Associate Director, Accounting Services

at Incyte Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. Incyte is committed to the rigorous pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value.
The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules.
Job Summary (Primary function)
This position is responsible for day-to-day accounting, monthly reconciliations and internal financial reporting.
Essential Functions of the Job (Key responsibilities)
Manage team of accountants (2) performing month-end close activities in Commercial, Research & Development and General & Administrative areas.
Enhance and further develop standardized accrual process.
Review and approve journal entries and various balance sheet account reconciliations.
Assist in technical accounting review and documentation.
Serve as primary liaison with European accounting team.
Manage external auditor quarterly reviews and annual audit requests.
Assist with Form 10-Q and 10-K disclosure requests.
Prepare invoices for collaborative partnership agreements.
Participate in special projects as needed.
Qualifications (Minimal acceptable level of education, work experience, and competency)
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field and CPA preferred.
Minimum 10 years relevant finance/accounting experience.
Pharmaceutical industry experience, required.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Detail oriented and highly organized.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Skilled in time management and the ability to prioritize tasks.
Solid understanding of GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley 404.
Ability to use various accounting software applications (SAP/Hyperion).

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required.
Incyte Corporation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
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Job Posting: 973996

Posted On: May 19, 2022

Updated On: Jun 05, 2022