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Fixed Assets Accountant

Employer
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Location
Raleigh, NC
Start date
May 18, 2024

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Discipline
Administration, Accounting
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
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Fixed Assets Accountant
United States - North Carolina - Raleigh

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based bio-pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.

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Inclusion is one of the company’s five core values. That’s because we know that we are stronger and more innovative at Gilead when we are informed by a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide.

When you join Gilead, you join our mission to change the world by enabling people to live healthier and more fulfilling lives. Come join a mission-driven bio-pharmaceutical organization that values inclusion and diversity, has a strong portfolio of products, and is constantly #CreatingPossible

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At Gilead, we're creating a healthier world for all people. For more than 35 years, we've tackled diseases such as HIV, viral hepatitis, COVID-19 and cancer - working relentlessly to develop therapies that help improve lives and to ensure access to these therapies across the globe. We continue to fight against the world's biggest health challenges, and our mission requires collaboration, determination and a relentless drive to make a difference.

Every member of Gilead's team plays a critical role in the discovery and development of life-changing scientific innovations. Our employees are our greatest asset as we work to achieve our bold ambitions, and we're looking for the next wave of passionate and ambitious people ready to make a direct impact.

We believe every employee deserves a great leader. People Leaders are the cornerstone to the employee experience at Gilead and Kite. As a people leader now or in the future, you are the key driver in evolving our culture and creating an environment where every employee feels included, developed and empowered to fulfil their aspirations. Join Gilead and help create possible, together.

Job Description

Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Headquartered in Foster City, California, Gilead has operations in North, South and Central America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. Gilead makes it a priority to increase access to its medicines for people who can benefit from them, regardless of where they live or their economic status.

Position Overview:

The Accountant- Fixed Assets, Global Financial Solutions will be responsible for recording asset additions, depreciation, disposals, and capitalization of construction in progress (CIP) in the US region. In addition, the Accountant will support prepaid transactions, reconciliations, reviews and amortization. The ideal candidate will be proactive, self-motivated, results- oriented, and possess a high attention to detail while able to meet deadlines and manage multiple tasks.

Essential Duties and Job Functions:

  • Review fixed asset supporting documentation and record fixed asset acquisitions and capital projects in the ERP system

  • Review the compilation of project costs in the CIP accounts, and reconcile the CIP accounts to the general ledger monthly

  • Provide accounting support to Functional FP&A Analysts for any questions relating to capitalization rules

  • Review account coding on Purchase Orders for Capital Spending prior to management approval

  • Monitor the closure of CIP projects, once the related projects have been completed

  • Run monthly depreciation in the ERP system, review for reasonableness, and post to the general ledger

  • Reconcile the balance in the fixed asset sub-ledger to the general ledger

  • Maintain SOX controls, desktop procedures for capital assets and intercompany

  • Recommend any updates to accounting policies related to fixed assets as appropriate

  • Prepare fixed asset schedules for Internal Audit, SOX, and SEC teams, and respond to inquiries

  • Perform GL account analysis, and account reconciliations for the fixed asset area

  • Complete annual and ad hoc impairment review of the fixed assets

  • Support for prepaid transactions, reconciliation, reviews, and amortization.

    Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Degree and Six Years Experience OR Associate's Degree and Five Years Experience OR Bachelor's Degree and Four Years Experience OR Masters Degree and Two Years Experience

  • Working knowledge of SAP

  • Must be able to apply accounting knowledge to day-to-day operations and assigned projects

  • Strong technical expertise in area of responsibility

  • Ability to identify trends through analysis of various data

  • Proficiency with Microsoft tools (Excel, Outlook, and Word)

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment, meeting deadlines in an accurate and timely manner

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Experience in process development and process improvement

    The salary range for this position is: $90,695.00 - $117,370.00. Gilead considers a variety of factors when determining base compensation, including experience, qualifications, and geographic location. These considerations mean actual compensation will vary. This position may also be eligible for a discretionary annual bonus, discretionary stock-based long-term incentives (eligibility may vary based on role), paid time off, and a benefits package. Benefits include company-sponsored medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans*.

    For additional benefits information, visit:

    https://www.gilead.com/careers/compensation-benefits-and-wellbeing

    * Eligible employees may participate in benefit plans, subject to the terms and conditions of the applicable plans.

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    As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact ApplicantAccommodations@gilead.com for assistance.

    For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view the 'Know Your Rights' poster.

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    Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team.

    Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion.

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  • Company

    Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes innovative therapeutics in areas of unmet medical need. The company's mission is to advance the care of patients suffering from life-threatening diseases worldwide. Headquartered in Foster City, California, Gilead has operations in North America, Europe and Australia.
     

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    333 Lakeside Drive
    Foster City
    California
    94404
    US

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