Junior Accountant

Posted 27 May 2022
Job type Limited

Job description

For our client, an international pharmaceutical company specialized in rare diseases, we are looking for a motivated team member who likes to start the career as

Junior Accountant


Temporary assignment

Start: ASAP

Duration: 12 months

Workload: 100%

Home office: discussable

Reporting line: Finance Manager

Perform support of administrative and regular accounting functions related to month and quarter-end close, as well as for preparation of financial statements and supporting schedules.

Main tasks:
General Accounting

  • Support of general accounting activities, including ledger accounts and financial statements
  • Support of analyzation and reporting accounting transactions and ensure integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with accepted accounting policies and principles
  • Conduct or assist in the documentation of accounting projects

Accounts Payable

  • Support to validate and prepare vendor purchase orders in adherence with Company authorization limits
  • Verify vendor invoices for goods and services on a timely basis, and respond to vendor queries
  • Maintain, analyze and reconcile accounts payable ledger accounts, financial statements, and reports

Account Receivable and Collections

  • Produce reports of accounts that are in arrears and analyses of bad debt
  • Collect terms of payment on overdue account with corporate and individual clients

Must haves:

  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent work experience
  • First Work experience in Finance or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with Concur, SAP, Hyperion and Microsoft PowerPoint is an advantage

Personal skillset

  • Interest to demonstrate ability to deliver quality results within a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Accurate with an attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills

Nadja Lusch is looking forward to get your CV via PDF format.