Accounting and Reporting Expert (m/w/d)

Switzerland, Visp

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

For our Finance team in Visp, we`re looking for an Accounting and Reporting Expert (m/w/d) with extensive knowledge in cost accounting and order accounting.

Key responsibilities:

  • Coordination of the financial reporting
  • Responsible for the correct preparation of the balance sheet, the P&L and the management performance report
  • Responsible for financial compliance of all related processes
  • Point of contact for internal stakeholders regarding cost accounting related questions
  • Appropriate and timely close of the cost center calculation and recording of the internal cost allocations and settlements
  • Shared responsibility for the functionality of the CATS and BDE-system (handling of working hours)
  • Ensures the communication between general ledger and various controlling departments
  • Various General Ledger, Invoicing and ICS tasks

Key requirements:

  • Chartered Specialist in Accounting and Financial Management, Federal Diploma of Higher Education or Degree in Finance / Controlling
  • Several years of experience in a similar position  
  • Extensive knowledge in SAP FI/CO and in Excel
  • Fluent in both German and English
  • Strong analytical, process analysis and problem solving skills

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R31002