Supervision of accounting and financial reporting activities under US GAAP. This includes full balance sheet review and overseeing inventory management, fixed assets, month-
end and general accounting activities for Pfizer markets.
Within all areas in scope also ensuring compliance of all processes with standard operating procedures, corporate policies and maintenance of all key controls.
Active participation in numerous finance-related projects is considered to be part of the position.
Supervise activities related to financial reporting, general accounting, fixed assets and inventory management to ensure all controls and compliance requirements are met.
Reviewer / approver role for relevant processes
Reviewing balance sheet reconciliations, balance sheet analysis and presentation to GFS and market management
Provide guidance and support to accountants within group
Responsible for setting-up, documenting and maintaining the processes in the responsible area
Perform period end financial close activities and meet all related deadlines. Prepare internal and external audit deliverables.
Handle accounting policy and procedure inquiries, ad hoc reporting and analysis requests, provide periodic customer / site training
Assist Manager as needed; participate in or lead special projects that require creative and analytical skills
Active role in various finance projects for the site
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Accounting is required
Minimum three years of experience in Accounting / Controlling / Reporting / Financial Analysis,
Working knowledge / experience of US GAAP or IFRS (US GAAP preferred)
Professional Accounting qualification (ACA / CIMA / CIPA / ACCA) is an advantage but not required
Experience with accounting processes, controls or compliance
TECHNICAL SKILLS REQUIREMENTS
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with diverse groups and individuals
Demonstrated ability to work on own initiative
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Proficiency in PC skills (MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint) required
JD Edwards ERP system experience preferred
Proficient business English language skills (written and verbal), required
Fluent business Czech is a big advantage.
Supervisory experience is an advantage
Experience of working in cross-functional team is an advantage
Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.