German speaking Accounts Payable Accountant 

Posted Date 3 months ago(6/3/2020 4:28 PM)
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We’re engineers, scientists, operators and product developers. We’re innovators, advisers, designers and problem solvers. Most importantly, we’re partners – in creating value for our customers with the solutions we offer and in improving the world through the actions of our colleagues.


Celanese is The Chemistry Inside Innovation™ and we aspire to be the first-choice chemistry solution source for our customers.


We know what you’re thinking – that’s a lot to promise and that’s a lot to do. Well, we would agree with you, but we’re up for the challenge and we owe it to our customers, shareholders, and employees to deliver on our promise.

Currently we are looking for candidates for the following position:


 German speaking Accounts Payable Accountant 


Position Summary:

  • Process various types of accounts payable transactions, resolve problems, tracking and reporting of metrics on overall purchase to payment process

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Process vendor invoices accurately and on time in accordance with internal controls
  • Work with other organizations, such as Master Data, Procurement and General Ledger, to ensure end-to-end process efficiency
  • Assist team leader with creation and maintenance of departmental policies, training documents and performance metrics
  • Assure proper handling of taxes and other legal requirements for vendor payments
  • Actively participate in accounts payable change projects as required
  • Portfolio management; communication with vendors


Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • University/BA degree (degree in accounting is an advantage)
  • Fluency in English and German language
  • Ability to process various types of accounts payable transactions
  • AP experience is desirable, but not a must
  • Team player attitude
  • PC skills (SAP, Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Perform complex issue resolution
  • Work independently
  • Proactive, Self-starter, Problem solver attitude
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills


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