• Senior Accountant , Technical Accounting Jobs in United States Of America - 25677930

  • Clarivate Analytics
  • United States Of America, Usa
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  • 2 - 4 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Clarivate Analytics clients are the trailblazers and risk takers who come up with life-changing ideas Were looking for our own trailblazers to help us keep providing clients some of the worlds most trusted brands, spanning scientific and academic research, patent analytics, pharmaceutical and biotech intelligence and IP management

Were an independent owned company with a rich heritage and a bold entrepreneurial mission If youre excited by the thought of helping people and organizations go from new ideas to life-changing innovations faster, were excited to consider you for a position at Clarivate

The Senior Accountant of Technical Accounting and Policy will be responsible for technical accounting research related to transactions and new accounting and reporting requirements The responsibilities include efforts to implement new processes and procedures related to new or updated accounting guidance or disclosure requirements This role will assist in the administration of the Corporate Policies and Procedures for a global network of entities, manage proposed changes to policies and proactively design and implement solutions to address accounting guidance and mitigate control deficiencies, as well as contribute to the drafting of external reporting in areas of technical accounting This position reports to the Director of External Reporting

More specific responsibilities include

Develop policies and procedures to ensure dissemination and consistency of accounting policy globally Ensure proper publication and review of accounting policy Publish all final accounting policies and related documentation requirements (including checklists) Ensure that all supporting documentation maintained for each policy area is complete and up to date Work with regional management to ensure appropriate procedures are maintained by each business unit to support the corporate accounting policy
Assist in documentation and review of new transactions to ensure compliance with applicable US GAAP and IFRS regulations
Conduct research and document conclusions on specific accounting matters Assist Director of External Reporting in researching financial reporting requirements under US GAAP, IFRS and SEC requirements Prepare and review new and emerging accounting issues Liaise with the external reporting team to develop appropriate interim and annual disclosures to comply with these new accounting issues
Review procedures performed at all business divisions (where applicable) to ensure consistency in applications company-wide Develop and implement training programs applied across the Company Coordinate to administer training programs with employees
Participate, as needed, in the integration of any acquisitions and establish accounting policy processes for newly acquired companies
Participate in a deals desk review of revenue contracts and communicate recognition expectations to the business for existing and potential contracts
Draft and review disclosures in US GAAP and IFRS for inclusion in internal and external reporting and presentations
Complete special projects as needs arise

Experience & Education

Bachelors degree in accounting and a CPA are required
Approximately 2-4 years of accounting experience; Big 4 public accounting experience preferred
Strong technical knowledge of accounting principles, financial disclosure requirements, and techniques, including SEC rules and regulations
Extensive experience in the preparation and presentation of financial statements under guidelines established by the SEC, IFRS and US GAAP, including a solid foundation of the financial statement close processes
Familiar with revenue recognition and lease accounting standard preferred
Proficiency in MS Office Suite including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Powerpoint
Strong understanding of an effective and efficient internal control environment
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with all levels of the organization

In addition to the necessary skills and experience to perform the responsibilities outlined above, there are a number of traits that a successful candidate will possess

Self-starting personality; ability to prioritize and manage multiple responsibilities simultaneously; ability to work independently and make decisions
Ability to work effectively in a team environment in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment
Very strong drive, dedication and work ethic
Able to meet tight deadlines on multiple priorities
Strong people management and conflict management skills
Strong organization and problem-solving skills
Detail-oriented, process-oriented, control-oriented
Highest level of integrity

It is the policy of Clarivate to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law In addition, Clarivate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Hardware/Networking, Telecom
Functional Area : Accounting/Tax/Company Secretary/Audit
Role : Chartered Accountant/CPA
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 15th Jul 2020

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