financial accountant 80-100% // depuysynthes in Solothurn

Nadja Schuler, Randstad Inhouse Services J&J Zug
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temp to perm
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Finanz & Buchhaltung
job type
temp to perm
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nadja schuler, randstad inhouse services j&j zug
058 231 52 20
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job description

Caring for the world, one person at a time... inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 265 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 134,000 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA. 

DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most comprehensive orthopedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of technology, devices, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, cranio-maxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today?s evolving health care environment. Our broad array of inspired, innovative and high-quality offerings help advance the health and wellbeing of people around the world. For our Finance organization based in Zuchwil SO we are looking for a highly committed Financial Accountant.

Main Responsibilities:

You will be in contact with various internal controlling departments and be involved into improvement projects and will gain insight into J&J Finance.  

  • Prepare, control and post of various day-to-day and month-end accounting activities (accruals, clearings, revaluations, etc.)
  • Backup for Cash & Bank for 7 legal entities 
  • SOX compliance controls (e.g. balance sheet reconciliations)
  • Support on internal and external audits
  • Support on tax and legal accounting and reporting
  • Financial forecasting for legal and management reporting for specific areas like cash flow, equity clearing etc.
  • Preparation of various statistics for SNB and Swiss government
  • Involvement in improvement projects


Who we are looking for:

  • University/ Bachelor Degree or Equivalent or completed KV with further education
  • 2+ years of applicable finance, accounting experience needed for the position, young professional exception possible depending on talent
  • SAP knowledge (FI/CO) if possible
  • Good communication skills and willingness to learn fast
  • Proficiency in basic MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) required
  • Stress resistance, flexibility and sense of priority to handle tasks and deadlines 
  • Can do attitude: ability to manage complex and ambiguous situation
  • Fluent English, German, & French an asset

This role based in Solothurn, Switzerland will initially be limited to approx. 12 months, with option for extension or permanent contract. If you are interested in working for a global leading health care company in a challenging role, then send us your application in English today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!