Senior Accountant

Job Identification Number

427

Location

New York, New York

Salary

Commensurate

Job Type

Permanent

Job Category

Accounting and Finance


Overview

Our client, a fast growing company in the biotech/pharmaceutical space is looking to bring on a Senior Accountant to join their team.  This position will work with Controller and will work will all general accounting functions.

Specific responsibilities include:

• Perform general accounting functions as assigned, including prepare, post and reconcile transactions for various general ledger accounts, payroll, and accounts payable
• Perform month end account reconciliations
• Ensure prepared accounting records are properly maintained in the general ledgers
• Prepare information requested by external auditors
• Identify and implement process and performance improvements
• Special projects as needed

Key Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • 6-12 years of experience
  • Working knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry
  • CPA or parts passed a plus
  • Knowledge of Excel and ERP systems