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Financial Accountant, General Accounting

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Organization: Ortho Clinical Diagnostics
Location: Rochester, NY

The Company: Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (OCD) is a leading provider of in vitro diagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company is a strong, highly competitive organization with approximately 3,800 employees worldwide, and sales, marketing and logistics on six continents. OCD was recently acquired by the Carlyle Group, a highly respected global asset management company, as an independent, freestanding company. With new leadership and accelerated investment in research and development, OCD is well positioned for growth as a leading player in the global diagnostics market, tapping into rising demand for sophisticated medical diagnostic products and services worldwide.

The Career Potential: We are committed to enabling diagnostics to fulfill its vital role in the continuum of care and its importance as the focus of healthcare changes from treating sickness to promoting wellness. To do this we hire people who share this dream and are ready for new adventures. As a valued team member, you will carve your own career path and be part of building this company stronger and better than ever before. You will have access to a broad and exciting array of experiences, opportunities and new directions at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics. More importantly, you will be driving the surge of a whole new direction in important medicine. That’s something we can all take pride in as we take this journey together.

The Opportunity: The Financial Accountant executes the day to day activities supporting general accounting, intercompany, fixed assets and monthly close activities in accordance with service delivery requirements. The candidate would be a member of the newly formed Shared Services Center in Rochester, New York; therefore the role will entail regional coordination and collaboration with North American Finance in a timely and efficient manner.

The Responsibilities: * Support general accounting and monthly close requirements including posting journal entries, recording accruals, and reconciling accounts * Perform Inter-Company accounting activities including invoice generation, reconciliations and settlement * Account for fixed assets including monitoring asset movement and calculating depreciation * Prepare management reports to facilitate decision making * Support OCD countries in meeting reporting, audit and compliance requirements * Perform other work related duties as assigned.


The Individual:

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance is required. * 2+ years of progressive experience in Accounting andor Finance preferred * Accounting Certification Preferred (ACCA, CPA, or equivalent) is preferred. * Must have strong analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills, and attention to detail * Strong written and verbal skills enabling effective communication with all levels of management * Fluent in written and spoken English * Strong organizational skills required to coordinate and manage across multiple organizations, processes and initiatives * Experience working in a Shared Service Center is a plus * Knowledge of US GAAP reporting requirements * Knowledge of SAP is a plus Equal Opportunity: Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Privacy Statement: Your privacy is important to us. By continuing to use our site to apply to this position, you agree to our Candidate Notice, which outlines our privacy policies on information collected during the hiring process.

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