General Ledger Accountant

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Job Description

Job Title: General Ledger Accountant

Responsible to: General Ledger Senior Accountant 

Job Description:

  • Responsible for monthly, quarterly and annual statutory reporting to US Headquarters.
  • Proactively identify, rectify and follow-up on errors and causes of errors while managing the quality and development of financial accounts, systems, processes and databases within given parameters.
  • Handle general ledger inquires from other GFS departments, NY Controllers and the Market.
  • Work with Corporate/statutory Audit and KPMG for all audit related issues under US GAAP; provide audit information on a timely basis.
  • Develop effective working relationships with key stakeholders in the Market and in GFS.
  • Perform/Review monthly reconciliations.
  • Contribute to team effort and assist co-workers as needed.
  • Identify opportunities for continuous process improvements and innovative solutions so the team can operate in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
  • Participate in projects that require creativity and analytical skills.


  • Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CPA / CIMA)
  • Experience preparing financial statements
  • SAP and/or Oracle experience desirable
  • Experience in dealing with external auditors and involvement in the audit process
  • Experience in financial reporting in a similar shared service environment is also beneficial for this position.
  • Knowledge of US GAAP is desirable

What Pfizer Offers:

  • A healthy work-life balance. Working hours are from 08:30 – 17:00, and on Friday’s you leave early at 16:00!
  • an onsite gym
  • canteen and barista.

Pfizer Global Business Services is passionate about building a diverse work environment where all employees feel respected in their uniqueness. We are proud of our ongoing efforts to foster diversity & inclusion to ensure all colleagues have the freedom to be who they are and to bring their whole self to work. Together, we continue to build a culture that encourages, supports and empowers our employees.

Candidates must have either an EU passport or Stamp 4 visa to be considered for this role.

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Shauna McBride

Talent Partner 01 6146034
  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:Ringsend, Dublin City Centre
  • Type:Contract
  • Category:Accounting