Korea Assistant Controller

Leica Microsystems

Leica Microsystems

Accounting & Finance
Seoul, South Korea
Posted on Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Be part of something altogether life-changing

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva, you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Forming part of the Biotechnology segment at Danaher, we bring together dedicated technical expertise and talent to develop the next generation of life-changing therapeutics.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Support Statutory and local Tax filing and completion on timely manner

  • Complete US GAAP monthly closing and reporting processes with high quality, coordinating with Accounting Teams

  • Complete account reconciliation on assigned accounts with high quality

  • Support Danaher Sox testing, internal audit and external audit, own the timely closure of the open items/defects and proactively work to prevent future issues/manage risk

  • Lead monthly balance sheet deep dive and Danaher Annual Balance Sheet Review Program.

  • Complete and maintain Local Stat Book and reconciliation between the US GAAP book and Local STAT book

  • Support US tax close requested documents/reporting

  • Lead annual inventory PI process

  • Supports Korea controller to continuously improve the quality and efficiency of the work performed by the Shared Service team and implement and maintain accounting policies and procedures

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • University degree in finance, accounting, or related preferred

  • At least 5-8 years’ experience in accounting, controllership, finance position, working experience in multinational companies is preferred

  • Strong analytical skills: able to clearly link financial results to operational performance drivers, generate alternatives and drive positive change

  • Excellent communication skills; Written & verbal fluency in both English and Korean.

  • Strong ability to communicate complex business issues in a clear/concise manner

  • Demonstrated ability to liaise with business leaders and colleagues at all levels in cross-functional environment

  • Proficient with Oracle and BI tools

  • Committed person, and accountable for the deliverables

  • Be positive and be passionate

  • Eager to learn new things and willing to take challenges

At Danaher we bring together science, technology and operational capabilities to accelerate the real-life impact of tomorrow’s science and technology. We partner with customers across the globe to help them solve their most complex challenges, architecting solutions that bring the power of science to life. Our global teams are pioneering what’s next across Life Sciences, Diagnostics, Biotechnology and beyond. For more information, visit www.danaher.com.

At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.