8 days ago

AP Accountant (m/f) - Pharmaceutical

Robert Walters Interim

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A leading international business in the pharmaceutical space are now seeking to hire an immediately available candidate within their finance & accounting function. They are seeking to hire an Accounts Payable Accountant (m/f) for a contract of approximately one year.

AP Accountant (m/f) - Pharmaceutical

Accounts Payable Accountant (m/f)

As Interim Accounts Payable Accountant (m/f) you will hold a core role within the group finance department, performing a range of tasks as designated by the Accounting Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Handling a range of tasks related to AP whilst the business goes through an SAP implementation
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations
  • Coordinate VAT returns and control of Intercompany transactions
  • Analyze revenues, and expenses to ensure they are recorded appropriately on a monthly basis
  • Report on variances
  • Assist in month end closing
  • As the business is going through an implementation you will work both on manual and automated AP processes


As a core member of the accounting function you will be an engaged professional, interested in working in an international team and environment. You must be comfortable working in a fluid environment with ongoing change.

  • Experienced in the finance and accounting space, ideally within Accounts Payable with around 2 years' experience
  • Preferably experienced working in SAP
  • Ability to work individually as well as within a team, with strong communication skills
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Experience in working in an international company is a plus

This position will be on a temporary basis with permanent opportunities also available within the team. You should be based in the Bern area and available to start at short notice.

Robert Walters Switzerland AG
Rebecca Clark
+41 44809 3521