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AniCura Accountant Austria and/or Switzerland in Warsaw, Poland

About the role

AniCura, as part of Mars Veterinary Healthcare, is rapidly growing through organic growth and acquisitions across Europe. As an Accountant, you will play a vital role in our accounting department during an exciting phase of growth in Austria and Switzerland.

You will actively support our activities in general accounting, monthly, quarterly, and annual financial closures, as well as financial integration of new clinics and financial transformation projects. You will collaborate with 6 clinics in Austria and/or 7 in Switzerland.

You will report to the Accounting Lead and be part of the CHAPO (Switzerland, Austria, and Poland) cluster Finance Team.

The role can be based in Vienna (Austria) or Warsaw (Poland). The position is permanent and full-time.

Your key responsibilities will include

  • Booking of ongoing business transactions

  • Support of monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting book closures

  • Reconciliation of accounts

  • Close cooperation with the controlling department in the preparation of periodic financial reports

  • Close cooperate with the Group Accounting team

  • Adherence to AniCura Group Accounting standards

  • Monitoring of local market (Austria and/or Switzerland) accounting GAAPs changes

  • Building a strong work relationship with local operation teams (clinic Heads) – being the first line of support in local accounting cases/questions

  • Supporting financial transformation projects and the Finance Department’s development

  • Other tasks assigned by the direct superior

    Position requirements

  • At least 3-5 years of professional experience in the position as Accountant

  • Experience working in a large organization with a Shared Service Center structure

  • Experience with the accounting period closing process for the distributed data structures

  • Good knowledge of Austrian and/or Swiss accounting GAAPs

  • Fluency in German language is a must (daily communication with the German speaking stakeholders)

  • Communicative level of English

  • Oracle system user skills

  • MS Office (especially Excel) user skills

  • An empathetic personality with excellent interpersonal, teamwork, and communication skills, used to work in a matrix organization

    As a person we believe you are

    Comfortable in a high-energy, fast-paced environment with shifting demands and able to effectively prioritize between competing tasks

    Having strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks/ projects simultaneously and meet short-term operational deadlines

    Likely having a passion for pets

    What can you expect from AniCura?

  • Work with over 12.500 like-minded and talented Associates at AniCura and over 140.000 at Mars, all guided by The Five Principles

  • Join a purpose driven company, where we’re striving to shape the future of veterinary care, together

  • An industry competitive salary and benefits package

  • Hybrid work scheme

  • An international and digital work environment


    Please apply by submitting your CV through clicking the apply button below.

    We are reviewing the applications continuously so if you find the role interesting and matching your profile do not wait until the very last minute and apply now to start this interesting journey with AniCura.