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Accounting Analyst

Date: Apr 29, 2019

Location: Sao Paulo, BR

Company: Agfa-Gevaert NV


Agfa HealthCare, a member of the Agfa-Gevaert Group, is a leading global provider of diagnostic imaging and  healthcare IT solutions. The company has nearly a century of healthcare experience and has been a pioneer on the healthcare IT market since the early 1990's. Today, Agfa HealthCare designs, develops and delivers state-of-the-art systems for capturing, managing and processing diagnostic images and clinical/administrative information for hospitals and healthcare facilities, as well as contrast media solutions to enable effective medical imaging results. The company has sales offices and agents in over 100 markets worldwide.


Agfa Healthcare is looking for an Accounting Analyst to join its team in Sao Paulo.


This role is responsible for performing professional accounting work, involving controlling, reporting, consolidation, analysis of financial data, ledgers and preparation of journal entries, fixed asset and inventory accounting, preparation of trial balance or financial statements, cost accounting, Tax account reconciliations.


Main responsibilities:


  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial
    • reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and compliance of reporting and procedural
    • standards. (IFRS and BR GAAP)
  • Knowledgeable on Chart of Accounts, and assigning entries to proper accounts.
  • Assure the correct bookkeeping, making use of current computer technology.
  • Adhere to global accounting policies, processes and procedures defined by the company.
  • Survey operations to ascertain accounting needs and to recommend, develop, and/or
    • maintain solutions to business and financial problems.
  • Support to internal and external auditing
  • Appraise, evaluate, and inventory real property and equipment, recording information such

    as the property's description, value, and location.

  • Assures adequate documentation/support of transactions and reports.
  • Participates in determining the proper accounting treatment of complex or unusual transactions.
  • Performs cost accounting analysis.
  • Fixed asset creation
  • Control, obtaining and renewal of federal, state and municipal certificates
  • Calculate indirect taxes, as follows: IPI, PIS, COFINS, WTH PIS and COFINS.
  • Delivery of all tax obligations, as follows: SPED Fiscal and Contribuições.
  • Assure that all SAP tax information are updated and parameterized: J1BTAX, NCM's, tax rate and others.
  • Fill monthly and quarterly the Accounting Reporting information into Tagetik tool;
  • Monthly Closings.


Education and Experience


  • Degree in accounting
  • SAP experience, ability to prepare and/or extract from the ERP
  • Experience in standard FI transactions
  • Experience within an accounting / auditing environment at least 5 years)
  • Experience within Brazilian Tax legislation




  • Strong accounting and analytical skills
  • Teamwork oriented
  • Knowledgeable in the processes covered
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Hands on personality
  • Advanced English skills
  • Desirable: Spanish skills





We offer a rewarding career in a field that impacts lives, the opportunity to work with a talented, committed team of individuals, training and career development programs, and a competitive compensation and benefits package.

If you want to be part of this experience, we'll take you there!


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