Abbott Accountant (contract) x3 in Dublin, Ireland

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Abbott in Ireland

In Ireland, Abbott employs almost 3,000 people across 10 sites. Abbott has six manufacturing facilities located in Clonmel, Cootehill, Donegal, Longford and Sligo and a third party manufacturing management operation in Sligo. It has commercial, support operations and shared services in Dublin. Abbott serves the Irish market with a diverse range of health care products including diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals. Abbott has been operating in Ireland since 1946.

Finance Shared Services Centre (FSSC)

Abbott Ireland support a number of Abbott’s European businesses and are in the process of setting up a Finance SSC in Ireland to maximize the scope of services. You will be working as part of a dynamic and diverse organisation alongside outstanding people who are forward thinking, collaborative and recognized leaders in their areas. We can offer an excellent benefits package including a clear career development path. We invest in our people’s ongoing learning and professional development.

We are looking for 3 Accountants (12 month contract) to join our team in Finance Shared Services Center to assist with a Balance Sheet Reconciliations project.

Key requirements of role;

  • Help develop Balance Sheet (BS) reconciliation quality standards

  • Take ownership in investigating, identifying and clearing unreconciled balance sheet amounts

  • Provide guidance and train site Accountants to implement best practice in Balance Sheet reconciliation process

  • Support 3rd party service provide in resolving BS issues

  • Ensure compliance with corporate policies across BS reconciliations

  • Drive standardization of BS recs and application of accounting procedures and calculations across multiple sites

  • Report out on progress in clearing pending issues

Experience required

  • Exposure to BS Centre of Excellence is an advantage

  • Qualified Accountant

  • 3+ years of PQE

  • Audit background in Big 4 is an advantage

JOB FAMILY:

Accounting & Reporting

DIVISION:

FIN Corporate Finance

LOCATION:

Ireland > Dublin : Block G, Cherrywood, Cherrywood Business Park

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Ie - 37.5Hst0 (Ireland)

TRAVEL:

No

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

Yes

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Not Applicable

Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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