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Danaher Corporation Assistant Accountant in Madrid, Spain

This is us

Videojet Technologies, Inc. is the global leader in the manufacturing of coding, printing and marking products. This high technology product prints variable information, such as expiration dates on grocery products, packaged goods, pharmaceuticals or catalogues. Our industry is pivotal in ensuring end users consume their food, beverage and pharmaceutical products safely. As the market share leader, we have operations in over 30 countries with 4,000 employees worldwide. A wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher Corporation (www.danaher.com), Videojet is the core of the $1 billion Product Identification Platform. We offer a results-oriented environment that is multicultural organization that promotes both diversity and inclusion through the full organization, team-centered, customer focused and quality-focused, guided by the successful Danaher Business System. Working at Videojet, gives you access to a robust career development process and exciting opportunities.

Our core values

We empower creativity and ground-breaking thinking to help us uncover breakthrough solutions and accelerate the pace of innovation. To ensure we set our new associates up for success when they start, we have developed a robust onboarding plan to help you ramp up successfully. We believe with conviction that diversity helps us uncover more powerful customer insights and ultimately creates an advantage in the markets we serve. And we would love to have you join us!

Your challenge

After a training and tailored learning programme when you join, the Assistant Accountant is an outstanding opportunity to help Finance Controller monitor day-to-day administration tasks relating to payroll, expenses, commissions, weekly order reports, general ledger reconciliations and financial reporting at monthly close.

Your responsibilities as an Assistant Accountant at Videojet, include:

  • Payroll Administration: Supervise monthly payroll (approx. 95 employees) including calculation of variable data (commissions, overtime, etc)

  • Benefits Administration: Manage training bonuses, lunch vouchers and car benefits for employees

  • Finance support: Support Finance Controller on monthly financial tasks such as issuing rent invoices and intercompany recharges

  • Taxes Administration: Review and submit tax reports to Government (VAT, Intrastat, Sales Returns, INE - Instituto Nacional de Estatistica)

Your experience/skills will include:

  • Knowledge of payroll processes in Spain

  • Knowledge of VAT and other tax calculations and reporting is a plus

  • Self-Motivated and independent – can complete tasks right first time, timely, with minimal direction

  • Methodical – detail-orientated, capable of highly accurate data collection

  • Flexible – comfortable with multi-tasking, able to efficiently prioritize time bound tasks

  • Proficiency in English

Our offer

Being part of a dynamic team in which there is a high focus on delivering results and continuous improvement, but also where having fun and teamwork is very important. It's a fast-paced environment, a consultative role, where you will get to partner with people to achieve their strategic business goals. You will work in a leading global company, with a Manager who cares about you, your strengths and will help you to develop the best possible version of yourself!

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.