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Senior Financial Accountant / Analyst

Basel, Switzerland

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805706620W

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd., a Janssen Pharmaceutical Company of Johnson & Johnson, is recruiting for a Senior Financial Accountant / Analyst  in Allschwil, Switzerland

As part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to create a world without disease.  Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease inspires us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.   

Actelion is a leader in the field of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). Our portfolio of PAH treatments covers the spectrum of disease, from WHO Functional Class (FC) II through to FC IV, with oral, inhaled and intravenous medications.

Job Responsibilities
  • Play an active role within the deployment of a new ERP and related processes
  • Manage holding and principal company financials, including special transactions
  • Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close processes for entities in scope
  • Perform analytical account reviews - Maintain and review role, user setup and trial balance proof before QTBS submission in Blackline
  • Perform BS-75 collection and reporting process
  • Complete and support legal reporting with CTC
  • Maintain FX revaluation rates for automated runs
  • Coordinate walkthroughs and data collection for internal and external audits
  • Update internal processes documentation
  • Review and streamline internal processes (continuous improvements)
  • Perform annual review and analysis of approval thresholds, document type analysis and critical accounts assessment
  • Coordinate record retention within Finance
  • Partner with R&D organization for actual and forecast cycles and ensure alignment 
  • Establish strong collaboration and alignment with all relevant stakeholders COEs 

Candidate Requirements 

  • University degree (Master/Bachelor) in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration or equivalent   
Job experience:
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience as a Senior Financial Accountant within a pharmaceutical company, including business planning, accounting and analysis 
  • Good team player, open communication, both verbally and in writing
  • Customer focused and ability to build strong collaboration
  • Ability to work pro-actively, independently
  • Pro-active, flexible, stress resistant, accurate and results oriented
  • Takes personal ownership and full accountability for results
  • Sense of urgency and ability to take appropriate action
  • Good knowledge of excel, reporting systems and knowledge of SAP
  • Fluent in English 
If you are interested in making an impact by working in a culture of innovation, trust and teamwork, we welcome your application.

Primary Location
Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Swiss Confederation) (8542)
Job Function
Requisition ID