STS Specialist (1 year contract)

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 weeks ago


Job Description

Our company’s Business Shared Centers (BSCs), located across three regions (Americas, Europe, and Asia), are responsible for the timely and efficient delivery of standardized, global financial processes. The BSC – Business Service Center – Europe in Prague, Czech Republic will be responsible for the execution and delivery of a broad range of financial services and processes across our company’s business divisions and markets for the Europe region.

  • Accounts payables: Invoice processing and invoice resolution

  • Employee Expense Management

  • Payments

  • Purchasing

  • Primary responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Investigate, capture, and record all complex queries

  • Support and oversee the operational activities of our third-party service provider on a daily basis

  • Collaboration with the rest of the team to ensure effective support for the entire region being supported

  • Offer flexibility in supporting different processes in STS when necessary

  • Resolve customer queries in the areas of procurement, accounts payable and employee expense management inquiries

  • Communicate with internal business customers

  • Manage issues proactively in conjunction with internal stakeholders where necessary to achieve satisfactory solutions in a timely manner

  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures in line with SOX requirements and supports company mission, values and standards of ethics and integrity

  • Provide internal trainings to other team members or key stakeholders

  • Identify, propose, and implement process improvement through daily problem resolution

  • Effectively manage and prioritize workload efficiently and accurately while promoting a positive customer service culture

  • Education & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance

  • Minimum of 2 year of experience in a finance or accounting department of a multinational company preferred

  • Experience from administration or customer service

  • Business-level English required, additional languages spoken is an advantage

  • Experience working with Case/Ticket Management Software

  • SAP experience is key

  • Experience with SRM or CMM is an advantage

  • Experience working in an organization providing services across multiple markets or geographies

  • Skill Requirements:

  • Strong customer focus orientation

  • Intermediate to Advanced PC skills (MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint) required

  • Experience with Spotfire is an advantage

  • Works effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, under pressure and with a high degree of professionalism

  • Having a “can-do” attitude

  • Team player with a focus on collaboration

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organization skills required

  • Good presenting skills with desire to improve

  • Demonstrated commitment to education and professional development

  • Ability to operate independently and navigate through change or uncertainty

  • Problem solving and analytical skills with a proactive management style to implement new processes

  • Possess a high degree of integrity and personal ethics in implementing corporate policies and procedures

  • Who we are…

    We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Rahway, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world’s most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.

    What we look for…

    Imagine getting up in the morning for a job as important as helping to save and improve lives around the world. Here, you have that opportunity. You can put your empathy, creativity, digital mastery, or scientific genius to work in collaboration with a diverse group of colleagues who pursue and bring hope to countless people who are battling some of the most challenging diseases of our time. Our team is constantly evolving, so if you are among the intellectually curious, join us—and start making your impact today.

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