Junior Accountant, 60% - 80%
COMPANY: Biognosys AG
LOCATION: Wagistrasse 21 | 8952 Schlieren | Switzerland
CONTACT: Eliane Dobler, (Junior HR Specialist) | Telephone: +41 44 244 50 18
Biognosys is a leader in next-generation proteomics, dedicated to transforming life science by inventing and developing cutting-edge proteomics technology and solutions, and making them widely available for pharmaceutical and biotechnology researchers, and proteomics experts. The Company offers a versatile portfolio of proprietary proteomics services, software, and kits that provide a multi-dimensional view of protein expression, function, and structure in all major biological species and sample types. Biognosys’ unique, patented technologies utilize high-resolution mass spectrometry for the quantification of thousands of proteins across thousands of samples with industry-leading precision, depth, and throughput. Through advanced data analytics, Biognosys translates data into actionable insights for R&D and clinical research.

As a Junior Accountant, you have the opportunity to join a fast-growing biotech company and support the company in all matters related to accounting, reporting, and taxes. It is an excellent chance for you to contribute to the company’s growth and to grow with the company. If you are a Junior Professional with a strong attention to detail and if you are able to thrive in a fast paced environment, then we are looking for you!


·   Supporting the Senior Accountant in all day-to-day accounting related matters

·   Posting and processing of journal entries for different business transactions

·   Booking of bank movements and reconciliation of bank accounts

·   Verifying, recording and tracking of accounts payable

·   Booking of sales invoices, reconciliation between accounting and invoicing modules

·   Tracking and monitoring accounts receivable

·   Verifying and booking of expense reports and credit card transactions

·   Assisting in completing monthly closing and annual audits

·   Performing other accounting duties as required


·   Federal diploma of commercial apprenticeship, or comparable education

·   2-3 years of experience in a similar role

·   Working knowledge of Swiss local GAAP, IFRS is a plus

·   Good knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations

·   High attention to detail and accuracy

·   Ability to adapt in a fast-changing environment

·   Very good knowledge of MS Office (MS Excel in particular)

·   Advanced knowledge of Abacus or of a similar accounting software is required

·   Analytical thinking, problem-solving attitude, strong written and oral communication skills

·   Fluent in English and German (written and spoken)


We offer a dynamic work atmosphere in a young and motivated team. You will profit from an open and flexible company structure where personal initiative is appreciated and encouraged. Biognosys is a fast-growing and internationally present company that offers you the opportunity to grow together with us in a rapidly emerging and innovative market.