Valeant Pharmaceuticals Financial Analyst in O’Fallon, Missouri
Assist organization’s Controller by providing accounting support in the O’Fallon Finance department; duties include performing monthly closing activities, preparing account reconciliations, assisting with budgets, and calculating new item costs and processing new item load sheets.
Assist the organization’s Controller in the development of the budget and forecasts;
Analyze financial results to determine present and future financial performance;
Assist in preparing analysis of month-end results for Senior Management;
Prepare journal entries (general accruals);
Maintain monthly close checklist for Finance team;
Account Reconciliation (i.e. Accounts Payable; Unvouchered account, etc.);
Review accounts for reasonableness and resolve discrepancies;
Work with project manager to determine when project is complete;
Process owner for new product item loads (i.e. calculate costs; communicate and coordinate loads);
Assist with overall review of standard costs;
Assist management with special projects as required.
Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance
Demonstrated analytical proficiency; Posses the ability to understand and correlate complex business issues into simple cause and effect explanations; Excellent formal and informal written and oral communication skills; Willingness to be held accountable for producing accurate information and to perform tasks by the highest ethical standards
Good command of standard MS Office Applications – Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook.
Trained in using PeopleSoft, ERPLx or other ERP systems a plus.
Three or more years work experience in a related position or field.
Prior experience in Manufacturing Cost Accounting; Prior experience with ERPLx and PeopleSoft or similar software systems a plus.
Job ID 7884
Location US - MO - O’Fallon
Pos. Type Full Time