General Accounting Analyst, Integrated Accounting Services EU

Recruiter
Covance
Location
Sofia, Bulgaria
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
13 Jun 2021
Closes
16 Jun 2021
Ref
65310
Job role
Accountant
Job Overview:

At Labcorp we believe in harnessing science for human good. And so we work day and night, around the world, to deliver answers for all your health questions-whether you're a provider, drug developer, hospital, medical researcher or patient. That means everything from advancing diagnostic testing, to helping launch new drugs, to offering new perspectives through data, all drawing from a deep well of scientific expertise. So when you need trusted information to make clear, confident health decisions, consider us your source.

Our finance team in Sofia, Bulgaria is growing and we want to appoint an Accounting Analyst. The Accounting Analyst will prepare monthly financial reports, quarterly SEC schedules and other financial schedules or analyses as assigned , but not limited to the following:

  • Perform regular general ledger responsibilities including journal entries, review of expenses, accruals, etc. and complete monthly account reconciliations and resolution of outstanding items, with the flexibility to work across time zones
  • Assist with month-end closing activities and escalate delays as needed
  • Assist with the completion of work requirements for all external, internal, and special audits
  • Report monthly metrics to management and provide explanations related to variances in financial statement analyses
  • Be able to lead in group discussions and present feedback to management
  • Make recommendations for improvements in processes and/or quality of information reported and assists with implementation of action plans
  • Perform other related duties or special projects as assigned
Education/Qualifications:
  • Minimum - Bachelor's degree in accounting, or equivalent number of years of experience
  • Preferred - CPA and advanced accounting degree
Experience:
  • 1 - 3 years of business experience within Accounting with increasing responsibility
  • Professional certification (CPA) and advanced Accounting degree preferred
  • Adhere to a pro-active approach, with the ability to problem solve, and interact professionally with internal and external clients in order to meet everyone's needs in an effective and timely manner
  • Demonstrate ability to plan, multi-task and prioritize
  • Proficient in Excel and Word (intermediate level)
  • Previous experience with ERP system (PeopleSoft preferred)
  • Problem solving skills
  • Experience working with a global team
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of US GAAP principles and internal control environments
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working with large amounts of data