Senior Accountant

Medpace Cincinnati , OH 45201

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Medpace is a scientifically-driven, global, full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO) providing Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Medpace's mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its high-science and disciplined operating approach. We leverage local regulatory and deep therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Medpace employs approximately 3,200 people across 36 countries.

Job Summary

Our corporate activities are growing rapidly, and we are currently seeking a full-time, office-based Accountant to join our Finance & Accounting team. This position will work on a team to accomplish tasks and projects that are instrumental to the company's success. If you want an exciting career where you use your previous expertise and can develop and grow your career even further, then this is the opportunity for you.

Responsibilities

  • Perform monthly close activities to ensure timely and accurate reporting; includes preparing and posting monthly journal entries, account reconciliations, account analysis and investigation, issue resolution and coordination with other team members within the global finance team

  • Manage foreign external accountants and other service providers to comply with financial reporting requirements, deadlines, and global processes

  • Participate in the year-end financial statement audit through preparation of audit work papers and effectively responding to specific requests and inquiries from the external audit team

  • Assist in the enhancement, development, and implementation of process initiatives related to month-end close, financial reporting, business operations and process improvement

  • Lead various special projects that provide a better understanding of the company's business and operations and improves US GAAP and foreign statutory compliance

Qualifications

  • Very detailed oriented, highly motivated, strong analytical skills, proficient computer skills specifically in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook

  • High degree of professionalism

  • Works well in a team environment, focused on career growth and development

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA or MBA preferred

  • 3+ years of related experience required

Why Medpace?

When you join Medpace, you become part of a team dedicated to supporting the development of ground breaking drugs and devices. Our employees provide hope for those living with debilitating diseases. We invite you to be a part of something that is impacting millions of people around the globe while enjoying a competitive total compensation and benefits package and internal growth opportunities.

Awards

  • Medpace Named a Top Cincinnati Workplace for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 by the Cincinnati Enquirer

  • Winner of the ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Award in 2018

  • Recognized with six CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine

  • Eagle Award winner - which recognizes outstanding leadership, professionalism, integrity, and dedication to advancing the clinical research profession through strong site partnerships

What to Expect Next

We look forward to receiving your application. A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.

EO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vets

  • WARNING: Please beware of phishing scams that offer opportunities with Medpace in exchange for sending money. These scammers pose as legitimate employees from actual companies. Please be advised that a Medpace employee will never ask you for a credit card, send you a check, or ask you for any type of payment as part of consideration for a role with our company. All of our careers require that you first complete an online application and go through some sort of interview process.
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Accountant

American Modern Insurance Group

Posted 9 months ago

VIEW JOBS 8/8/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-11-06T00:00 Job Description Want to be part of a company that is seeking to partner with insurance startups who are disrupting the industry and changing the way consumers experience insurance? * Do you enjoy working in a collaborative environment that requires constant adaptability and a desire to learn? * Do you seek out opportunities to affect change in a big way? * Do you thrive in challenging situations? * Do you find yourself living a life of "organized chaos" most days? If this sounds familiar, Munich Re Digital Partners (MRDP) might be the perfect fit for you! The Company Digital Partners (DP) was established at a time when digitalization is beginning to change the face of the insurance industry. DP partners with disruptors who are changing the way insurance is experienced by customers. DP's clients are digital insurance start-ups. These are creative technology companies, but not necessarily equipped with a profound knowledge of insurance. They are making use of new technology and a better understanding of consumer expectations to increase efficiency in the insurance industry. The Opportunity This position is responsible for helping to create and perform the accounting and finance processes for Digital Partners' U.S. operations. This position will be working closely with and help manage third party vendors performing back office functions such as accounting and MGA/TPA services. The position will also work closely with our insurtech and reinsurance partners to monitor data reporting and cash flows. Digital Partners is a newly formed Munich Re entity, so the position will allow for the candidate to make an immediate impact helping to create the accounting and finance processes and infrastructure from the ground up without existing legacy issues. The position will work on a small accounting and finance team with high visibility across the organization and will have many roles that require preparation of accounting and finance work. Knowledge of U.S. Statutory Accounting Principles and IFRS is preferred in order to coordinate the accounting and reporting between third party service providers, U.S. affiliated entities, the ultimate parent company, and the various Digital Partner entities. Responsibilities include: * Develop, maintain, and review business partners processes around reinsurance deals to ensure proper reporting (data reporting of premium/claims/billings, cash flow, and reconciliations) * Understand and execute reinsurance deals for both assumed and ceded business. * Review journal entries and financial transations from third party service providers and report to the Munich Re general ledger for P&C insurance carriers * Record journal entries, prepare financial statements, and report results for Digital Partners Holding Corporation * Complete quarterly and annual reporting to Munich Re including IFRS, Solvency II, and investment reporting * Assist with monthly and quarterly accounting tasks including account/partner reconciliations, fixed asset tracking, and recording insurance business * Provide support during the internal and external audits * Develop and maintain compliance with internal controls over financial information and operations including account reconciliations * Manage the third party service providers and review the annual and quarterly regulatory filings (Yellow Books) for the P&C companies to ensure accuracy * Assist with the creation of the accounting infrastructure and systems and establish department processes and best practices * Help create the annual forecast, quarterly forecast updates, and develop the annual long range financial planning process for Digital Partners U.S. operations * Prepare ad hoc analyses and presentations of results, plans, forecasts and expenses for Digital Partners management Qualifications Qualified applicants will possess the following: * CPA with 3+ years of experience * Public accounting experience preferred * Working knowledge of IFRS and U.S. Statutory Accounting Principles * Working knowledge of designing, implementing and monitoring internal controls * Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) * Proficient working within a General Ledger operating system(s) and working with data retrieval tools * Ability to analyze data, identify trends and anomalies, and effectively communicate the findings * Strong financial analysis skills * Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to influence without direct authority * Strong team orientation, collaborating with co-workers and clients to develop and implement solutions * Excellent communication and presentation skills (written and oral) * Agility and ability to work in ambiguous situations * Strategic thinking and planning capabilities with strong insurance business acumen * Results-oriented - demonstrates self-motivation and creativity * Willing to travel up to 10% as needed Employment Type Full Time American Modern Insurance Group Cincinnati OH

Senior Accountant

Medpace