Senior Accountant

Date:  8 Jun 2024

Paderno Dugnano, Milan, IT, 20037

Job Category:  Finance


Since 1890, Pfeiffer Vacuum has been shaping the vacuum industry with groundbreaking innovations. Every day, over 4,000 employees at 10 production sites and more than 20 sales and service companies worldwide give everything for our customers. With our comprehensive portfolio, we offer solutions for all types of vacuum applications. We are not only driven by highest quality standards. It is our vision to be the most sustainable and fastest growing market player in our industry to drive technology for a sustainable future.    
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We are currently recruiting for an Accounting Specialist for the Italian manufacturing subsidiary, responsible for general accounting, accounts payable and accounts receivable. Coordinates with other company functions and supports process improvement projects.



- Manage general accounting, accounts payable and accounts receivable.

- Handle administrative and financial tasks for the company and its subsidiaries

- Ensure accurate bookkeeping, monthly quarterly and annual financial closures

- Coordinate periodic closing activities with other finance and business functions

- Assist in preparing financial statements and reports

- Collaborate with external auditors and internal audit

- Participate in projects to improve accounting processes and IT solutions



- Degree in Economics or related fields

- 3-5 years of experience in a similar position in structured companies

- Knowledge of English and Italian

- Local GAAPs and IFRS GAPPs knowledge

- Attention to detail, strong organizational and multitasking skills

- Ability to work in teams with colleagues and other departments 

- Knowledge of SAP (FI/CO modules is a plus)

- Additional hours at critical times (e.g., month-end) may be required.

- Also, and on an exceptional basis, the role may require work on public holidays

- Good knowledge of Excel is needed


Key Skills Needed

Accounting knowledge • Financial reporting • Analytical skills • Organizational skills • Multitasking • Teamwork





All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Requisition ID: 962