Job Description Established in 2013, Parker Hannifin European Shared Service Center (ESSC) is responsible for the transfer, implementation, and optimization of processes in the field of finance and accounting.
We support Parker Hannifin's locations in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Currently, ESSC employs over 300 employees in accounting departments.
Accounts Payable (AP) is responsible for the timely and correct processing of particular accounting transactions according to corporate documentation.
Junior AP Accountant entails dealing with customers' inquiries and providing a high quality of internal customer service.
While reporting to AP Team leader, in this role you will also support local controllers in month-end closing activities.
More specifically but not limited to, you will be : Verifying and accurate processing of particular accounting transactions in order to ensure suppliers are paid in accordance with their termsAssuring invoice compliance with tax / legal rules and accounting standardsReconciling supplier statements and accountsMonitoring process performance related KPIs and metrics to identify potential opportunities for improvementsClosing monthly accounting periods to ensure that all information is entered into the company’s accounting ledger accurately and make corrections as neededDeveloping and maintaining good relationships with Suppliers and Local Business UnitsContacting internal partners from different countries to obtain required information / approvalsResolving discrepancies by cooperation with business partners and vendors.
We would like to hear from you if you have : Higher education, preferably in Accounting / Finance / EconomicsExperience in a similar role will be an advantageGood knowledge of English (min.
B1 / B2)Focus on results and attention to detailsAbility to work within tight operational deadlines and handle a number of tasks and priorities.
Parker Hannifin EMEA Sàrl ( PHEMEA ), based in Etoy, Switzerland, is the Principal Operating Company for Parker in the EMEA region.
It is supported by a network of Parker Manufacturing Divisions and Sales Company Entities.