Senior Accountant

  • White Plains, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

Leading Pharmaceutical Client in Westchester County, NY

Job Description

Senior Accountant

Pharmaceuticals

White Plains, NY

70-75K + bonus

 

Job Description:

 

-   Contribute to and enforce all financial policies, procedures and control   measures to insure all U.S. based expenditures are identified, controlled,   tracked, reported and analyzed in a timely manner, in accordance with U.S.   GAAP, SOX and company policies.
 
  - Participate in the financial closing process.
 
  - Contribute to the reporting of actual results to Corporate office via   Oracle system.
 
  - Manage general ledger sub-ledger accounts and the related account   reconciliations.
 
  - Manage the capital appropriation process and the fixed asset system.
 
  - Document and enforce all internal control policies and procedures.
 
  - Prepare monthly projections and annual budgets of select P&L, balance   sheet and cash flow items.
 
  - Participate on cross-functional project teams.
 
  - Be customer focused.
 
  Qualifications:
  4 year degree in Accounting. Prefer CPA and/or Master’s Degree in Business   Administration or Finance.
 
  - 4 – 6 years’ experience in accounting and reporting.
 
  - Experience with month and year end financial closing and reporting.
 
  - Working knowledge of Sarbanes Oxley, and a strong grasp of establishing and   maintaining an effective internal control environment.
 
  - Strong analytical skills with a business prospective.
 
  - Industry experience with a company that manufactures, sells, and   inventories products.
 
  - Strong understanding of accounting principles and procedures.
 
  - Capable of analyzing and resolving complex accounting issues.
 
  - Working knowledge of integrated financial systems (i.e. ORACLE), Hyperion.
 
  - Strong PC skills, with proficiencies in the use of MS Office products.
 
  - Excellent oral and written communication skills.
 
  - Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple   priorities.

Qualifications/Work   Experience:

Percent   Travel Required:

10%

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