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Accounting Manager

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    114955439
Amgen

Job ID: R-86850
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Job Summary

Amgen is searching for an Accounting Manager on its Global Accounting team supporting our US Sales and Operating Expense accounting areas. This role will report to the Director, Global Accounting, and will be located in Thousand Oaks, CA.

This Accounting Manager will play a key role in executing on accounting and reporting activities and ensuring compliance in the areas under US Sales and Operating Expenses for newly acquired products.

Primary responsibilities will include the following:
  • Manage the accounting for US sales and operating expenses for recently acquired products including the accounting for customer discounts and returns.
  • Interact and work cross-functionally with various Finance teams to execute processes to account for transactions that occur outside of typical company processes.
  • Perform account reconciliations to ensure that amounts recorded agree to cash received.
  • Preparation or review and approval of financial schedules such as footnote disclosures, close reporting deliverables, and providing support for other ad hoc schedules, as needed
  • Manage and/or support additional routine accounting items based on US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  • Execute financial controls over transactions to ensure Sarbanes-Oxley controls are executed in accordance with company policies.


Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree

OR

Master's degree and3 years of Finance experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and5 years of Finance experience

OR

Associate's degree and 10 years of Finance experience

OR
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Finance experience
AND
Previous managerial experience directly managing people and/or experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources

Preferred Qualifications
  • 4+ years of corporate or public accounting experience
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Audit or Big 4 Public Accounting experience
  • Comprehensive accounting knowledge on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Strong written, verbal communication, and presentation skills and be able to bridge culture differences
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and ability to multi-task and establish priorities
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in SAP ECC and BCS Consolidations Systems
  • Experience with SAP and BW, Hyperion, EDW applications
  • Industry Experience


Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-86850<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/><b>Job Summary</b><br><br>Amgen is searching for an Accounting Manager on its Global Accounting team supporting our US Sales and Operating Expense accounting areas. This role will report to the Director, Global Accounting, and will be located in Thousand Oaks, CA.<br><br>This Accounting Manager will play a key role in executing on accounting and reporting activities and ensuring compliance in the areas under US Sales and Operating Expenses for newly acquired products.<br><br>Primary responsibilities will include the following:<br><ul><li>Manage the accounting for US sales and operating expenses for recently acquired products including the accounting for customer discounts and returns.</li><li>Interact and work cross-functionally with various Finance teams to execute processes to account for transactions that occur outside of typical company processes.</li><li>Perform account reconciliations to ensure that amounts recorded agree to cash received.</li><li>Preparation or review and approval of financial schedules such as footnote disclosures, close reporting deliverables, and providing support for other ad hoc schedules, as needed</li><li>Manage and/or support additional routine accounting items based on US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.</li><li>Execute financial controls over transactions to ensure Sarbanes-Oxley controls are executed in accordance with company policies.</li></ul><br><br><b>Basic Qualifications</b><br><br>Doctorate degree<br><br>OR<br><br>Master's degree and3 years of Finance experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Bachelor's degree and5 years of Finance experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate's degree and 10 years of Finance experience<br><br>OR<br>High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Finance experience<br>AND<br>Previous managerial experience directly managing people and/or experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications</b><br><ul><li>4+ years of corporate or public accounting experience</li><li>Certified Public Accountant (CPA)</li><li>Audit or Big 4 Public Accounting experience</li><li>Comprehensive accounting knowledge on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)</li><li>Strong written, verbal communication, and presentation skills and be able to bridge culture differences</li><li>Excellent analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills</li><li>Ability to work independently and ability to multi-task and establish priorities</li><li>Strong project management skills</li><li>Strong leadership skills</li></ul><ul><li>Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint</li><li>Proficient in SAP ECC and BCS Consolidations Systems</li><li>Experience with SAP and BW, Hyperion, EDW applications</li><li>Industry Experience</li></ul><br><br>Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.<br><br>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/yg7XY5Fbrkg2ckAdFGNVO"> <p>PI114955439</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-30 Expires: 2019-11-30

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