group and perform month end closing activities. 
Principal Responsibilities: 

  • Deliver on reporting and financial planning & analysis for G&A organization  
  • Support the monthly and quarterly reporting cycles and annual budget/financial planning activities 
  • Assist in financial analysis of financial and operational results versus plan delivering financial insights and decision support to G&A leadership teams 
  • Prepare accurate monthly, annual, and ad hoc financial reports with associated variance analysis 
  • Perform month end close activities related to necessary project accruals 
  • Ensuring the highest standards of financial control and compliance in-line with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act 

Business partner leadership:  

  • Engage with G&A functions, Research and Corporate Finance to provide decision support through strategic and tactical financial analyses  
  • Build partnership with G&A functional teams to drive financial planning and reporting for G&A organizations 
  • Meet regularly with the Corporate G&A and Research functions to understand their current and planned activities to support month end and forecast cycles 
  • Collaborate with peers in Accounting and Finance to perform ad-hoc analysis to explain variances versus budget and/or forecasts and prior periods 

Drive analysis for investment decision support: 

  • Support the review of investment business cases related to capex expenditures 
  • Collaborate with key functional teams (Facilities, Technical Operations, IT and Research) to review Seagen’s Capex planning and management process 

Required Qualifications: 

  • Minimum of 6 years of Finance/Accounting or comparable experience 
  • Minimum of 3 years in a business partner / client facing role 
  • Excellent ability to work independently  

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience in a pharmaceutical/biotechnology organization  
  • The ability to present data and effectively communicate complex information to non-Finance people; written and oral 
  • The ability to influence with strong interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Self-starter who deals well and thrives in ambiguity 
  • Strategic thinker who must be detail-oriented and have analytical problem-solving capabilities 
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills to support financial analysis and executive presentations 
  • The ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing business priorities while meeting tight deadlines 


  • Bachelor’s degree required. MBA is preferred 

As the leading employer in our industry in the Pacific Northwest, Seagen is proud to offer a competitive total compensation package as well as a comprehensive benefits program designed to support the whole lives of our employees and their families. Benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage, group and supplemental life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, relocation assistance and much more. To learn more about Seagen, please visit  

Seagen is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.  

To prevent the spread of COVID-19, and as an integral part of its public health and safety measures, Seagen requires that all newly-hired employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before commencing employment, subject to reasonable accommodation and other requirements of applicable federal, state, and local law.