ESAB is a global manufacturer organization owned by Colfax Corporation. ESAB is a recognized industry leader of welding and cutting solutions, delivering product and process innovations to serve the worldwide marketplace. ESAB Shared Service Center employs around 200 people who provides support in supply chain, finance and IT fields. Colfax GBS offers complex and challenging jobs, a great work environment and opportunity to develop and implement promotion and training to work.

Innovative and agile, we are looking for talent to grow with us in the following role:

Senior PTP Accountant – Maternity cover

The main role purpose would be focused on to cover purchase ledger, and proper costing, with the booking of the purchase invoices. Share knowledge within the team, keep contact with Business Unit, supports the manager. You can expect in return for your dedicated hard work well-established and organized processes, stable workplace, attractive salary and benefit package, multicultural team.

In this role you will have the following accountabilities:

  • Booking the non-Purchase Order and Purchase Order based invoices to ledger through our system
  • Checking and booking of Employee expense claims
  • Process and check Payment runs
  • Monthly Intercompany reconciliation
  • Process and booking of Intercompany netting/settlement
  • Control the flow of an invoice in the approval process
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Liaise between the served units, the SSC and the suppliers
  • Support the team in daily operational accounting questions
  • Substitution of the team leader
  • Participate in work allocation, reporting tasks
  • Coordination of on-boardings and helping new joiners
  • Act as first point of contact in case of escalations

Essential skills, knowledge and behaviours

  • College/University degree in Finance or Accounting
  • 2-3 years of experience within general ledger accounting and/or financial controlling
  • Good level of English
  • Experience of working in a complex international manufacturing business is strongly preferred
  • Strong analytical skills, logical thinking
  • Strong problem solving and communication skills
  • Attention to accuracy and detail
  • Ability to meet priorities and deadlines, and to work under time pressure
  • Excel skills and general IT literacy

Why is it a good place to work?

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Work in a brand new „green” office at Corvin-negyed
  • Easy access to workplace – metro line M3, tram 4-6
  • Every Monday is fruit Monday
  • Free weekends – in case of bridge days, the Saturdays are always days-off
  • Flexible working hours
  • Well established, end-to-end processes
  • Home office opportunity – 3 days/week (now it is full time home office)
  • Great team, energetic people
  • Career development opportunity
  • Opportunity of personal growth

How to apply/ contact information:

Be part of our innovative team and shape your future with us!


  • Finance, Accounting
  • Accounting
  • Business Supporting Centres
  • Financial Support

Experience required:

  • 1-3 years professional experience

Required Qualification:

  • College degree

Required language level:

  • English (higher advanced/fit for negotiation)

Employment type:

  • Full time

Job location: