Senior Staff Accountant

Nova Biomedical - Waltham, MA (30+ days ago)

Nova Biomedical is looking for a Senior Staff Accountant to join our finance team. In this role, you will ensure the financial and management reporting within the company is reliable, that the accounting books and records are accurate and complete, and that financial transactions are properly recorded, classified and summarized. This is a great opportunity for an accountant with a CPA (or on the track) to take on a supervisory role and join a stable, growing medical device company. This role is both general ledger and technical accounting research. Waltham, MA is both the headquarters and manufacturing facility.

Essential Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Oversee the timely financial closing cycle and prepare consolidated financial statements
Prepares the elimination calculations and entries for the consolidation of Nova’s ten subsidiaries and three variable interest entities.
Perform technical accounting research and prepare memos summarizing conclusions for new sales arrangements and partnerships
Review General Ledger activity for accuracy, completeness, and reasonableness, interpreting trends or deviations and making recommendations for corrective action.
Manage balance sheet review meetings quarterly to identify issues and verify propriety of general ledger accounts
Manage accounting intern for daily cash reporting and select balance sheet account analysis
Monitors equity activities including the tracking and valuation of stock option grants and the amortization of deferred compensation
Prepares workpapers and schedules for the year end external financial statement audit
Supervise an Accounting Intern

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting; Master’s degree is a plus.
4-6+ years experience in general ledger or financial reporting.
CPA (or on the track) with strong aptitude to research technical accounting matters
A dedicated, self motivated person that is ambitious, creative and energetic. A professional who has the ability to adapt to the needs of a rapidly changing environment
Should have good working knowledge of MS Office applications and ERP systems, SAP experience preferred
Highlights of benefits offered to Nova Biomedical employees include Blue Cross Blue Shield medical plan, tuition reimbursement, matching 401K, delicious and company subsidized cafeteria and an innovative scholarship program for children of employees.