Posted: Monday, October 2, 2017 9:42 AM
For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job. Job Description The Manager of Technical Accounting Operations conducts/oversees technical research and accounting operations in various complex areas. This role is ideal for an accounting professional looking to leverage his/her technical experience while also gaining experience in complex accounting operations and owning sections of SEC filings. He/she will develop working relationships with cross-functional partners and various levels of management. Essential Functions * Act as subject matter expert on US GAAP and accounting policy matters related to capital markets transactions (eg, debt), hedging instruments, share-based compensation, share repurchases, investments and other complex transactions * Manage monthly, quarterly and year-end close activities for assigned accounts (review journal entries and account reconciliations) * Prepare balance sheet variance explanations * Prepare SEC reporting schedules (statement of shareholders equity, statement of comprehensive income, debt footnote, etc.) * Work closely with internal and external auditors to support quarterly reviews and audits by providing timely accurate data and communication * Maintain appropriate internal controls for areas of responsibility * Interact with Tax, Legal, Treasury and various other functions within the company to provide accounting advice, updates on change in the guidance, and support special projects * Lead statutory reporting for various legal entities * Assist with ad hoc research and other special projects Knowledge, Experience and Skills * BA or BS degree in accounting or equivalent and 8+ years of relevant experience * An MBA/CPA/Chartered Accountant qualification is preferred * Experience in biotech or pharmaceuticals industry a plus * Experience in multi-national organization a plus * Requires in depth knowledge of US GAAP and general accounting policies and procedures * Clear communicator (written and verbal) required * Proficiency with Microsoft tools (Excel, Outlook, and Word) required For jobs in the United States:As an equal opportunity employer, Gilead Sciences Inc. is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions regarding recruitment and selection will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability,genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or other non-job related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable federal, state and local laws. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may email@example.com assistance. For more information about equal employment opportunity protections, please view theEEO is the Lawposter. NOTICE: EMPLOYEE POLYGRAPH PROTECTION ACT YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACT PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION Our environment respects individual differences and recognizes each employee as an integral member of our company. Our workforce reflects these values and celebrates the individuals who make up our growing team. Gilead provides a work environment free of harassment and prohibited conduct. We promote and support individual differences and diversity of thoughts and opinion. For jobs in France:Conformment la Loi Informatique et Liberts (06/01/78), nous vous informons du fait que les donnes personnelles renseignes pourront faire l'objet d'un traitement informatique par Gilead et pourront tre transmises aux Organismes Sociaux. Par ailleurs, vous disposez d'un droit d'accs, de rectification et de suppression des donnes vous concernant. Vous pouvez exercer ce droit en contactant: FranceDataPrivacy@gilead.com For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.
• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 83827872 sanmateo