ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company focused on therapies for the management of chronic conditions, with leading market positions in advanced wound care, ostomy care, continence and critical care, and infusion devices.
At ConvaTec, we exist to improve the lives of the people we touch. We are committed to helping people with chronic health conditions lead the life they want.
Meeting their needs is what motivates us and is a source of tremendous pride for all of us who work at ConvaTec. In 2020, we established ConvaTec Global Business Services in Lisbon to help ConvaTec employees globally focus their specialized skills on providing innovative solutions to people suffering from chronic conditions.
We do that by delivering best-in-class business services in the following areas : Record and Report, Purchase to Pay, Order to Cash, Master Data Management, Continuous Improvement and IT.
Our search for better is changing the lives of our customers. It’s changing the careers of our people too creating new challenges and opportunities all the time.
We’re a business that never stands still. Join us as a GL Associate, and you won’t either. Purpose of role The main purpose of the role is to perform selected accounting and reporting tasks in the general ledger area.
The role contributes to ensure proper accounting, reconciliation and reporting for assigned entity(ies). Key Duties & Responsibilities Perform assigned accounting and reporting activities in line with defined processes, standard operating procedures and work instructions, update process documentations as required Respond to finance queries raised by employees, managers, finance partners & other internal and external stakeholders Escalate issues and concerns to Country Accountant or RTR Team Lead Support migration projects (work shadowing, work instructions creation) Act as a team player, build good relationship with stakeholders Support cross process and cross function cooperation required to achieve overall goals for GBS Secure compliance according to internal procedures and legislation Secure deadlines and assignments are executed according to SLA Act proactively in identification of improvement areas and supports their implementation Professional Competencies Minimum 1+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience Master’s degree in Finance / Accounting Knowledge of Technology : MS Office, SAP is an advantage Languages : English (fluent), other is an advantage Personal Competencies Strong communication skills Taking ownership of assigned responsibilities, including self-study / research needed to execute the same Being able to work to tight deadlines and with switching priorities Proactive and creative in terms of improving ways of working Team player We offer Competitive remuneration package Modern office in Lisbon city centre Growth for our people through migration project opportunities as well as by shaping the GBS organization International exposure and opportunity to learn from accounting experts High performance through teamwork, with collaborative spirit across the organization at all levels Inspiring purpose being the driver of everything we do Our progress will give you countless opportunities to move forward too.
Seek out new challenges, and you’ll find them. Stretch your thinking, and you’ll find new ways to make an impact. And if you embrace the opportunity to drive your own growth, you could go further, and achieve more, than ever before.
This is a big step forward. This is work that’ll move you. #LI-PS1 ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company.
For more than 40 years, we have been at the forefront of providing medical solutions to people with chronic diseases. Our key areas of focus are advanced wound care, ostomy care, continence and critical care, and infusion devices.
By 2020 chronic conditions are expected to account for 60% of the global burden of disease with further expected growth.
Far too many people suffer from reduced mobility, reduced confidence, reduced freedom and other unnecessary consequences.
Every day, we strive to improve the lives of the people we touch. Our approximately 9,400 employees in over 110 countries are engaged in the entire value chain through research, development, production, marketing and sales.
Our Group has 240 patent families, 2700 patents and patent applications and 6000 registered trademarks. Our production facilities are located in Dominican Republic, Mexico, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Denmark, Belarus and Netherlands.
In 2018, our Group generated revenues of over $1.832 billion. For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site https : / / www.
convatec.com / and connect with us on our LinkedIn company page. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Additionally, this job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions. It does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
ConvaTec provides equal employment opportunities for all current employees and applicants for employment. This policy means that no one will be discriminated against because of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, nationality, citizenship, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, genetic predisposing characteristics or any other basis prohibited by law.