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Senior General Ledger Accountant with English (6-months assignment in UK)


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  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • senior specialist (Senior)
  • home office work, hybrid work
  • Immediate employment
  • remote recruitment
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Your responsibilities

  • This is an independent role in Local Finance Team in England (Stockport, Cheshire) with the ownership of the accuracy and correctness of the books for one of Oerlikon’s legal entity

  • Supervision of complete accounting and reporting processes for the legal entity

  • Perform accounting operations (Accounts Payables, General Accounting, Fixed Assets, Inventory, Intercompany, etc.) with high quality and efficiency (daily and Month End Close activities)

  • Ensuring accounting rules are properly applied for both management and financial accounts in compliance with corporate standards and secures integrity of financial systems and the financial operating model, in accordance with financial procedures, external audit requirements and best accounting practice

  • Responsibility for monthly Corporate Reporting Package (incl. Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Statement, FA table, Aging, etc.)

  • Providing management information to LE management and business areas, participating in business review meetings

  • Understanding and ensuring compliance with all relevant internal and external regulations and procedures that apply to the conduct of the business for which responsibility is assigned

  • Ensuring accuracy and data integrity in the end-to-end financial reporting process by ensuring compliance with the Internal Control System requirements

  • Responding to queries from Operating Company, support Legal Entities and HQ on ad-hoc tasks

Our requirements

  • University degree in Finance and Accounting/Accounting Certificates

  • Good knowledge of IFRS

  • Qualified accountant, ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent (would be an asset)

  • At least 3 years’ of relevant work experience in a similar role in finance and accounting area

  • Excellent understanding of Accounting principles and financial analysis

  • Knowledge of SAP or Syspro (would be an asset)

  • Written and spoken English (business proficiency level)

  • Good knowledge in Microsoft Office, esp. Excel

  • Attention to detail and great organization skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Solution-oriented with strong analytical skills

  • Confident dealing with a variety of stakeholders at each seniority level

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

  • Self-motivated enthusiastic and proven rapid learning capability

  • Experience in setting up and implementing process improvements, standardization, system and tool implementation (would be an asset)

What we offer

  • 6 months contract in UK, with possibility to continue employment in Oerlikon Business Services Europe Team in Warsaw, Poland

    • Benefits

    • private medical care

    • life insurance

    • remote work opportunities

    • flexible working time

    • fruits

    • integration events

    • no dress code

    • coffee / tea

    • meal passes

    • employee referral program

    • charity initiatives

    • work-life balance

    • holiday allowance

    • sports card

    • eTutor

    This is a challenging and independent role ideal for ambitious candidate who would like to join dynamic and international environment. Our employees are responsible not only for operations but there is also a lot of opportunities to develop your skills participating in different projects, e.g. Standardization, Automatization, Improvements, etc.

    If you are ready to join a fast-growing SSC and would like have the opportunity to leave your mark, this job offer is for you!

    If this sounds like a place you would like to be, please send us your CV via APPLY NOW button.


    Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy to become a global powerhouse in surface solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. Backed by the key ability to intelligently engineer and process surface solutions and advanced materials, the Group is committed to invest in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable, more efficient and environmentally sustainable products.

    A Swiss company with around 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon operates its business in two Segments – Surface Solutions and Manmade Fibers – following the divestment of the Drive Systems Segment. It has a global footprint of more than 10 500 employees at 175 locations in 37 countries and generated sales of CHF 2.6 billion in 2018.

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