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Edwards Lifesciences Associate Analyst, Accounting France in Guyancourt, France

Provide advice, guidance, analysis, and reporting of financial information.

Key Responsibilities:

• Research variance details to identify anomalies and key drivers, and provide explanations

• Prepare and process month-end journal entries; prepare balance sheet account reconciliations; gathering data and generating reports in support of trend analysis as well as providing complex administrative support including processing reimbursement invoices

• Assist team to ensure Edwards compliance by applying knowledge of applicable regulations (e.g., Sunshine Act, SOX, GAAP financials, SEC, IRS) to develop explanations for internal and external auditors

• Assist in analyzing weekly and monthly trends (e.g., expense, fringes)

• Gather information to be used in presentations for management

• Prepare monthly tax declarations (e.g. VAT) and intrastat reporting

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in or locally recognized degree/certification in Accounting or Finance, 5 Years experience of previous related experience Required

Experience working in an international company Preferred

Additional Skills:

• Good written and verbal communication skills in English (required) and local language,

• Good knowledge and understanding of Edwards policies, procedures, and guidelines relevant to accounting

• Good understanding of international accounting principles (e.g., U.S GAAP, IFRS), local GAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)

• Good knowledge of financial concepts and principles

• Ability to manage confidential information with discretion

• Strict attention to detail

• Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels

• Ability to manage competing priorities and deadlines in a fast-paced environment

• Good computer skills in MS Office Suite, including advanced Excel and ability to operate general office machinery

• Good interpersonal relationship skills

• Good problem-solving and critical thinking skills

• Adhere to all EHS rules and requirements and take adequate control measures in preventing injuries to themselves and others as well as to the protection of environment and prevention of pollution under their span of influence/control

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.