Celgene Senior Specialist, Record to Report in Boudry, Switzerland


Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, ​quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.


Senior Specialist, Shared Services, Record to Report


Manager, Shared Services, Record to Report


Boudry, Switzerland

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monthly close-the-books activities, including but not limited to: Revenue(GTN), Expense accrual/ prepayment, Payroll accounting, accounts reconciliation

  • Responsible for multiple legal entities’ books, ensuring compliance with US GAAP standards and internal policies/processes

  • Perform annual translation of financial statements from US GAAP to local statutory / local tax requirements for all assigned legal entities and ensure timely compliance of statutory deadlines

  • VAT compliance for assigned entities

  • Collaboration with Accounts Payable and supported affiliates to ensure correct accounting treatment of transactions

  • Primary contact for internal and external audits

  • Assist in the development and implementation of International accounting and SOX policies/processes

Technical Skills

  • 3-5 years of general accounting experience ideally in an International environment with exposure to VAT and statutory accounting

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools (especially Excel and Outlook); ERP systems (Oracle preferred)


  • Commercial degree (e.g. CFC d’employé de commerce or Maturité commerciale)

  • Accounting degree (e.g. Swiss certified Specialist for Finance and Accounting / Spécialiste en finance et comptabilité avec brevet fédéral) or similar degree is an asset

  • Proficiency in business English (both spoken and written). Another European language is a plus

Leadership competencies

  • Drive Execution – Multi-tasking, priority management, proactive

  • Drive Innovation – Process improvement, Creative problem-solving

  • Promote Open Communication – Clear, Open and Transparent

  • Demonstrate Adaptability – Flexibility, Manage changes/challenges/issues

  • Foster Team Work


At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our vision as a company is to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions.

“At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients.”

There are more than 300 clinical trials at major medical centers using compounds from Celgene. Investigational compounds are being studied for patients with incurable hematological and solid tumor cancers, including multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), triple-negative breast cancer and pancreatic cancer. As committed as we are to clinical accomplishment, we are equally committed to patient support, which is a guiding principle at Celgene. We believe all who can benefit from our discoveries should have the opportunity to do so. Celgene puts patients first with industry-leading programs that provide information, support and access to our innovative therapies.

Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE LIVES OF PATIENTS WORLDWIDE