A/P Accountants (junior to senior roles)

Alcon Laboratories, Inc. - Bern Area, Switzerland

Posted 892 days ago
  • Experience
    Not Applicable
  • Job function
    Accounting/Auditing
  • Employment type
    Full-time
  • Industry
    Pharmaceuticals
  • Job ID
    2842614

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Job description

As the global leader in eye care, Alcon’s mission is to provide innovative products that enhance quality of life by helping people see better. This mission means that Alcon’s more than 22,000 associates strive to make significant contributions to preserve, restore and enhance vision. Through the merger that unites the strengths of Alcon, CIBA VISION and Novartis, the new Alcon becomes the second largest division of Novartis. With these collective resources and scale, we offer the widest spectrum of eye care products in surgical, pharmaceutical and vision care across 180 markets and operations in 75 countries.

For our Finance department based in Switzerland we are looking for:

A/P Accountants (junior to senior roles)

Purpose of the Job

Manage the intercompany invoice processing in the applicable accounting systems and the resolution of all open issues which may arise. This position also participates in the month end closing and financial reporting activities and is in charge of the preparation of assigned periodical accounts reconciliations.
Positions exist at every level from junior A/P accountant to senior roles.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

• Validate and process invoices for payment
• Identify and resolve discrepancies
• Reconcile intercompany month end statements received from Group Companies worldwide
• Prepares adjustment postings and reconciliations
• Liaises with the Group Companies regarding queries and payments delays

Desired Skills and Experience


• Requires SAP FI experience and knowledge of IFRS
• Requires and education background in accounting or economics
• Requires strong analytical skills and attention to details
• Prefer a degree in accounting and experience working in a shared service center
• Prefer 1 or more years of practical experience in Accounts Payable or a related field
• Requires proficiency in English plus proficiency in either French, German, Italian, Spanish or Dutch.

About this company

Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
If you are interested and would like to become a member of our innovative and developing company, please apply on Alcon Careers and include your CV in English.

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