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Associate Accountant

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Radiometer Brea , CA 92821

Posted 4 months ago

We are seeking an Associate Accountant who will support the Finance Department and company leadership team by managing key accounting responsibilities. The Associate Accountant will be well-versed in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and be able to work in a detailed oriented fast-paced environment. The Associate Accountant will assist in the monthly and annual close process including preparing journal entries, account reconciliations and schedules as a part of a global organization. Position will work directly with the Accounting Manager to assist with monthly financial statement preparation and closing, including journal entries, general ledger review and financial statement comparisons and analysis.


  • Prepare and post journal entries

  • Prepare monthly accruals

  • Manage key aspects of the month end closing process

  • Review and update accounting policies and internal controls

  • Assist Accounting Manager with internal audits

  • Reconcile general ledger accounts and intercompany accounts

  • Support financial control and SOX testing for compliance

  • Analyze financial data and prepare financial reports for senior leadership team

  • Support management through data collection, analysis and special projects

  • Analyze and calculate sales commission payments

  • Manage key business systems and develop custom reports

  • Responding to inquiries and providing support to multiple departments across the business make recommendations in all areas for process improvement

  • Regularly analyze payroll reports

  • Assist leading special team projects

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree (in Accounting) and a minimum of 5 years accounting experience in a related field.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational and detail implementation skills

  • Financial modeling a plus

  • Attention to details and problem solving

  • Attention to deadlines

  • Knowledge of US GAAP and Revenue Recognition principles a plus

  • Experience in Sarbanes Oxley Internal Controls

  • Leadership skills

  • Excellent time management skills

  • CPA Preferred

  • Master degree preferred

  • Public Accounting audit experience preferred

  • Strong Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills. Experience with Access

  • Must be self-motivating with a positive outlook and focused on quality work. Plan day in an organized manner and pays attention to details and accuracy.

  • Ability to collect information, identify and diagnose problems.

  • Ability to work independently

  • Must be comfortable communicating with upper management and internal departments.

At Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page

Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values. Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

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Associate Accountant

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