Accountant to PtP Team

Ascendis Pharma

Ascendis Pharma

Accounting & Finance
2900 Hellerup, Denmark
Posted on Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Are you passionate about ensuring that every digit aligns perfectly?

Do you have experience with handling Accounts Payable and Expense Management?

If so, now is your chance to join Ascendis Pharma as our new Accountant to the PtP Team.

Ascendis Pharma is a fast-growing biopharmaceutical company with locations in Denmark, Germany, the United States, UK, Italy, Spain and France.

We are applying our TransCon technology to build a leading, fully integrated biopharmaceutical company focused on making a meaningful difference in patients’ lives. Guided by our core values of patients, science, and passion, we use our TransCon® drug development platform to fulfill our mission of developing new and potentially best-in-class therapies to address unmet medical needs. Today, we have a growing pipeline of prodrug therapies in development, each designed to be a best-in-class therapy.

We are seeking a passionate Accountant to join our growing team. As a key member of the Ascendis Pharma team, you will play a crucial role in handling all Accounts Payables and Travel Expense related processes. You will play a key role in coordinating and establishing firm procedures in the related accounting tasks.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment, collaborate with cross-functional, global teams working together to achieve extraordinary results.

You will join a team of three accountants plus four student assistants, and report directly to Kaare Daugaard Hansen, the PtP Teamlead, who is based in Hellerup, Denmark. You will be based out of the Hellerup office as well.

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Daily accounting, primarily Accounts Payable and Travel Expense.
  • Handling of invoices in ExFlow.
  • Contact with vendors.
  • VAT and statistical reporting.
  • Resolvement and follow up on issues on PO’s.
  • Monthly and quarterly closing tasks, i.e. accruals and reconciliations.
  • Superuser in D365 Accounts Payable and ExFlow.
  • Accounting related support to the organization.

Qualifications and Skills:

You hold a relevant educational background – e.g. Accounting, Finance, Office (EUX) or similar – and +3 years of experience from a similar role.

A solid knowledge of ERP-systems Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations (D365 FO) is preferred.

Key competencies:

You are a strong team player, analytical, and have a can-do attitude.

You are a highly motivated who can thrive in an entrepreneurial, informal, open environment where innovation and change are key.

To succeed in this role, we also expect you to be good at creating structure, follow up and complete tasks and to be helpful.

Travel: 5-10 days per year.

Office: Hellerup, Denmark

Apply now.

Applications will be evaluated when received, so please apply as soon as possible.

All applications must be submitted in English and are treated confidentially.

For more details about the position or the company, please contact Kaare Daugaard Hansen, PtP Teamlead, via nor visit out website