GL Manager

Alcon Polska

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  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • team manager
  • full office work, hybrid work
  • Immediate employment
  • More than one vacancy
    vacancies: 2
  • remote recruitment
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Alcon Polska

Marynarska 15



Your responsibilities

People Management:

Lead and manage the team and provide hands-on support for the teams to provide quality services to the business function to support effective decision-making

Set clear goals and schedule regular performance reviews, regular 1:1 discussion

Coordinate a robust operation rhythm for the month-end reporting

Provide and seek for regular updates to/from the team

Manage day-to-day activities

Daily Responsibilities:

Interact proactively with functional areas to ensure accurate accounting and financial reporting is accomplished within prescribed deadlines and in accordance with IFRS / Alcon Accounting Manual

Prepare/review accurate and robust monthly balance sheet account analyses and reconciliations, including analyses for balance sheet reviews

Prepare/review accurate journal entries in a timely manner

Ongoing process improvements made through the month to improve efficiency, effectiveness, and address business / operational changes.

Collaborate proactively with key stakeholders, including Finance colleagues, internal and external accounting authorities/auditors, and Regional/Global Financial Reporting and Accounting. Communication with these stakeholders is appropriate and timely when questions regarding accounting/reporting matters arise.

Ensure all processes comply with Alcon standards and policies (i.e. global processes, Alcon Accounting Manual, Alcon Financial Controls Manual, Management Authorization Levels, etc.).

Understand all impacts to the general ledger for assigned areas due to other intra- and inter-departmental transactions including activities from other functional departments.

Our requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting and/or Finance required. Masters or Advanced degree in Accounting and/or Finance preferred

  • CPA/Chartered Accountant preferred 3+ years’ experience

  • 5+ years of accounting experience – public and industry preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of IFRS (GAAP), accounting and financial reporting requirements. Strong analytical skills.

  • Proficient ERP knowledge (SAP)

  • Solid Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Experience working on process improvement projects and financial process engineering

  • Experience working within shared services teams preferred

  • English (professional written and spoken)

  • Very good analytical skills

  • Good communication skills

  • A good sense and ability to manage a small team

  • Ability to work in strict deadlines

  • Positive attitude with a focus on continuous process improvement


  • Any major European langue is welcome

What we offer

Be part of the Global FRA Organization

Opportunity to work in a high paced agile environment

Work with people who are passionate of delivering outcomes and a culture of simplification and ownership

Possibility to influence the design of the solution responding to business needs to enhance customer experience

Collaboration and frequent direct interactions with business stakeholders

Truly international environment and daily interactions with colleagues from all over the world

Attractive benefits package (private medical care, group insurance, lunch card, commute allowance, pension plan, Multisport/cultural card, free Alcon products for you and your significant other

Permanent employment contract, attractive base salary and annual bonus

Flexible hours and hybrid work model

Brand new office in Marynarska 15, Warsaw, with many facilities inside


  • private medical care

  • life insurance

  • remote work opportunities

  • flexible working time

  • fruits

  • corporate products and services at discounted prices

  • integration events

  • corporate sports team

  • doctor’s duty hours in the office

  • video games at work

  • coffee / tea

  • drinks

  • parking space for employees

  • leisure zone

  • charity initiatives

The role of the GL Manager reports to the Cluster Head R2R in the AGS Warsaw center. The role applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports. Responsible for accounting requirements for assigned areas to be completed timely and accurately. This role will also provide oversight to these activities, ensure Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) are met as well as provides highly effective and efficient end-to-end processes to Business Function. Schedule may vary and require shift work.

Alcon Polska

Alcon is the global leader in eye care, dedicated to helping people see brilliantly. With our 75-year heritage, we are the largest eye care device company in the world – with complementary businesses in Surgical and Vision Care. Being a truly global company, we work in over 70 countries and serve patients in more than 140 countries.

Alcon Global Services (AGS) is a dynamic team providing critical shared-services support to the Alcon organization worldwide – in areas like Finance, IT, HR, Quality, and more. Our objective in AGS is simple – ensuring the satisfaction of our internal clients and contributing to an outstanding experience for Alcon’s customers worldwide.

Globally, we share a bond - seeing better enhances our quality of life. This is your chance to make contributions to a leading company that you can be proud of every day and help make a positive impact that can benefit yourself, your loved ones, your community and our world!

Join Alcon and help the world See Brilliantly!

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