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Manager/Sr. Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis

Terns Pharmaceuticals

This is a Contract position in Menlo, GA posted April 30, 2021.

Job Title

: Sr. Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis

Company: Terns Pharmaceuticals

Location: Foster City, CA

Company Description

Terns Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a publicly traded (TERN), clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing best-in-class single-agent and combination therapies to treat liver disease. Terns has assembled a broad pipeline of orally administered drug candidates for the treatment of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Headquartered in Foster City, CA, Terns combines extensive research and development experience in drug development and experimental combination therapy with a capital-efficient drug discovery and clinical development model to advance its growing pipeline of medicines.



We are seeking a Sr. Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis to aid in the monitoring, planning and analysis of the company’s financial reporting, budgeting, and key performance metrics. This Sr. Manager will collaborate with our Controller, and other internal groups to ensure the development of management reporting including budgets, forecasts, and actual reporting for the corporation as well as the functional areas. The Director, FP&A will provide guidance to the Controller and the Executive team in the assessment of achievement against financial metrics, as well as support in the analysis and evaluation of a variety of operational issues through the creation of detailed financial models.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Apply knowledge of key financial indicators/measures and builds financial models to evaluate alternative courses of action and to select optimal solutions.
    • Develop and maintain a ‘dashboard’ to report on key performance metrics on a regular basis.
    • Use financial and non-financial key performance indicators to link Terns’ strategy, resources, and processes to aid in key decision-making.
    • Creates management reporting framework and reviews and interpret financial statements and budget information. Develop comprehensive annual forecasts based on financial analysis.
    • Review and validate budgets and revenue plans for relevance, accuracy, and completeness.
    • Integrate operating and capital budgets with the strategic plan.
    • Organize analysis efforts into a systematic framework to be able to select and use appropriate analysis framework based on the situation.
  • Communicate information on business strategies and relationships that become the basis for analysis and development of performance measures.
    • Collaborate with other departments to create integrated financial plans. Ensure credibility of statistical information (financial and non-financial) used for budgeting and planning.
    • Monitors key performance indicators and apply those measurements to consult with management regarding resourcing decisions to aid in proactive management of the business plan.
    • Provide support to the CFO and CEO in investor relations and fundraising activities; may perform sensitivity analysis and create long-term forecasts based on investor scenarios and investment analysis.
  • Develop a thorough knowledge of Terns’ payer strategies and relationships, key business processes, distribution channels, suppliers, and industry competitors.
    • Work with the internal team to select the point of focus and metrics for market penetration and profitability analysis; he/she will consider the nature of reimbursement strategies, payers and marketing methods, regulatory hurdles, products, and production processes.
    • Develop business models and perform analysis on strategic partnerships, and shared-revenue projects.
    • Draw from trend, forecasting and business modeling skills to understand the impact of different scenarios and provide relevant financial information for decision-makers.


  • Undergraduate degree in business administration with emphasis in finance and accounting. MBA or CPA preferred, but not required.
  • Mandarin speaking is preferred, but not required, as we have a small subsidiary in Shanghai and Suzhou.
  • A minimum of 6+ years of experience in budgeting and analysis in a public company environment.
  • 3-5 years in biotech. Solid understanding of early-stage biotech is a must, experience in building expense models based on headcount, clinical operations, including patient treatment, and CMC operations. Experience with accrual process and managing accrual analysis.
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills. Self-starter and facilitation skills required. reinteraction with senior management.
  • Strong systems experience, experience with ERPs, NetSuite preferred.
  • Experience in a fast-paced start-up or high growth company a must. Must enjoy being hands-on and serving as an individual contributor, while serving as a peer-leader

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