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Senior Accountant

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Job Details
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Company Name
Corteva Agriscience
Physical Address

Wilmington, DE 19806
Job Description


Corteva Agriscience, is looking for a Senior Accountant located in Wilmington, DE.


This position is responsible for a wide variety of accounting tasks within Capital Management’s Business Services team. This position reports to the Manager of Business Services. The scope of this role may expand to include more complex tasks based on the demonstrated competencies and capacity of the incumbent.


The successful candidate will be expected to work with minimal supervision and will be held accountable for the following tasks:

+ Prepare monthly accounting entries, general ledger closings and account reconciliations.

+ Perform monthly legal entity reporting to Corporate Finance.

+ Prepare monthly Gross Receipts tax reporting and annual Tax Bulletins for Corporate Tax.

+ Obtain daily bank activity, prepare wire or ACH payment requests, and record transactions in QuickBooks and subsidiary ledgers.

+ Prepare and post monthly reports to Capital Management’s Business Services’ SharePoint databases (e.g., monthly Expenses Report, Department Budgets, Travel Reports, Top Vendor Reports).

+ Prepare Management Fee billings in compliance with client Investment Management Agreements.

+ Assist with preparing the annual Budget and Profit Objective.

+ Perform soft dollar brokerage accounting, budgeting and quarterly reporting (including client commission arrangement reporting).

+ Manage proxy voting control and reporting governance via liaison with the firm’s proxy voting service provider.

+ Maintain Capital Management’s Time Reporting System and train new-users.

+ Complete ad hoc requests and special projects (e.g., CIEBA survey).


+ Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field

+ CPA preferred

+ Public Accounting experience preferred

+ Minimum of 6 years’ work experience reflecting increases in responsibilities over time

+ Demonstrated flexibility to meet the needs of the business

+ Excellent written and oral communications skills

+ Internal or external audit experience

+ Experience in the investment management industry preferred but not required

+ Excellent organizational and prioritization skills

+ Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work with minimum supervision

+ Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office (strong Excel skills are essential) and experience with QuickBooks is preferred

+ Individual must be very detail oriented

+ Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, sometimes under tight time constraints

Corteva Agriscience ™, the world’s first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what’s right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future.


Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit:
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