Finance Process & Reporting Specialist in Kloten, Switzerland at Nobel Biocare

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: NOB001488

About Us

Nobel Biocare is a world leader in the field of innovative implant-based dental restorations – from single-tooth to fully edentulous indications.  Nobel Biocare offers you a great place to work by giving you the opportunity to grow and be recognized for your effort and achievements.


The main purpose of this role is to ensure timely and consistent financial reporting to the parent company. New and existing reporting requirements need to be aligned to ensure proper accounting in SAP on entity level to allow for a high quality consolidation of actuals and outside SAP of the Financial Forecast, initially still in Excel. Forecast and actual closing will be moved to HFM in the coming 12 months.

  • SAP FI/CO alignment with consolidation requirements in COGNOS and reporting package master data,

  • Responsible for the review and approval process, as well as creation of GL accounts, cost centers, profit centers and intra-/intercompany suppliers/customers in SAP FI/CO,

  • Responsible to evaluate and ensure proper approval process for all Finance related IT helpdesk cases,

  • Gate keeper for opening and closing posting periods in SAP,

  • Finance contact/liason to technical SAP Team,

  •  Monitoring the group month-end closing and forecast process to ensure timely submission of all deliverables,

  • Be the central point of communication within Finance on group deliverables for month-end close and forecast,

  • Consolidate bottom-up financial forecast in Excel, until a forecast tool will be introduced,

  • Ensure SOX compliance within Group Financial Management Reporting process,

  • Ensure timely reporting  to parent company, including actuals, forecast, supplemental schedules (quarterly/yearly) and all statist.

Job Requirements


  • Strong background in Finance processes and systems with knowledge in: Finance key processes, Finance reporting needs, Management Information Systems, Accounting, Controlling 

  • Conceptual, analytical and financial process modeling skills Experience in writing internal policies  

  • Presentation skills Strong oral and written communication skills 

  • Ability to address issues and effect change effectively 

  • Self-driven and proactive attitude/work approach Strong communication and presentation skills also towards executive management

  •  Analyzing and gathering requirements from the business and discuss & evaluate solutions with IT 

  • The ability to find innovative ways to resolve problems 

  • Excellent English skills (written and spoken), another language is a plus.

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 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% 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.