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Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Job Description


  • Oversee monthly close process through preparation and review of journal entries, account reconciliations, and supporting schedules, includes performing account analysis, investigation and issue resolution
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and income statement analysis to provide understanding and account knowledge to assist with budgeting and forecasting
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements in accordance with both US GAAP and foreign statutory requirements
  • Assist management in streamlining the close process systematically to improve the quality of deliverables to meet required deadlines
  • Participate in the year-end financial statement audit through preparation and review of audit work papers, effectively communicate and manage auditor requests and inquiries, and prepare the audit report support file
  • Assist management with special projects that require proficient written, analytical and computer skills
  • Research accounting pronouncements and implement appropriate steps to comply with accounting guidance
  • Supervise, train, and mentor staff to develop strong analytical and communication skills
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications and participating in professional organizations

Job Requirements


Required Skills:

  • Self-motivated, results driven, detail oriented, ability to handle a fast-paced environment;
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, excellent computer skills with a strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel;
  • Strong leadership skills, high degree of professionalism, works well in a team environment;
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA preferred; and
  • 4-6 years experience, 2 years in Public Accounting required.

EO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vets

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology
Required Travel Not Specified
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Senior Accountant

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