Business expansion
Polnocny; Pomorskie; Gdanski
Location of affected unit(s)
Professional Services
Professional Legal And Technical Acconuting Activities
Legal And Accounting Activities
69.2 - Accounting, bookkeeping and auditing activities; tax consultancy

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
23 March 2012
Employment effect (start)
1 October 2012
Foreseen end date
30 June 2014


On 23 March 2012, the German chemical and pharmaceutical group Bayer announced its plans to hire 200 people at the Finance and Accounting Center in Gdańsk, which is expected to be operational in October 2012.Edgar Geyer, financial and accounting director, revealed that the Gdańsk investment is a part of global reorganization within the group.

The center will provide back office services to units located in Central and Eastern Europe (the second Bayer center, which operates in the West Europe area, is located in Spain).The company is looking for experienced accountants with foreign language skills.

Bayer is a global chemical and pharmaceutical company founded in 1863 in Germany. The company employs about 112,000 people around the world. In Poland Bayer has been operating since 1991.


  • 23 March 2012: Rzeczpospolita ()


Eurofound (2012), Bayer, Business expansion in Poland, factsheet number 73552, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/73552.