Senior Accountant

94555, Fremont
Apr 30, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Description of Duties:

  • Assist in monthly, quarterly, and annual close procedures.
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations and cash postings.
  • Prepare journal entries and assist in account reconciliations.
  • Manage semi-monthly payroll through ADP, including reporting and compliance.
  • Maintain inventory standard costs and ensure proper reporting and valuation.
  • Track and prepare State & Local business tax returns (e. g. Franchise, Property, Sales & Use).
  • Help ensure that internal controls are operating as designed (SOX).
  • Respond to internal and external audit requests, as required.
  • Participate in special projects and perform other related duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business. 
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience, preferably in biotech/manufacturing environment with product costing experience.
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and experience with SEC regulations.
  • Accounting ERP system experience, preferably QAD.
  • Experience using ADP or similar payroll system and Concur.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with an ability to simultaneously research discrepancies and solve problems.
  • CPA certification preferred and public accounting experience a plus.