Amgen Senior Associate Accountant in Budapest, Hungary

We are seeking a

Senior Associate Accountant

to our Budapest office

The Role

Reporting to the Finance & SME Lead, this position will

  • Records and controls all transactions according to local accounting principles and corporate instructions and processes

  • Ensures payments to third parties according to local and corporate instructions

  • Fulfils all accounting and reporting activities as well as local tax authorities' requirements, in compliance to the applicable legislation

  • Makes correct and efficient use of corporate finance systems



  • Ensures timely and appropriate recording of all transactions in general ledger, asset management, account receivables, accounts payables and payroll (including complex entries, analysis and preparation for reconciliation)

  • Ensures correct filing (in time and content) of all documents

  • Ensures payment and control of travel expenses

  • Establishes pre-closing

  • Establishes monthly closing and sends closing documents to EU consolidation functions in Breda

  • Establishes the inter-company reconciliation and sends it to EU consolidationTaxes:

  • Ensures accuracy of tax forms presented to the local authorities

  • Ensures payment of taxes, following local deadlinesStatistical reports:

  • Ensures accuracy of statistical report presented to the local authorities, following local deadlinesPayment to Suppliers and Employees:

  • Ensures fulfillment of company obligations to third parties and employeesProjects:

  • Takes part in or leads projects as assigned by the F&A Function Head or Accounting Manager


  • University Degree, preferably in finance area

  • Minimum 4 years experience as an accountant

  • Experience in international environment

  • Fluent English

  • Outstanding use of Excel

  • Outstanding analytical skills

  • Team Player

  • Customer oriented attitude

  • Has good oral and written communication and presentation skills

  • Demonstrates ability to perform accurate and detailed work

  • Demonstrates excellent ability to learn quickly and understand/adapt quickly to new systems, processes and tools

We offer:

  • Stable, leading biotechnology company

  • Competitive compensation package

  • Part of a great team