A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.
As General Ledger (GL) Accounting Specialist (Sr. Accountant) in Manila Shared Service Center, you handle and perform the GL operations task of the assigned entity on a daily basis including month end close (MEC) activities, to ensure realization of service objectives within set guidelines/policies. You manage your processes and tasks to provide internal customers with financial data/reports, manage accounting processes, post to the general ledger, handle payroll and benefits (whenever applicable to the entity), maintain master data and reconcile/maintain accounts. In addition, you are responsible for preparation of reports as required by the local finance and Group Accounting, performing financial analysis and (pre) audit tasks. You handle escalations, perform advanced processing for specific GL activities of a more complex/sensitive nature and provide support on user testing on ERP / GL related tasks In addition, you leverage your expertise to constantly seek out better ways of performing processes, to contribute to process excellence initiatives, to support operational performance reporting activities. Works and collaborate well with local entity finance in resolving issues pertaining to the process.
Who you are:
- Bachelors degree holder in finance, accounting or related field required
- Master’s Degree in Finance / Accounting or CPA accreditation preferred
- At least 5 - 8 years of experience in General Ledger Accounting Operations
- Profound accounting knowledge required (IFRS, GAAP, Tax)
- Experience within a Shared Services Center preferred
- Experience with SAP or other ERP system required
- Fluent English language skills required
- Willing to be based in Manila, Philippines (Local Hire)
What we offer: At our company, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfill your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life.
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