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BeiGene continues to grow at a rapid pace with challenging and exciting opportunities for experienced professionals. When considering candidates, we look for scientific and business professionals who are highly motivated, collaborative, and most importantly, share our passionate interest in fighting cancer. General Description: We are looking for an experienced General Ledger Accountant, with a strong background in the cash area and general ledger accounts reconciliations, to join our European finance team. This is a key position for an experienced, ambitious finance professional who is motivated to contribute to setting up the European finance function as BeiGene builds out its presence around the world. The position will deal with a broad range of accounting topics across various countries. The incumbent must bring good US GAAP and local GAAP knowledge combined with hands on experience of SAP (4HANA a strong plus). Strong communication and cultural sensitivity are required in order... to coordinate the activities of outsourced services and collaborate with colleagues in the US, Europe and Asia. As a valuable resource to the organization the incumbent is pro-active and brings strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work in a non-structured environment. Essential Functions of the job: Entering General Ledger journal entries in SAP, to record all relevant transactions on a daily basis, and taking ownership of diverse closing activities to ensure all activities assigned in the closing checklist are properly and timely recorded Prepare Balance Sheet accounts reconciliations, ensuring appropriate backup in place to support balances and resolve any reconciling or overdue items in a timely and appropriate manner Process bank statements entries for the Swiss entities into SAP with continuous focus on correct allocation of cash in/out transactions Support the collection of data to compile the cash flow forecast (e.g. payroll, vendor payments) Prepare bank reconciliations on a monthly basis, Participate in the ongoing development/establishment of accounting policies and procedures and operational strategies including the review and implementation of process and system changes. Continued focus on improving system efficiencies and business practices Assist with SOX compliance and management of inventory control audits. Miscellaneous projects as they arise. Reports To: Senior Accounting Manager Switzerland Supervisory Responsibilities: None Computer Skills: SAP S/4 Hana, Excel, Concur, Workday, on -line banking – Power BI valued Other Qualifications: Accounting/Business/Finance Bachelor degree with 5 years of experience in a multinational finance environment (Big 4 and/or healthcare experience a plus); WILLINGNESS to execute daily transactional accounting tasks; desire to work in a fast paced, changing (currently unstructured) environment, excellent communication skills combined with cultural sensitivity, excellent spoken/written English – any other languages a plus Travel: Minimal BeiGene Global Competencies When we exhibit our values of Patients First, Collaborative Spirit, Bold Ingenuity and Driving Excellence, through our twelve global competencies below, we help get more affordable medicines to more patients around the world. Fosters Teamwork Provides and Solicits Honest and Actionable Feedback Self-Awareness Acts Inclusively Demonstrates Initiative Entrepreneurial Mindset Continuous Learning Embraces Change Results-Oriented Analytical Thinking/Data Analysis Financial Excellence Communicates with Clarity We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. BeiGene does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. BeiGene is a global oncology company that is discovering and developing innovative treatments that are more affordable and accessible to cancer patients worldwide. With a broad portfolio, we are expediting development of our diverse pipeline of novel therapeutics through our internal capabilities and collaborations. We are committed to radically improving access to medicines for far more patients who need them. Our growing global team of more than 10,000 colleagues spans five continents, with administrative offices in Basel, Beijing, and Cambridge, U.S. To learn more about BeiGene, please visit www.beigene.com and follow us on LinkedIn and X (formerly known as Twitter). For more information, please visit the link to explore job opportunities in China Mainland. China Mainland Job Posting At BeiGene, how we work is just as important as the work we do. Below are our Values that determine the decisions we make and how we do things. Patients First Bold Ingenuity Collaborative Spirit Driving Excellence


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