Senior Accountant (Collaboration)

Rensselaer, New York, US
Jul 13, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary: Responsible for accounting and financial activities for collaborations in connection with the Company's biopharmaceutical manufacturing operations in Rensselaer, New York.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Contributes to reporting actual results for operations including revenue, statistical entries, variances and other relevant metrics.

• Assists with all audit requests from internal and external auditors as it relates to collaborations.

• Tracks and calculates deferred inventory and COGS activity for collaboration products.

• Liaison with the Company's corporate accounting department (monthly/quarterly close).

• Reviews budget/forecast v. actual results and interacts with Finance department on variance analysis and forecasting.

• Recording and reconciliation of inter-company activity.

• Assists in accounting for various financial reports for our collaborators.

• Prepares cost to manufacturing drugs as it relates to collaboration products.

• Assists in developing and enhancing internal controls and written policies & procedures as well as ensuring all proper internal controls are in place in conformity with Sarbanes-Oxley.

• Reconciles collaborator inventories quarterly.

• Participates in a variety of special projects and compiles a variety of special reports as assigned.

Knowledge and Skills:

• Proficient in Excel

• Working knowledge of Oracle OPS is a plus

• Strong ability to adapt to a changing environment

• Ability to maintain integrity and honesty at all times

• Ability to communicate with transparency

• Continuously drive to improve processes for improved performance

• Demonstrate respectful behavior at all times

• Makes quality decisions with limited supervision

• Builds strong working relationships cross-functionally

• Communicates with transparency and active listening
Education and Experience:

• Requires BS/BA in Accounting (or similar) with a minimum of 5+ years of relevant inter-company accounting experience, preferably in public accounting or a manufacturing environment.

• MBA or CPA preferred.

• Experience in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.