Johnson & Johnson Careers

Senior General Ledger Accountant

Prague, Czech Republic
General Accounting

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1905772992W

Johnson & Johnson Global Services, the global shared services organization supporting the businesses of Johnson & Johnson, performs select functional work in a consistent manner across regions and sectors using simplified, standardized end-to-end processes and state-of-the-art technology. The vision of Johnson & Johnson Global Services is “to be trusted business partners who deliver increasing value by creating and sustaining globally standard world-class services that enable the power of Johnson & Johnson.” 

There are more than 2,000 employees in Human Resources, Finance and Procurement who work for Johnson & Johnson Global Services in key service centers located in Manila, Suzhou, Prague, Bogota and Tampa, as well as in local country-based hubs.

Senior General Ledger Accountant

Location: Prague

Contract: part-time, limited contract, Starting date preferred immediately 

The responsibilities & the impact YOU will have:

  • Independent preparation of entries/reports/schedules needed to complete a timely financial close.
  • Ensures accuracy of all entries and Reconciliations in accordance with GAAP, Compliance, Internal Audit and SOX requirements
  • Maintenance of an effective internal control framework around General Ledger, closing and financial reporting activities.
  • Demonstrates full understanding of all month-end processes and calculation files and underlying accounting concepts; ability to make necessary changes independently
  • Responsibility for creation and maintenance of Work Instructions (WI), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), etc.
  • Provides full support to external and internal auditors for audits of country’s accounts
  • Responsibility for training new joiners on advanced matters and acting as a mentor
  • Ad hoc one time requests

We would love to hear from YOU, if you have:
  • Min. Bachelor degree (preferably in Finance)
  • Experience in Finance/ General Accounting 2-8 years
  • Fluent English
  • Other languages within the EMEA region is an advantage
  • Advanced Excel skills, SAP preferred
  • Independent work, strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail, meeting deadline, organizational and time management skills
This is what awaits YOU at J&J:
  • A challenging and interesting job in one of the biggest global healthcare companies
  • Extensive long-term opportunities for personal and professional development
  • Healthy and active work environment
  • Competitive salary based on experience and comprehensive benefits package:
    • 5 weeks of vacation, home office, flexible working hours, sick days
    • Meal vouchers, Cafeteria, referral award, life and accident insurance, MultiSport card
    • Contribution for: Prague public transportation, language study, illness leave, pension contribution,
    • Refreshment in the workplace, company gym, free sports activities, corporate events 

The benefits are regulated by internal policy which contains the full details regarding the entitlement and conditions for the benefits.

Primary Location
Czech Republic-Prague-Prague-
JNJ Global Business Servi (7761)
Job Function
General Accounting
Requisition ID