For our client, one of the leading Healthcare & Life Sciences companies based in Zug, Swisslinx is seeking a highly motivated individual to take on a challenging position as an Accountant.
Job Title: Accountant Duration: 6 month contract (possibility for extension)
Your mission: - Work collaboratively with global and local finance & accounting teams, as well as third party provider of accounting operation - services to provide operational support to business partners throughout the organization - Professional interaction with and timely responses to all partner, vendor and employee inquiries - Maintaining complete and organized repository of records according to company practices or policies - Maintain a tracker to generate monthly external agreement accruals - Assessing contracts to determine relevant information to inform accruals - Providing Finance Approval for invoices, ensuring coding and approval routing direction is correct and complete - Support monthly budget vs actual reporting and variance analysis - Develop Excel data views of actual results and open commitments to enhance reporting by function - Assist in review of monthly balance sheet reconciliations - Serve as backup for Accounts Payable & Vendor maintenance
Your background: - Bachelor's degree or greater in accounting, finance or business - Business fluency in English - additional language capabilities would be a plus - 3+ years general accounting/finance experience - Strong command of Excel formulas and functions - Easily adopts new system tools and processes - Keen attention to detail; strong prioritization, communication & organization skills; solid team player - Self-starter with excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. By applying for this position, I consent to the Swisslinx Group of companies: - storing my personal information (including name, contact details, Identification and CV information etc.) on their internal or external servers for the purpose of informing me of potential employment opportunities - using my personal information or - supplying it to third parties upon express consent for the purpose of informing me of potential job opportunities - transferring where applicable my personal information to a country outside the EEA/EFTA