Senior Technical Systems Accountant

Location
Rensselaer, NY, United States
Posted
Aug 05, 2019
Ref
16453BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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 systems activities 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:

• Maintains Oracle OPM/Order Management Systems including pricelists, shipping networks, standard cost recipes, and account derivation rules

• Identifies opportunities, leads, and implements automation and efficiency projects within the accounting department

• Resolves day-to-day system related issues: Oracle General Ledger, OTL, OPM, etc.

• Investigates automation and technology opportunities, such as use of data-warehousing and robotics

• Representative for the accounting group for any systems conversions and testing required

• Liaison with the Company's local and corporate IT departments, meeting regularly with IT teams to champion automation and projects

• 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 as they relate to systems

• Participates in a variety of special projects and compiles a variety of special reports as required and requested

• Responsible for training staff on processes and procedures as required

Knowledge and Skills:

• Strong ability to breakdown information, analyze it, and communicate results

• Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and assignments and meet deadlines in a dynamic environment

• Excellent written and verbal communications skills are mandatory

• Strong team player who interacts effectively with others, has the ability to think independently, proactively propose solutions, and wants to be challenged and grow

• Strong organizational abilities and attention to detail are a necessity

Education and Experience:

• Requires BS/BA in Accounting (or similar) with a minimum of 5+ years of relevant accounting experience with ERP systems, preferably in a manufacturing environment; MBA or CPA preferred.

• Experience in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology manufacturing environment and knowledge of Oracle OPM and Order Management is a plus, in addition to advanced Excel skills.

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.

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