Danaher Corporation General Ledger Accountant (9 months assignment) in Nyon, Switzerland

Danaher Company Description
Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like what you see.

If you believe your education and experience are in line with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please submit your resume online at the URL below or atwww.beckmancoulter.com.

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description
General Ledger Accountant (9 months temporary assignment) Job description: • Perform various general accounting processes • Reconcile asset and liability accounts • Follow-up on intercompany accounts • Calculate pre-paid expenses and accruals • Handle various activities surrounding the monthly closing • Prepare various reports and financial statements for our U.S. headquarters in California • Maintain the database for the fixed asset system • Overall audits support, including Quality, Sox, operational, financial, • Also, the position will require preparation VAT returns, so this experience would be a plus.

Qualification
Skills and Experience : • Commercial background studies in accounting • 3-6 years of professional experience within an accounting environment • Fluent French and English. • Excellent computer skills, especially Excel • Knowledge of Oracle GL is a plus • Knowledge of US GAAP and basic understanding of Sox • Be able to work in a team, but also independently

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Diagnostics
Job Function: Finance & Accounting
Primary Location: EMEA-Western Europe-Switzerland-Nyon
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: DIA012118