General Accounting Analyst/ Accounts Receivable

Date:  Nov 22, 2021
Division:  Central Services (40000003)

Shelton, US

Requisition ID:  3852

The Comet Group is a globally leading, innovative technology company based in Switzerland with a focus on plasma control and x-ray technology. With premium high-tech components and systems, we enable our customers to both enhance the quality of their products and make their manufacturing more efficient and eco-friendly. Our innovative solutions are in demand in the semiconductor and electronics market, the aerospace and automobile industry and in security inspection.


Headquartered in Flamatt, Switzerland, the Comet Group has a presence in all world markets. We employ about 1,300 people worldwide, including approximately 500 in Switzerland. Besides production facilities in China, Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, Malaysia and the USA, we maintain various other subsidiaries in the USA, China, Japan and Korea. Comet (COTN) is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Prepares and posts journal entries to SAP general ledger.
  • Reconciles general and subsidiary bank accounts by gathering and balancing information.
  • Applies customer payments and reconciles accounts receivable throughout the month.
  • Review open accounts for collection efforts.
  • Communicate with CSS (Customer Solutions Specialist) about billing discrepancies and questions.
  • Manage the Revenue reconciliation process from the accounting standpoint.
  • Manage and maintain the unbilled reconciliation.
  • Identify issues attributing to account delinquency and discuss them with management.
  • Supports a complete, accurate, and timely closing process.
  • Supports liquidity forecast process for AR related activity.
  • Aged Receivable reporting.
  • Supports special projects for process improvement and betterment of AR metrics.
  • Perform additional duties, including ad hoc projects, as assigned by the Accounting Manager.


Experience Requirements:


  • SAP experience is a MUST.
  • General to advanced Excel skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced team environment
  • Ability to multi-task various projects to hard deadlines, including prioritizing and time-managing recurring duties and ad hoc tasks as they arise



Data protection and confidentiality
We take data protection seriously. “COMET AG” and software partner SAP have taken the necessary organizational and technical measures to ensure the confidentiality of your application. All HR personnel and umantis employees have a duty to maintain confidentiality with respect to personal data as part of their employment contract. Automatic 128-bit encryption ensures that your data is transmitted securely. The processing of your data complies with general data security standards based on the latest technology.

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury