Senior Accountant / Bilanzbuchhalter/in (m/f/d)

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Date: Sep 13, 2023

Location: Krailling, DE, 82152

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 59734


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives. Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.



For the support of our finance department at our plant in Krailling, Germany, we are looking currently for a 


Senior Accountant / Bilanzbuchhalter/in (m/f/d)


In this position, you will be responsible for processing all accounting tasks, such as ongoing balance sheet and P&L postings, monitoring accounts receivable, accounts payable, G/L accounts and asset accounting, as well as monthly and annual financial statements and, finally, preparing reports for the parent company.


Innovative and responsible - your tasks are challenging:

  • Preparation of comprehensive monthly reporting of our key financial figures including data provision for group consolidation according to US-GAAP
  • Annual financial statements - preparation and compilation according to HGB and US-GAAP
  • Collaboration on compliance guidelines and corresponding reporting
  • Support of tax advisors in the preparation of the tax balance sheet
  • Monitoring of ongoing financial accounting, all balance sheet entries and account clarification
  • Reporting / communication with public institutions: Statistical reporting
  • Participation in national and global projects as well as support of the Head of Finance
  • Financial communication with sister companies within the group


Professionally and personally - Your qualifications are convincing:

  • Successfully completed technical studies or similar professional training
  • Additional qualification as a balance sheet accountant
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in balance sheet accounting
  • Comprehensive and secure knowledge of HGB/ US-GAAP and SOX
  • Detailed application experience with an ERP system (preferably Microsoft Dynamics NAV)
  • Knowledge in the manufacturing industry - ideally in project business / mechanical engineering
  • Very good knowledge of MS-Office, especially Excel
  • Business fluent in German and English
  • A committed personality with a high understanding of quality and corresponding diligence
  • Ability to work in a team and good communication skills


We offer you challenging tasks in an attractive international working environment and a committed as well as experienced team. An attractive salary, an open working atmosphere, fairness and appreciation distinguish us as an employer.




As an equal opportunity employer, Corning does not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions, lactation status, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other protected status as required by law.