Regional Finance Development Program

Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
Jun 03, 2024
Jun 17, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia, Corporate
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The Position

Position - Regional Finance Development Program

Our Mission

Roche is a global pioneer & leader in Personalized Healthcare. We provide breakthrough differentiated medicines and diagnostic tests using expertise in Science, Technology and Data so that people can live better lives. We believe it's urgent to deliver medical solutions right now - even as we develop innovations for the future. We commit ourselves to scientific rigor, unassailable ethics, and access to medical innovations for all. The rapid digitalization of healthcare fuels an accelerated transformation in our industry. This change requires leaders who are entrepreneurial, who foster innovation & inspire teams to take risks, learn and progress quickly.

Your Opportunity

Regional Finance Development Program (RFDP) identifies top early-in-career talent and accelerates their development across APAC countries and different parts of the business, enabling them to be key contributors to our company's ambition and purpose, "Doing now what patients need next".

Recognizing the central importance of experiential learning and development, Regional Finance Development Program provides a platform to strengthen a broad regional network and to gain experience and skills in different areas that will be vital for a career in Finance. We want you to reach your full potential by stretching assignments and doing rotations in different exciting roles. You will be part of transforming Finance and making it ready for the future.

What we offer you

The opportunity to build skills and capabilities in a variety of functions in APAC, roles, projects and locations during a 2 to 2.5 years time period. From Affiliate to Roche Services & Solutions (RSS), from Pharmaceuticals to Diagnostics. Post the program, you are fully empowered to assess opportunities and decide on your further career with Roche. Mobility support is provided wherever that's needed. Inspiring peers and thought leaders, and broad personal support by your Program Manager, a Rotation Manager, and a Senior Leader Mentor. Lifelong learning is part of our strategy; you will receive on-the-job training, formal leadership & self-directed learning, and will learn through targeted mentoring & coaching, and other networking resources.

Your Profile

You bring a diverse perspective and you are ready to collaborate for impact. You are intrigued to work at the confluence of Finance, Science and Technology. You thrive in a collaborative work environment that enables teams to achieve beyond the sum of their parts. You understand that everyone leads, irrespective of hierarchy. As a fast learner, you proactively drive outcomes and integrate well into different cultures, teams, and business settings. As a member of the Roche Finance community, you will embrace entrepreneurial spirit, enterprise thinking, inclusive collaboration, and continuous learning. You are keen to build capabilities as a Finance professional to generate business outcomes.

To be a successful candidate, you fulfill all of the following requirements:
  • Excellent academic profile: Bachelor in Business Administration, Finance, accounting, or any other related degree which has a Finance major or specialty, CA/CFA/MBA/CIMA preferred
  • Between 1-3 years of working experience with a focus on Finance, Healthcare Industry, consumer goods, Tech, or Consulting with exposure to projects related to innovation in digital or advanced analytics technologies
  • Fluent English proficiency is a requirement; proficiency in other languages is nice to have
  • Have a global mindset and think beyond boundaries with a high degree of regional/global mobility during and after the program (in this position you will start in the country you are currently located, and then will have the opportunity to rotate within the country or/and APAC region during the program)
  • Have structured problem-solving and strategic analytical and agility skills
  • Simplifying complex information into clear, synthesized insights as the basis for decision-making at all levels of the organization
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills which enable collaboration in local and global networks
  • Be passionate about driving the adoption of new technologies, including AI, machine learning, and RPA to provide financial transparency, drive productivity, and derive insights
  • Be comfortable collaborating in self-managed, cross-functional teams
  • Be a team player and your personal qualities match our values of integrity, passion, and courage
  • Show strong leadership potential and have the ambition to take on a leadership position in finance in the near future
  • Have an entrepreneurial spirit and foster a culture of business innovation


This position will be based out of Roche Diagnostics Mumbai Office

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Have we fueled your interest?

Please send us your complete application including your CV and Cover Letter with the answers to the following questions:
  • Why do you want to participate in the Regional Finance Development Program at Roche?
  • How would you contribute to the Finance community at Roche?

Hiring Process & Timelines
  • We will accept your application until 28/04/2024 and the expected onboarding time during Aug 2024 ~ Sep 2024.
  • Once we have reviewed your application we will invite you to a video assessment. (you can answer our questions at a time and place convenient to you, and of course, you'll have time to practice).
  • If you succeed in moving forward, you are going to be invited to a virtual panel interview where you'll meet some finance professionals and leaders at Roche.
  • The finalists will be invited to participate in a virtual Assessment Center.
  • We're looking forward to having you onboard and starting the program in September 2024 or as per agreement.

Who we are

At Roche, more than 100,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we've become one of the world's leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

For more than 60 years, Roche has been committed to making a difference to the lives of people in India. Roche Diagnostics India is the market leader in In-Vitro-Diagnostics, providing diagnostic testing for early detection, evaluation and monitoring of disease. On the product side, the organisation provides a wide range of diagnostic products for customers around distinct disease areas namely diabetes, virology, blood screening, women's health, microbiology, oncology and genomics.

Roche is an Equal Opportunity Employer.